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Channel NewsAsia
Cataract surgery tied to lower risk of early death for older womenwith age, and by age 80 roughly half of Americans either have cataracts or have
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
with age, and by age 80 roughly half of Americans either have cataracts or have had cataract surgery, according to the National Eye Institute. Women in the current study were 71 years old, on average, and were part of the Women’s Health... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Drug giant Novartis is going after a $5 billion eye-drug marketmacular degeneration is a disease that's a leading cause of vision loss in the
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
macular degeneration is a disease that's a leading cause of vision loss in the US in people over 50, according to the National Eye Institute. It affects more than 2 million Americans, blurring their vision and making it harder to drive, read,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Drug giant Novartis is going after a $5 billion eye-drug marketmacular degeneration is a disease that's a leading cause of vision loss in the
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
macular degeneration is a disease that's a leading cause of vision loss in the US in people over 50, according to the National Eye Institute. It affects more than 2 million Americans, blurring their vision and making it harder to drive, read,... Read more
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Business Insider
Drug giant Novartis is going after a $5 billion eye-drug marketmacular degeneration is a disease that's a leading cause of vision loss in the
Business Insider / Posted 11 days ago
macular degeneration is a disease that's a leading cause of vision loss in the US in people over 50, according to the National Eye Institute. It affects more than 2 million Americans, blurring their vision and making it harder to drive, read,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
5 things to know about cataractsDoctors Circle in Wilmington. By our eighth decade, cataracts will affect more
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 days ago
Doctors Circle in Wilmington. By our eighth decade, cataracts will affect more than half of all Americans, according to the National Eye Institute, a part of the National Institutes of Health. There are, however, some things to keep in mind as your... Read more
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Business Wire
Graybug Vision to Participate in Upcoming Industry Conferencesand protein from the vessels, causes retinal degeneration and leads to severe a
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
and protein from the vessels, causes retinal degeneration and leads to severe and rapid loss of vision. According to the National Eye Institute, the prevalence of wet AMD among adults 40 years or older in the U.S. alone is estimated at 1.75... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Penn researchers use genetic variations to disprove common views of raceNational Eye Institute / CC 2.0 A new study in genetics supports findings that
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 29 days ago
National Eye Institute / CC 2.0 A new study in genetics supports findings that debunk socially accepted views of race, evolution and the origins of human life. And a Penn professor is right at the center of it. Sarah Tishkoff, a Genetics and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Expert helps seniors preserve eyesightaffliction is cataracts, a clouding of the lens inside the eye that starts deve
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted a month ago
affliction is cataracts, a clouding of the lens inside the eye that starts developing after age 50. According to the National Eye Institute, 24 million Americans have cataracts, with two thirds of those 80 and older having the... Read more

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