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Latest Intraocular pressure Stories

2011-12-21 11:50:00

Toxic Anterior Segment Syndrome (TASS) is a rare but sight threatening complication of cataract surgery.

How Does Space Flight Impact Astronauts' Eyes And Vision?
2011-11-03 13:30:20

A new study sponsored by NASA finds that space flights lasting six months or more can cause a spectrum of changes in astronauts' visual systems.

Physical Fitness Could Have Positive Impact On Eye Health
2011-10-25 03:11:39

According to a recently published scientific paper, higher levels of physical exercise appear to have a long-term beneficial impact on low ocular perfusion pressure (OPP), an important risk factor for glaucoma.

2011-09-29 14:34:22

Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide.

2011-08-17 10:08:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Many Americans suffer from diabetes and hypertension and, according to a study by researchers at the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center, these individuals may have an increased risk of developing open-angle glaucoma (OAG). Joshua D.

2011-08-11 06:43:10

By studying a mouse model, researchers have obtained new insights about glaucoma, the second most common cause of blindness in the United States.

2011-05-10 14:11:17

Elevated pressure inside the eye, cornea thinning, and visual field loss are all markers that glaucoma may progress.


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  • One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.
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