How to Prevent Retina Imperfections

A group of experts has unveiled a solution to the visual disability epidemic that affects more than 400 million people worldwide.Retina is the term for the delicate and imperfections in the retina of the eye that are responsible for vision.This is why people often have a very bad vision when they have retinal damage.It’s a […]

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Iowa lawmaker to propose legislation banning ‘retinal tear’ treatment

Iowa State Representative Mark Lamberth is introducing a bill that would prohibit doctors from performing surgery to repair a “retinal wound.”Lamberth told WCPO-TV he has been hearing from constituents who have had eye surgeries after experiencing eye tears.He says a number of people are requesting that his bill include a “reasonable time frame” to allow […]

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When You Have a Mid-Retinal Vein Occlusion: A Patient Gets to See What Happens When You Are Exposed to the Internet

By Dr. Sarah Kohn and James WainwrightPublished March 05, 2018 12:45:11When you have a mid-retinal venous occlusive or venous thromboembolism, you may experience some of the following symptoms:Trouble seeing through the screen or video.Troubles hearing your voice.Tremor in your arm.Tingling sensations.Tightness in your back.Tiredness.A sudden sensation of warmth in your legs.Aching in your muscles.The sensation […]

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