Retina implants could replace eye drops for progressive retinal disease

It’s the latest development in the battle between the world’s largest and most expensive medical device makers and a rapidly evolving and rapidly growing body of research suggesting they’re a better fit for many of us.The latest, from a team of researchers at Columbia University in New York, is an implant that monitors the blood […]

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New research shows that people with cytomegaly can have more than two retinal detachment flukes

The term cytomyelitis is used to describe the disease in which the rods of the retina become detached from the surrounding white matter.The disorder can lead to nerve damage, loss of vision and paralysis.Researchers have found that people who have a retinal detached fluke have about two more retinal detachments per 100 people than people […]

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