New Stem Cell Treatment Gives Blind Patients Ability To ReadA revolutionary new stem cell treatment is giving doctors hope of developing a cure for blindness within the next five years.
Gene Therapy Cure For Blindness Gets $850K Price TagThe one-time injection will cost patients $425,000 per eye and reverses the disease called retinal dystrophy.
Scientists Warn Consumers About Parasitic Worms From FloridaFederal scientists are warning consumers about parasitic worms found in an invasive eel species that's made a home in Florida.
CrossFit Friends To Raise Awareness, Money For Visually ImpairedFour-year-old Colton Mopsick has what he calls “special eyes”. “He has something called aniridia, it basically means the absence of an iris, but it also means the rest of his eye didn’t develop,” said Colton’s mother Helen Mopsick.
Report: Glaucoma Linked To Some Allergy MedicationsFor some, living in South Florida is synonymous with living with allergies, and now new reports indicates that some medications could possibly lead to blindness.