Conjunctiva

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Allergic conjunctivitis on rise due to dry heat

PUNE: An itchy eye around this time of the season should not be neglected. There has been a perceptible rise in the number of patients suffering from allergic conjunctivitis, which starts with an itchy sensation in the eye followed by redness, swelling ... [Published Times of India - 3 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Research and Markets Adds Report: Sustained Release Ocular Drug Delivery Systems

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Sustained Release Ocular Drug Delivery Systems" report to its offerings. In a release, Research and Markets noted that report highlights include:Given the intricacy of the anatomy and physiology ... [Published Individual.com - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Findings from Columbia University in the Area of Stem Cells Reported

(NewsRx) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Stem Cell Week -- Fresh data on Stem Cell Research are presented in a new report. According to news reporting originating in New York City, New York, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "The objective ... [Published NewsRX - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

ASCRS issues clinical alert on eye-whitening procedure

 A n elective eye-whitening surgical procedure for the cosmetic treatment of chronic red eyes has been introduced and practiced in East Asia and hasalso been offered in the U.S. This procedure, known as regional conjunctivectomy with mitomycin-C (MMC) ... [Published Eye World - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Dr. Sprott: Frequent blinking has many causes

By Dr. Kendell Sprott/For The Star-LedgerQ. I have a 12-year-old daughter who over the past six months has started to blink a lot more frequently. She doesn’t complain of anything and doesn’t seem to notice it. I think it happens more when she’s anxious, ... [Published New Jersey Online - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Eye'll take a chance on the ocean: Surfer uses the sea to sort out problem with his vision

A 61-year-old surfer found an unorthodox cure for his eye condition - dipping his head under the water while surfing a 30 foot wave.The adventurous surfer was suffering from a condition called pterygium- also known as ‘surfer’s eye’.The irritating ailment ... [Published TNT Magazine - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Technology: Dry Eye Disease Devices

BUSINESS: technology BUSINESStechnologyThese devices facilitate diagnosis and patient education. APRIL JASPER, O.D.T he diagnosis and treatment of dry eye disease (DED) enables us to positively change these patients’ lives, while increasing our bottom ... [Published Optometric Management - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Care for itchy eyes

When you find yourself rubbing your eyes in irritation due to dust, smoke or other external factors, it is prudent to take preventive measures against allergic conjunctivitis, urges Dr Niranjan K Pehere.Conjunctiva is a thin transparent film covering ... [Published Deccan Herald - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 2 reports

Samoa Pink Eye Outbreak Extends School Closings

[ Life ]An outbreak of conjunctivitis, more commonly known as pink eye, has prompted the South Pacific U.S. unincorporated territory of American Samoa to keep most of its schools closed through the week. At least 2,400 students and teachers have contracted ... [Published WebProNews - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 3 reports

Health Tip: Is it Pinkeye?

(HealthDay News) -- Pink eye (conjunctivitis) is a common, often highly infectious inflammation of the conjunctiva, the eye's outermost layer and inside of the eyelid.The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention mentions these common symptoms of ... [Published Medbroadcast - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Subconjunctival Hemorrhage (Bleeding in Eye)

Medical Treatment Next Steps Outlook Web Links Multimedia The conjunctiva is the thin, moist, transparent membrane that covers the white part of the eye (called the sclera) and the inside of the eyelids. The conjunctiva is the outermost protective coating ... [Published eMedicine Health - Apr 10 2014]
Entities: Conjunctiva, Membrane
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Surfer Treats His Own Eye Problem with Giant Wave

By Bahar Gholipour, Staff WriterDate: 08 April 2014 Time: 02:07 PM ETThe surfer (top left, on yellow and red board) overbalancing while riding a roughly 30-foot (10 meters) wave at Waimea Bay. He momentarily dipped his face into the water while travelling ... [Published LiveScience.com - Apr 08 2014]

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The treatment includes use of mild steroids, anti-histamine and sodium cromoglycate. "Allergic conjunctivitis is mostly seen in children in the age group of four to 10 years. I see around three to four cases every day. Mild steroids are prescribed to patients with acute attack and anti-histamines are given in long term treatment. Patients may get relief in three to four days, but they should complete the treatment. Discontinuing the treatment can result in relapse" said Aditya Kelkar, eye surgeon of National Institute of Ophthalmology
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"I was fortunate to be around at the right moment. It was very exciting."
"He momentarily dipped his face into the water while travelling at top speed, but was able to recover his balance and continue surfing the wave" said Dr. Thomas Campbell, a medical officer at Brisbane's Princess Alexandra Hospital, in the report...

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Allergic conjunctivitis on rise due to dry heat [Published Times of India - 3 hours ago]
Research and Markets Adds Report: Sustained Rel... [Published Individual.com - 23 hours ago]
Kinematics of Visually-Guided Eye Movements [Published PLoS medicine - Apr 21 2014]
Findings from Columbia University in the Area o... [Published NewsRX - Apr 18 2014]
ASCRS issues clinical alert on eye-whitening pr... [Published Eye World - Apr 17 2014]
At the beginning, success had many fathers [Published Eye World - Apr 17 2014]
Management of ocular cicatricial pemphigoid [Published Eye World - Apr 17 2014]
Dr. Sprott: Frequent blinking has many causes [Published New Jersey Online - Apr 17 2014]
Global Sustained Release Ocular Drug Delivery S... [Published Individual.com - Apr 16 2014]
Sustained Release Ocular Drug Delivery Systems ... [Published MarketResearch.com - Apr 16 2014]
A Surfing Cure For Pterygium? Surfer Treats Eye... [Published Medical Daily - Apr 14 2014]
Eye'll take a chance on the ocean: Surfer uses ... [Published TNT Magazine - Apr 14 2014]
Technology: Dry Eye Disease Devices [Published Optometric Management - Apr 12 2014]
Care for itchy eyes [Published Deccan Herald - Apr 11 2014]
Surf's Up! Hawaiian surfer finds that big wave ... [Published Mail Online UK - Apr 11 2014]
Health Tip: Is it Pinkeye? [Published Medbroadcast - Apr 10 2014]
Implantable, refillable device provides sustain... [Published Orthopedics Today - Apr 10 2014]
Control Flies and Vaccinate to Keep Pink Eye Un... [Published The Beef Site - Apr 10 2014]
Health Tip: Is it Pinkeye? [Published Yahoo! Health News - Apr 10 2014]
Subconjunctival Hemorrhage (Bleeding in Eye) [Published eMedicine Health - Apr 10 2014]
Health Tip: Is it Pinkeye? [Published Health Finder - Apr 10 2014]
Advances in Glaucoma Filtration Surgery [Published Glaucoma Today - Apr 10 2014]
ALLERGAN : Patent Issued for Extended Release B... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 10 2014]
Allergan : Patent Issued for Methods of Providi... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 10 2014]
Samoa Pink Eye Outbreak Extends School Closings [Published WebProNews - Apr 10 2014]
Samoa Pink Eye Outbreak Extends School Closings [Published WebProNews Feed - Apr 10 2014]
Retinal Management of Dropped Lens As a Complic... [Published Retinal Physician - Apr 09 2014]
Surfer Treats His Own Eye Problem with Giant Wave [Published LiveScience.com - Apr 08 2014]
Summer diseases: What you need to know [Published Rappler - Apr 05 2014]
Update: Pink Eye epidemic causes schools to close [Published SamoaNews.com - Apr 05 2014]
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