Stargardt Disease Treatment
Juvenile Macular Degeneration


Stargardt disease is a juvenile version of macular degeneration, a disease wherein a genetic mutation causes protein to block nutrients from being delivered to and waste removed from the macula. The net effect of this damage directly impacts a person's visual acuity and color perception, which in many cases results in legal blindness.


Protanomaly and Protanopia | Understanding Red-Green Color Blindness
Protanomaly


Red-Green colorblindness is the most common type of inherited color blindness affecting approximately 6% of males and less than 1% of females. From those impacted by this abnormality a few cases are due to protanomaly and protanopia. What is the difference between the two?


Retinoblastoma Symptoms, Causes and Treatment
Retinoblastoma


Retinoblastoma is a relatively obscure cancer that affects the eye's retina that is most commonly expressed in children; however there have been known cases that have presented in adults as well. The object of this article is to shed some light on this disease and to discuss some basic related questions


Why is Apple Cider Vinegar Good for You and Your Vision?
Apple Cider Vinegar Benefits


The internet is riddled with stories promoting various home remedies claiming to have detoxifying value, weight loss and overall natural health benefits. One of these popular remedies is apple cider vinegar. Is there any merit to these claims?


Does Marijuana Really Help Treat Glaucoma?
Medical Marijuana


Medical marijuana has been promoted as an effective treatment option for certain diseases such as Glaucoma. In fact, researchers have focused their interest on active molecules in marijuana called cannabinoids which have shown positive results in treating glaucoma and other diseases.




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