Welcome to Avoid Eye Strain
The purpose of Avoid Eye Strain is to highlight the causes and symptoms of the often very painful condition of eye strain. We aim to provide advice on reliving the pain and discomfort it can cause, and provide information on treatments and othe eye conditions.
We have tried to make this site as user friendly as possible, please use the links on the menu above or on the right hand side. We have also included links to other pages at the bottom of most pages through out this site.
If you would like to contribute to the site with a useful link, or story about your condition or treatments please let us know.
Links to eye related news stories:
InSite Vision Announces Date for Annual Stockholder Meeting
InSite Vision Incorporated , a company developing ophthalmic products for unmet eye care needs, today announced that the company?s 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held at 10:00 a.m.
Preschoolers Need Eye Screening, Experts Say
Title: Preschoolers Need Eye Screening, Experts Say Category: Health News Created: 12/19/2014 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 12/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
Henderson Eye and Vision Care Practice Moves to New Green Valley Facility
Dr. Helga F. Pizio, a cataract surgeon in Las Vegas and the founder of New Eyes, a practice offering a variety of eye and vision care services from offices across Southern Nevada, is announcing that its ...
Common glaucoma drug reduces risk of vision loss
London, Dec 19 (IANS) A pressure-lowering eye drop has been found to greatly reduce the risk of vision loss in people with open angle glaucoma (OAG), one of the leading causes of blindness.
Most commonly prescribed glaucoma drug reduces risk of vision loss by more th...
?Medication to lower raised eye pressure has been used for decades as the main treatment for OAG to delay progressive vision loss. But, until now, the extent to which the most frequently prescribed class of pressure-lowering drugs (prostaglandin analogues) have a protective effect on vision was not known," explains the lead author of a new study. ?Our findings offer solid proof to patients and ...
The Lancet: Most commonly prescribed glaucoma drug reduces risk of vision los...
Prostaglandin analogue eye drops, the most commonly prescribed treatment for glaucoma, can greatly reduce risk of vision loss in people with open angle glaucoma, one of the leading causes of blindness, according to the first placebo-controlled trial to assess their vision-preserving effect published in The Lancet.