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'Drishti' brightens lives of 800 cataract patients


The New Indian Express - Feb 19, 2017
KOCHI: More than 800 patients got their vision back in 2016-17 after undergoing cataract surgery under Project Drishti, the flagship CSR initiative of Bharat Financial Inclusion Limited (BFIL).Project Drishti was implemented in association with Canada ...
 

Jones Eye Clinic helps cataract patients with artificial lens


Sioux City Journal - Feb 19, 2017
SIOUX CITY -- Two years ago, Mark Brewer received the Tecnis Symfony intraocular lens, the first intraocular lens to provides cataract patients with an extended depth-of-focus, at Jones Eye Clinic. At age 40, Brewer, of Ponca, Nebraska, was diagnosed ...
 

Himalayan Cataract Project up for $100M grant


BurlingtonFreePress.com - Feb 17, 2017
The Chicago-based MacArthur Foundation announced this week that the Cataract Project was one of eight organizations chosen as semifinalists from among 1,904 proposals for the $100 million grant program. The foundation says the competition is for ...
 

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Cataract books

Stop Vision Loss Now!: Prevent and Heal Cataracts, Glaucoma, Macular Degeneration and Other Common Eye Disorders


by: Bruce Fife
Losing your eyesight is a frightening thought. Yet, every five seconds someone in the world goes blind. Most causes of visual impairment are caused by age-related diseases such as cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration, and diabetic retinopathy. Modern medicine has no cure for these conditions. Treatment usually involves managing the symptoms and attempting to slow the progression of the disease. In some cases surgery is an option, but there is always the danger of adverse side effects that can damage the eyes even further.
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Healing is Voltage: Healing Eye Diseases


by: MD, Jerry L Tennant MD
Healing Eye Diseases is a part of the Healing is Voltage series. Many eye diseases like macular degeneration, cataracts, glaucoma, and uveitis are believed to be incurable. However, using the Healing is Voltage paradigm, they can be reversed in most cases. This book discusses how it can be done.
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Second Suns: Two Trailblazing Doctors and Their Quest to Cure Blindness, One Pair of Eyes at a Time


by: David Oliver Relin
Now in paperback: a #1 New York Times–bestselling author’s gripping chronicle of “two doctors . . . bringing light to those in darkness” (Time)

The publisher will donate a portion of its proceeds on the sale of this book to the Himalayan Cataract Project.

 
Second Suns is the unforgettable true story of two very different doctors with a common mission: to rid the world of preventable blindness. Dr. Geoffrey Tabin was the high-achieving “bad boy” of his class at Harvard Medical School.
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Essentials of Cataract Surgery


by: Bonnie An Henderson MD FACS
The straightforward, concise, and easy-to-read reference manual which is equivalent to having the best instructor offering guidance on what to do next and how to avoid potential complications is now available in an updated Second Edition.

Essentials of Cataract Surgery, Second Edition comprehensively details every step of phacoemulsification cataract extraction surgery, from preoperative evaluation to intraoperative instruction to postoperative care. The basic elements of cataract surgery are presented in a clear and easy-to-read format.
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What are Cataracts?


Ocuport video explaining cataracts, and the affect of cataracts on vision. Optometry/ophthalmology patient education.
 

Get Rid of Cataract Naturally


Roughly 20 percent of all individuals over age 60 have at least early-stage cataracts, and by age 75, that number goes up to 80 percent. Cataracts typically ...
 

Cataract


Cataract is a common eye condition that affects millions of people. Everyone will get cataracts if they live long enough. Cataracts can cause blurriness, poor ...
 

Cataract - CRASH! Medical Review Series


Disclaimer: The medical information contained herein is intended for physician medical licensing exam review purposes only, and are not intended for diagnosis ...
 

Home Remedies for Cataract


Roughly 20 percent of all individuals over age 60 have at least early-stage cataracts, and by age 75, that number goes up to 80 percent. Cataracts typically ...