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Airline pilots have an increased risk of nuclear cataracts compared with non-pilots, and that risk is associated with cumulative exposure to cosmic radiation. Commercial airline pilots are reported ...


In a large prospective study of physicians followed over 14 years, Schaumberg et al. found that greater adult height and a pattern of abdominal adiposity were each independent risk factors for catarac ...


The statins are associated with a lower incidence of nuclear cataract, the most common type of age-related cataract. Statins are widely used to decrease serum cholesterol for cardiovascular disease ...


Long-term daily multivitamin supplement use may lower cataract risk in men, according to a study of nearly 15,000 male physicians published in Ophthalmology, the journal of the American Academy of Oph ...


Regeneron has announced that detailed one-year results from the VIEW 1 and VIEW 2 phase 3 studies of Aflibercept ( Eylea ) injection, published in the journal Ophthalmology. Eylea, for the treatmen ...


A new study published in the Journal of the American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus ( AAPOS ) suggests that the biologic agent Adalimumab ( Humira ) may be a viable treatment o ...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has accepted for priority review the supplemental biologics license application ( sBLA ) for Eylea ( Aflibercept ) injection for the treatment of diabetic reti ...


In September 2014, the FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) granted Eylea ( Aflibercept ) injection Breakthrough Therapy designation for the treatment of diabetic retinopathy in patients with diabetic ...


Eylea ( Aflibercept ) injection has been recommended for approval by the European Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use ( CHMP ) for the treatment of visual impairment due to macular edema s ...