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Study finds certain drugs used to treat eye diseases excreted into human breast milk

Certain drugs used to treat retinal diseases are excreted into breast milk, raising possible safety concerns for developing infants, suggests a first-of-its-kind study led by St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto and published in Ophthalmology. Ranibizumab and aflibercept are medications used to treat several retinal diseases. They contain an agent called anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (anti-VEGF), […]

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Health hazard: effect of tear gas should not be underestimated

Severe irritation of the mucous membranes: effect of the pepper sprays don’t underestimate The effect of tear gas: pepper spray, CS or tear gas should not be underestimated. Health experts warn of severe irritation of the mucous membrane. The symptoms can sometimes persist for weeks. In extreme cases, such Sprays can have life-threatening consequences. Serious […]

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Glasses, lens, implant, eye doctor explains what lack of vision helps best

Around 40 million Germans suffer from a refractive error. The most frequently-sightedness, presbyopia or night blindness are short. Eye doctor Christoph Eckert explained for each Problem, the appropriate treatment option. 1. Short-sightedness Short-sightedness is anything other than a symptom of old age: especially in children and young people this eyes takes disease dramatically, as eye […]