UNC Eye Kittner Family Distinguished Professor and Chair Donald L. Budenz, MD, MPH and international collaborators have published a pair of landmark papers describing the prevalence of blindness, visual impairment, and glaucoma in urban West Africa.
As you prepare to enjoy the warm weather and bright sunshine this summer, don't forget to protect your eyes as well.
UNC Eye would like to take a moment and sincerely thank North Carolina Lions and Lions Clubs International for their dedicated support, which has helped us provide leadership in patient care, education, and research over the past 23 years.
Taking omega-3 fatty acid supplements does not slow the progression of age-related macular degeneration, a newly published study finds. However, some people may benefit from taking lutein and zeaxanthin.
May is Healthy Vision Month: a perfect time to get your baseline eye disease screening by age 40!
Residents' Research Day, featuring the S. Dace McPherson, Jr. Memorial Lecture will be held June 15, 2013.
The American Academy of Ophthalmology has designated April as Sports Eye Safety Month
Seema Garg, MD, PhD spotlighted on UNC Chapel Hill main website as she talks about why AHEC is important to UNC and to the state.