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Alzheimer’s can be diagnosed with eye test

August 25th, 2012 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 24 (IANS) Now Alzheimer's can be diagnosed with a simple eye test, according to researchers.Trevor Crawford, psychologist from the Centre for Ageing Research, Lancaster University, said: "The diagnosis ... Read more...

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Controlling computers with simple eye movements

July 13th, 2012 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) Millions suffering from multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's, muscular dystrophy, spinal cord injuries, which impacts nerve cells and amputees may soon be able to interact with computers and ... Read more...

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Eye test may help to detect Alzheimer’s disease

July 18th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, July 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists say they are investigating a new simple eye test which promises to provide a way to detect Alzheimer’s disease. The approach has been carried out on ... Read more...

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Looking into eyes may help predict amputation risk in diabetics

March 27th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 27 (ANI): A simple eye test can be used to diagnose nerve damage associated with diabetes - the most common cause of foot ulcers and amputations.Nerve fibre damage is typically ... Read more...

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Indian origin scientist’s smartphone app for home eye tests

June 24th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 24 (ANI): Going to an eye clinic for a simple eye test may soon become passé, thanks to the efforts of an Indian-origin American scientist, who has developed a simple ... Read more...

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Simple eye test measures damage from multiple sclerosis

June 8th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 8 (ANI): Researchers from UT Southwestern Medical Center claim that a quick, painless eye measurement shows promise as a way to diagnose multiple sclerosis in its very early stages, and ... Read more...

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Simple eye test can detect mental disorders

January 27th, 2010 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 27 (IANS) A simple eye test can help diagnose inherited mental health conditions such as bipolar disorder or manic depression, according to new evidence. Monash University neuroscientist Steven Miller led a ... Read more...

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Scientists identify brain’s tiny timekeepers

October 26th, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 26 (IANS) How does your brain recall that you brush your teeth before you took a shower, and not the other way around? A study has now identified groups of ... Read more...

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Chinese graduates go under the knife to get job

March 3rd, 2009 - 10:35 am ICT by IANS
Hefei (China), March 3 (Xinhua) Appearance matters. That's what some job-seeking Chinese college graduates say. Tang Tingting is among 6.1 million Chinese college students who will graduate this year. She underwent cosmetic surgery to ... Read more...

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