Common Causes Of Double Vision

fizkes/Shutterstock By Andra Picincu/Aug. 30, 2021 8:17 pm EDT Dry eyes, infections, cataracts, or even diabetes are all potential causes of double vision, according to Stanford Health Care. Also known as diplopia, this condition can affect one or both eyes and may come and go. Since you are seeing two images […]

Tropical cyclone exposure linked to rise in hospitalizations from many causes for older adults

An increase in overall hospitalizations was reported for older adults in the week following exposure to a tropical cyclone, according to a new study by researchers at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University’s Earth Institute and colleagues at Colorado State University and Harvard T. H. Chan School […]

Tracking down the causes of heart attack

Heart attacks strike suddenly and have a range of different triggers. Researchers from Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin and the German Centre for Cardiovascular Research (DZHK) were able to uncover a further underlying cause. Studying arterial deposits (plaque) in patients with acute coronary syndrome, the researchers found that, in some patients, […]