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Study: Games can improve vision of adults with lazy eye

published 2577 days, 17 hours, 4 minutes ago posted by Pedro CubiasPedro Cubias 2579 days, 14 hours, 44 minutes ago
Wednesday, September 29, 2010 4:44:49 AM GMT Monday, September 27, 2010 7:03:51 AM GMT

Kids with amblyopia, or "lazy eye" as it's commonly known, are familiar with the treatment/ritualistic torture of having a patch put over the good eye and being made to read, in order to strengthen the weaker eye. This doesn't work as well for adults with the condition -- unless they're playing video games while patched.

category: industry | clicked: 0 | | source: www.joystiq.com | show counter code
tags: 3d, amblyopia, experiment, lazy eye, medical, study, treatment

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