August 2, 2021

Finding helps explain how baseball players can connect with a 100-mph fastball and how the rest of us manage everyday tasks.

August 2, 2021

UW Medicine ophthalmologist and cornea specialist Michele Lee on artificial tears, goggles and staying indoors.

September 9, 2020

Researchers are able to visualize the retina's function at the cellular level, which will help accelerate cures for blinding diseases.

Creating the myopia glasses
April 30, 2020

Nearsightedness, or myopia, affects billions of people worldwide.

Light bulb
February 20, 2020

Researchers said the wavelengths at sunrise and sunset have the biggest impact to brain centers that regulate our circadian clock and our mood and alertness. Their study was published Feb. 20 in Current Biology. 

February 20, 2020

New study describes science behind best lights to affect sleep, mood and learning.

October 28, 2019

UW Medicine and Kaiser Permanente researchers to study whether degenerative eye diseases offer clues to who will develop Alzheimer’s.

Woman on her cell phone
June 26, 2019

Having trouble sleeping? If you use your phone around your bedtime, that could be why. Electronic devices emit blue light. It's part of any bright, white light, like the sun.

Angie Karalis Johnson and Russ Van Gelder tour the Karalis Johnson Retina Center
January 8, 2019

The Karalis Johnson Retina Center opened at UW Medicine’s South Lake Union campus in 5,000-plus square feet of space.


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