Macular Degeneration

22 Jun

Macular degeneration is the main cause of severe vision loss in older people.   Here are 6 preventive tips: Don’t smoke Wear sunglasses Eat kale and spinach Exercise Eat fish and nuts Keep your weight down to avoid diabetes Source:  Harvard … Read More »

Glaucoma

27 Jul

Glaucoma occurs when pressure inside the eye damages the optic nerve. Symptoms normally don’t appear until the disease’s later stages, and can include a loss of peripheral vision or blind spots. Risk factors include diabetes, corticosteroid use and having a … Read More »