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Eye Health Blog

Our eye health blog answers your most pressing questions about eye care, vision and common eye ailments.

You might suffer from dry eye — and wonder how you can prevent it. Maybe you’re planning to get cataract surgery and want to know what to expect. Or you might just be looking to change up your diet to include more types of food that promote eye health.

Whatever your needs, our eye health blog can empower you with insights to inform your decisions.

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10 Questions To Ask Your Doctor If You Have Macular Degeneration

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Finding out that you have age-related macular degeneration is difficult. At this point, your best options are to learn as much as you can about the condition and to prepare for what lays ahead....

Treatments for Macular Degeneration

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Even with today’s advancements, macular degeneration cannot be 100% cured. However, there are several treatment options that can help slow down the disease’s progression to prevent severe vision...

How Can I Proactively Prevent Macular Degeneration?

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Age-related macular degeneration is the leading cause of blindness among the elderly. The condition often starts after the age of 60 and slowly causes patients to lose their central vision until...

What Are The Complications Associated With Macular Degeneration?

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Being diagnosed with macular degeneration can be quite disheartening. The condition is not curable as of yet and can make various everyday tasks much more difficult. Aside from the loss of...

What Are The Stages of Macular Degeneration?

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Like most progressive diseases, macular degeneration or age related macular degeneration (AMD) also has a few stages. The condition almost always starts out as dry macular degeneration before it...

Symptoms of Macular Degeneration

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Age related macular degeneration or AMD often manages to go unnoticed until it becomes a severe problem. One of the main symptoms of this condition is a blurring in the center of your vision. In...

Caring for Macular Degeneration

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Macular degeneration occurs when the macula, the small central part of the retina, deteriorates as a person grows older. This condition is considered to be the most prominent cause of vision loss...

Diabetes and the Eyes

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Regular visits to an ophthalmologist are highly recommended for those who have diabetes. High levels of blood sugar increases the risk of various eye and vision related problems. In reality, high...

Choosing the Right Ophthalmologist

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Choosing the right ophthalmologist is one of the most important decisions you can make in your health care. Your future of eye health and your valuable sense of sight depend on your choice and...

How Glaucoma is Diagnosed

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  Glaucoma is a type of eye disease where the pressure within the eye is greatly increased. The high pressure results in a buildup of fluid within the eye and over time, lead to a damaged...

What to Expect from a General Eye Exam

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Regular eye exams, performed by a qualified professional, are an essential part of your eye care routine. A thoroughly designed eye examination consists of various standard tests that are...

Choosing Multifocal IOLs

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After the removal of the cloudy lens, the next step of cataract surgery is to restore the patient’s vision. For those who do not want to wear contact lenses or eyeglasses, multifocal IOLs are the...