Eye Diseases

Eye Diseases

Shocking Danger for Contact Lens Wearers

There has been an increase in recent years in the number of eye infections caused by the rare but dangerous…

Macular Degeneration

The Best Nutritional Defense Against Macular Degeneration

Nutrition is a widely accepted ally in the fight against macular degeneration, the leading cause of vision loss in the…

Eye Diseases

Blot Out That Sty on Your Eye

If you have a painful red or white bump on your eyelid, it’s most likely a sty. A sty occurs…

Eye Diseases

Better Vision in 6 Weeks or Less

Without New Glasses or Surgery If you’re over 40, it’s likely that you’re not seeing as well as when you were…

Cataracts

Getting Cataract Surgery? Avoid These Totally Unnecessary Tests

Some doctors take surprising precautions with a simple, safe and quick outpatient surgery. We’re talking about cataract surgery, which takes…

Macular Degeneration

If You Have Heart Disease, You May Have Silent Macular Degeneration

Macular degeneration is one of the most common causes of vision loss in adults age 50 and older, yet there often…

Glaucoma

How to Prevent Glaucoma Vision Loss Before It’s Too Late

Imagine that, as you read this on your computer screen, the many pixels on the screen begin to stop working,…

Macular Degeneration

Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Let These Strategies Keep You Active and Happy

Can you imagine what it is like to see crisply and clearly with your own eyes after decades of blur…

Glaucoma

Prevent Glaucoma with a Folate Supplement

Glaucoma is an insidious disease—literally happening before your very eyes undetected, having virtually no symptoms until, in a blink, you’ve…

Cataracts

Questions to Ask Before Cataract Surgery

While most people come away from cataract surgery feeling satisfied, a friend was recently disappointed by his results. He thought…

Eye Diseases

Beware of Eye Floaters: They Could Signal a Retinal Tear or Detachment

If you have ever noticed a few tiny dots, blobs, squiggly lines or cobweblike images drifting across your field of…

Macular Degeneration

Aerobic Exercise Protects Eyes from Macular Degeneration and Other Retina Problems

Even for people with healthy eyes, protecting eyesight should be a primary concern. That's because as we age, we are…

Macular Degeneration

Simple Recipe to Avoid Age-Related Macular Degeneration Vision Loss

Wear sunglasses to the farmer’s market -- that’s my take on what to do with the results of a new…

Macular Degeneration

Save Your Eyesight—New Ways to Slow, Stop and Perhaps Even Reverse Vision-Robbing Macular Degeneration

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the most common cause of vision loss in people over age 55, has always been considered…

Eye Diseases

Cool, New-Tech Tools Help Color Blindness

Is your meat rare or well-done? Do your clothes match, or do they clash? People who are color blind tend…