Eye Diseases

Vision

Can We Say Good-Bye to Reading Glasses?

When it comes to signs of aging, different people have different pet peeves. Some of us really don’t like those…

Pink Eye

Homemade Poultice for Pinkeye

If your eye is red, watery and itchy, you may have allergies or just some dust in your eye. But…

Glaucoma

Birth Control Pills Linked to Glaucoma

Were you ever on the Pill...or has a woman you love ever taken oral contraceptives? If so, you need to…

Eye Diseases

Many Doctors Treat Uveitis the Wrong Way

You suddenly find that you can’t see so well, your eye is red and has a stinging sensation, so you…

Macular Degeneration

Slow Down Macular Degeneration With IV Nutrient Therapy

Imagine sitting back in a comfortable chair in your holistic physician’s office and providing your body with such a boost…

Glaucoma

Don’t Let Glaucoma Steal Your Sight

My eagle-eyed neighbor likes to crow about the fact that, at 60-something, she still doesn’t need glasses for reading or…

Vision

Drugs That Harm Your Eyes—and the Steps You Can Take to Protect Your Vision…

When it comes to drug side effects, among the most widely recognized are nausea, fatigue, headache and dizziness. What often…

Eye Diseases

Caffeine: All-Natural Solution for Dry Eyes

Gritty, scratchy eyes that burn—that’s the norm for the four million Americans who suffer from dry eye syndrome. But new…

Eye Diseases

Heal Your Eyes: Stye Remedies and More Natural Eye Cures

The discomfort we suffer from a stye in the eye and other eye conditions can be treated naturally at home. Best overall remedy:…

Cataracts

Cataract Surgery Linked to Longer Life

Over the course of the past year, my 70-something neighbor Harold went from being a social butterfly to a recluse.…

Eye Diseases

Relief for Dry Eyes

Dry eye syndrome sounds mild, but it’s not. Patients describe the sensation as scratchy, gravelly, grainy, burning and/or stinging. In…

Pink Eye

Quick Fix for Pinkeye

Quick fix for pinkeye -- and worth trying before calling your doctor: Place your thumb and index finger just below…

Eye Diseases

Your Eyes and Your Health

Next time you look in the mirror, make it a point to gaze deeply into your own eyes and take…

Cataracts

Avoid the Food that Causes Cataracts

Add other ways to prevent the serious complications of diabetes Diabetes is a slow and often "silent" disease. Most people…

Pink Eye

Pink Eye Primer

When to Wait and See, When to Call the Doctor Pink eye... the name perfectly describes it. You wake up…