What Do I Need to Know if I Have Diabetic Retinopathy?
If you have diabetes, you are more likely to experience other health conditions. High blood sugar damages blood vessels, even in the eye. If blood vessels are damaged in the eye, you may be diagnosed with diabetic retinopathy. This eye condition is dangerous to your sight and requires special attention. Keep reading to learn what… Read More
Did You Know That February Is Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month?
February is Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month. The American Academy of Ophthalmology has designated an entire month to observe the dangerous nature of AMD. There’s a good reason for this. Age-related macular degeneration is the reason for significant vision loss in more than 11 million people in the U.S. alone. That number is expected to… Read More
Why Are My Eyes So Dry and Itchy?
Dry and itchy eyes are a common ailment for many people all over the world. These symptoms can be attributed to a wide variety of eye problems, ranging from mild irritations to serious problems. The only way to know for sure what is happening with your eyes is to see an eye care professional. Book… Read More
5 Signs You May Have A Cataract
With age, it’s common to start developing more health problems. This is even common when it comes to your vision and cataracts. It’s almost inevitable that you’ll eventually develop cataracts as part of the aging process. The experience can be frightening and confusing, but there is good news. You can have your cataracts removed during… Read More
February Is Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month
Welcome to the second month of the year! This month, we would like to draw your attention to a lesser-known problem called macular degeneration. Macular degeneration or AMD could be affecting your vision without you knowing it. This is a common problem, affecting as many as 11 million people in the U.S. alone. AMD is… Read More