Glaucoma drug

Glaucoma drug may have potential to treat Alzheimer’s disease A drug which is used to treat the common eye disease glaucoma may have potential as a treatment for Alzheimer’s disease, according to scientists at UCL. In trials on rats, the drug brimonidine,...

8 Kitchen Eye Safety Tips

8 Kitchen Eye Safety Tips While it’s true that good nutrition is essential for long-term eye health, there can also be a more direct connection between food and kitchen eye safety. Make sure you know how to keep your eyes safe in the kitchen before you spend...

5 smart steps to preserving

5 smart steps to preserving brain health (BPT) – Everyone knows aerobic exercise gets the heart pumping and lifting weights keeps muscles strong. But when it comes to keeping the brain healthy, most people are unsure what to do. As you age, brain health and...

A senior-friendly workout

A senior-friendly workout to improve movement A senior-friendly workout to improve movement and prevent injury (BPT) – Exercise is good for everyone, but seniors with mobility or balance issues may wonder what kind of exercise they can do that will be safe, easy...

Macular Degeneration: What Happens

What Happens to Your Eyes as You Age? (Timeline) This is a little infographic showing what happens to our vision as we age. As you age, vision skills develop and degenerate along with other body parts. For instance, your eyesight may function differently than it did...
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