National Eye Health Week

National Eye Health Week: How to keep your peepers in great condition.. and things to avoid BY DAILYRECORD.CO.UK ASIDE from brushing on mascara before a night out or a trip to the optician, we don’t pay our peepers as much attention as our skin and hair. How to keep...

Diabetic Eye Injection: A Shot for Life

Diabetic Eye Injection: A Shot for Life DALLAS (Ivanhoe Newswire) – Diabetic retinopathy is the leading cause of blindness in American adults. Partially because it is often missed until it is too late. Now, a new treatment is helping save patients’ sight....

New retinal implants seek to improve eye sight

New retinal implants seek to improve eye sight For the 15 million Americans who have been diagnosed with macular degeneration, vision deteriorates slowly. From the center of the eye out, it’s the leading cause of blindness and there is no cure. Now, a new...

Vision impairment linked to worse quality of life

Vision impairment linked to worse quality of life By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) – While vision impairment can lead to lower quality of life on its own, the negative impact on daily activities may be even more pronounced for people who also suffer from other...

Falls in the Elderly: Deadly But Preventable

Falls in the Elderly: Deadly But Preventable Here are steps you can take to reduce your risk. About 1 in 3 seniors over age 65 experience a fall over the course of a year. By Ronan Factora, M.D. One sentinel event often overlooked in aging individuals is a fall. About...
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