The Real Reason Your Eye Goes Twitchy

BY JAY FERRARI, A persistent eye twitch can be alarming, but here’s why getting stressed about it could only be making it worse Doctors call it benign fasciculation, that annoying, rippling feeling in your eyes that… what, signals a heart attack? Tells you a...

The regular eye tests that could save your sight

Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases causing optic nerve damage. The optic nerve carries images from the retina, which is the specialized light sensing tissue, to the brain so we can see. In glaucoma, eye pressure plays a role in damaging the delicate nerve fibers of...

Detecting AMD early key to preserving sight

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of severe visual loss in individuals over the age of 55. It affects the central retina, called the macula, which has a high concentration of light receptors that enable us to see detail for activities such as...
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