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February is Macular Degeneration Awareness Month

February 25th, 2019|Categories: Retina Disorders|

Age-related macular degeneration is a common condition which many of us have never heard of. In the US alone, it’s estimated that over 9 million people suffer from it. This number is expected to double by the year 2050.  Macular degeneration is also the leading cause of blindness [...]

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

January 28th, 2019|Categories: Glaucoma Treatment|

With good reason, January has been declared the Glaucoma Awareness month — the stealth sight-stealing disease. What is Glaucoma? Glaucoma is a group of eye diseases that gradually, painlessly, and quietly damages the eye’s optic nerve, resulting in vision loss or blindness. Think of the optic nerve as [...]

Headaches and Eye Diseases: Are They Connected?

January 21st, 2019|Categories: Vision Care|

We all get headaches, but do we know that it is eye diseases that can cause them? The headaches are very common and can last for a few seconds or be a persistent problem. Persistent headaches which feel like they are behind the eyes may be connected to [...]

Some of the Causes of Blurred Vision

December 24th, 2018|Categories: Vision Care|

There are many reasons why you may begin to experience blurred vision. Some of them are serious medical conditions, while others may not be a cause for concern. Regardless, if you have consistent blurred vision, it is wise to consult a medical professional who can assess your condition. [...]

What You Should Know About Care After Glaucoma Surgery

December 10th, 2018|Categories: Glaucoma Treatment|

After glaucoma surgery, there are several things patients ought to be aware of to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Our eyes are delicate organs and deserve to be treated with the utmost care and appreciation, especially after a surgical operation. Glaucoma is a common diagnosis in the world of [...]

What Causes Watery Eyes?

November 12th, 2018|Categories: Vision Care|

We have all suffered from watery eyes at some point in our lives. It can happen when we laugh, yawn, or spend too much time in front of a computer screen. However, often we do not know why it happens. Tears are produced to keep our eyes lubricated [...]