Did you know you have the ability to control the health of your eyes? Follow these simple tips to prevent blindness through early detection and preventative measures.Topics and Subtopics: Eye Care
People often take their eye care for granted, but it is very important to take preventive steps to take care of your eyes. Children and adults should get their eyes examined once a year for vision, and should be conscious of changes in eye sight as this can be an indicator of other health issues such as diabetes, cardiovascular disorders and cancer. Common infections or issues of the eye include conjunctivitis or “pink eye”, cataracts, color blindness and macular degeneration.
According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, cataracts affect nearly 22 million Americans aged 40 and older. By age 80, more than half of all Americans have cataracts (clouding of the lens which impairs vision). A leading-edge procedure called Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery uses a laser to assist in the in the removal of your cataracts and restore vision precisely and accurately.Topics and Subtopics: Eye Care
A cataract is a clouding of the lens in the eye that affects vision. Most cataracts are related to aging. Cataracts are very common in older people. By age 80, more than half of all Americans either have a cataract or have had cataract surgery.Topics and Subtopics: Eye Care