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Can a Macular Pucker Heal on its Own?

A macular pucker is scar tissue that has formed on the eye’s macula, located in the center of the retina—your eye’s light-sensitive tissue. The…


December 26, 2018

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Understanding How Your Eyes Work

Your eye works in a similar way to a camera. When you look at an object, light reflected from the object enters the eyes through…


December 16, 2018

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What Causes Cataracts?

A cataract is a common condition in which a normally clear eye lens becomes cloudy, causing blurry vision similar to looking through a foggy window.


December 9, 2018

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Glaucoma Definition

Glaucoma is defined as a group of eye diseases characterized by damage to the optic nerve, usually due to excessively high intraocular pressure (IOP). If…


December 2, 2018

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Diabetic Eye Disease Treatment

Diabetes is a chronic condition associated with abnormally high levels of sugar (glucose) in the blood. It is the result of a body not producing…


November 25, 2018

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Importance of Eye Exams

Eye exams aren’t just for people who have vision problems. An annual eye exam is important for everyone—no matter age or physical health—to maintain healthy…


November 18, 2018

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Winter Eye Protection

With winter just around the corner, it’s important to know how to protect your eyes during this season. When the days are cloudy and cold,…


November 11, 2018

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What is Done During a Routine Eye Exam?

Routine eye exams are important for your overall health and well-being. If it’s been a while since you’ve visited your eye doctor, or you’ve never…


November 4, 2018

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Glaucoma Signs and Symptoms

Do you know if you have glaucoma? Glaucoma can affect anyone, but most often occurs in men and women over the age of 40.


October 28, 2018

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Dry Eye and Glaucoma

Dry eye and glaucoma commonly occur together. As people age, dry eye syndrome becomes more common, just as glaucoma does. Studies suggest that 40% to…


October 21, 2018