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Nurturing Retinal Health: Lifestyle Choices That Promote Optimal Vision

Have you ever wondered how exactly the parts of the eye work together to function? Think of the eye as a camera. The iris, the…

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February 18, 2024

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The 5 Common Retina Diseases-Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Options

The purpose of the retina is to capture the light that enters the eye and then convert that light energy into an electrical signal that…

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February 11, 2024

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Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)- Types, Risk Factors, Prevention Strategies

The retina is essential for the overall function of your eye. When the retina is damaged, neurons die off, blood vessels leak and the brain…

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February 4, 2024

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Protecting Your Eyes from UV Radiation-Tips for Retinal Health

Ultraviolet radiation is invisible to the human eye. The longer the eyes are left unprotected and exposed to ultraviolet radiation, whether from artificial light or…

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January 25, 2024

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Macular Holes-Causes, Diagnosis, and Surgical Interventions

A comprehensive eye exam at Associated Retina Consultants can detect many underlying eye conditions and diseases that you may not even be aware you have…

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January 18, 2024

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Retinitis Pigmentosa- A Genetic Perspective on Retina Degeneration

Retinitis pigmentosa is a class of diseases involving progressive degeneration of the retina and comprises a large group of inherited vision disorders. Retinitis pigmentosa causes…

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January 11, 2024

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Retinal Detachment: Causes, Signs, and Emergency Treatment

Retinal detachment is a serious eye condition that requires emergency treatment to ensure vision is not lost. Left untreated can result in total blindness. When…

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January 4, 2024

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Retina Care for the Aging Eyes-Navigating Challenges and Solutions

Virtually every visual function shows declining performance due to increased age. Age-related eye diseases that affect the retina include age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and…

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December 25, 2023

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Top 5 Common Retina Diseases: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Options

Eye floaters, flashes of light, blurred vision, blind spots in central vision, distortions in vision such as straight lines that appear wavy, halos around lights,…

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December 18, 2023

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Retinal Vein Occlusion (RVO): Understanding the Impact on Vision

Diagnosis of serious sight-threatening eye conditions is based upon a retinal examination; retina exams detect damage to the retina before you even notice any visual…

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December 11, 2023