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AMD Support Group 2019

If you or a loved one have been diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration (AMD), joining a support group may be one of the most beneficial…

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January 30, 2018

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How Does Diabetes Affect Your Eyes?

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

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January 28, 2018

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Vision Therapy

Like any other skill, visual skills are developed as we grow. Since they are developed, they can generally be improved by therapy if they are…

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January 21, 2018

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What Causes Retinal Tears and Detachments?

Retinal tears and detachments occur when the retina (the inner lining of the eye) is damaged. The retina is the thin layer of light-sensing nerve…

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January 16, 2018

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Retinoscopy

If you are having an issue with your vision, you may be suffering from a refractive error. To better determine if your eyes are affected…

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January 9, 2018

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The Importance of Eye Exams as You Age

At Associated Retina Consultants, we recommend annual eye exams for all our patients. Regular eye exams are an important part of protecting your vision. Taking…

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January 2, 2018

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Macular Degeneration Tests

Macular degeneration is a deterioration or breakdown of the eye’s macula. The macula is a small area in the retina responsible for your central vision,…

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December 24, 2017

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Chronic Dry Eye

Chronic dry eye is a medical disease that, over time, can decrease the eye’s ability to make and/or maintain sufficient quality and quantity of tears…

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December 17, 2017

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Vision Test

Regardless of your age or physical health, it is critical to have your vision checked regularly. Routine vision tests are important for general health maintenance.

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December 10, 2017

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Macular Hole Stages

The eye is largely made up of the cornea, lens, iris and retina. The retina lies along the back of the eye and is responsible…

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December 3, 2017