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Eye Changes Aging Adults Should Watch For

It has been said, “Don’t regret growing old; it’s a privilege denied to many.” As we age, lots of things change. Things sag, things spread out, and things change color just to showcase our age. You can fight it, but it’s a losing battle. Age takes a toll on our eyes too. As you grow older, pay attention to eye changes adults should watch for.

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Cataract Surgery: Understanding And Managing Side Effects

Cataract surgery is one of the most common eye procedures performed in the United States every year. It is safe and relatively free from serious side effects or complications. Most side effects are mild and resolve quickly. However, if you are planning to have cataract surgery, understanding and managing side effects will prevent any anxiety.

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Can You Stop Diabetic Retinopathy From Progressing?

If you have recently been diagnosed with diabetes or have struggled with it for years, it is essential you know all the possible complications that can develop from this disease. One of the common issues affects your vision called diabetic retinopathy. Many chronic diabetic problems progress slowly, but can you stop diabetic retinopathy from progressing?

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Who Is At Risk For Age-Related Macular Degeneration?

According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, age-related macular degeneration, or AMD, is one of the leading causes of severe vision loss for those who are over the age of 65. Patients lose their central vision while their peripheral vision remains relatively normal. Let’s find out who is at risk for age-related macular degeneration.

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