- Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
- Amblyopia (Lazy Eye)
- Bacterial Keratitis
- Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
- Detached and Torn Retina
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Dry Eye
- Floaters and Flashes
- Low Vision
- Myopia (Nearsightedness)
- Presbyopia (Aging Eye)
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Blood Sugar and Eye Exams
Control your blood sugar for several days before a routine eye exam to ensure you get a proper prescription for eyeglasses.
Download the K Card
Have your LASIK surgeon record your pre- and post-op eye information on a K Card. You will need this for future eye surgery.
Tell Your MDs All Your Rx
If you have glaucoma, tell your Eye MD all medications you take, and tell your other doctors about your glaucoma medication.
Know Your History
Those with a family history of eye disease are at a greater risk for developing eye diseases or conditions themselves.
Sleep Apnea and Glaucoma
Research shows that those with sleep apnea are more likely to develop glaucoma. Get treated to save your sight.
What Is an Ophthalmologist?
Are You Fit at 40?
A baseline eye exam is recommended at age 40, when the signs of disease and changes in vision may start to occur.
Eye Health News
- Still lighting up? Cigarettes not only affect your lungs, they contribute to several eye diseases that can cause blindness.
- If you're spending a lot of time using a laptop, computer or other kind of screen, you might notice your eyes feel strained, dry or tired. Learn what you can do to keep your peepers moist and happy.
- Good Morning America aired a segment showing the dangers of costume contact lenses. Often sold illegally without a prescription online, at gas stations or in Halloween stores, these decorative lenses can hurt or even blind you.
Good Morning America, October 24, 2014
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- Imaging tests are probably not necessary if you don't have symptoms of eye disease and your eye exam does not reveal significant signs of disease.
- You could have eye damage and not know it yet. Learn why controlling your blood sugar is critical to eye health.
- From sleep to exercise and more, get tips to keep aging eyes healthy.
- Living with low vision is a little bit easier with today’s tablets and other gadgets.
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