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Know Your Glaucoma Risk Factors

January Glaucoma Awareness Month is an excellent time to learn more about glaucoma. Did you know that glaucoma doesn’t affect all of us equally? Know Your Glaucoma Risk Factors! Your glaucoma risk is increased if: You are over 40 years old You are African American....

Glaucoma Awareness Means Eye Exam Time

About Glaucoma Exams & Testing January Glaucoma Awareness Month is the time to remember that glaucoma eye exams & testing are the basics requirements of early detection, diagnosis and treatment-keys to preventing vision loss! This is the most common type of...

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Preventing Vision Loss from Diabetes

Diabetes is the leading cause of new cases of blindness in adults. This is a growing problem as the number of people living with diabetes increases, so does the number of people with impaired vision. Diabetes can cause a disease of the eye called diabetic...

Causes of Night Vision Problems

It’s no surprise that most people don’t see well in the dark. However, some people have considerable difficulty seeing at night or in poor light. This is called “night blindness” or nyctalopia. Night blindness doesn’t mean you are completely unable to see at night,...

About Diabetes & Diabetic Eye Disease

What Is Diabetes?  Diabetes is a disease that affects the body’s ability to produce or use insulin effectively to control blood sugar (glucose) levels. Too much glucose in the blood for a long time can cause damage in many parts of the body. Diabetes can damage the...