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Retinal Detachment- Symptoms, Signs and Treatment

retinal detachment Retinal Detachment- Symptoms, Signs and Treatment .The retina is the nerve tissue that lines the inside back wall of the eye.  Light travels through the pupil and lens and is focused on the retina, where it is converted into a neural impulse and transmitted to the brain.  If there is...
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Can an Eye Exam Detect Alzheimer's?

dementiaAlzheimer's Disease International (London, England) estimates that the number of people living with dementia worldwide (nearly 44 million in 2014) will almost double by 2030 and more than triple by 2050.There is no single test that can show if a person has Alzheimer's.  Doctors can almost always determine if a person...
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Visual symptoms review at Alzh...

Thanks for this eye exam information! However, the link to the Alzheimer's Society in your post is broken. Are you referring to ... Read More
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I have Macular Degeneration-Should I take Bilberry?

macular degeneration and bilberryI Have Macular Degeneration -  Should I Take Bilberry? Bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus), a low growing shrub that produces a blue colored berry, is native to Northern Europe and grows in North America and Asia.  It is naturally rich in anthocyanins which have anti-oxidant properties. During World War II, British pilots in...
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I have been taking bilberry 25% anthocyanidins for just over five months - in a lesser amount than suggested but I have definitely... Read More
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Ocular Allergies at the Jersey Shore

Ocular Allergies at the Jersey ShoreOcular allergies are among the most common eye conditions from which people of all ages suffer. Though typically worse in the high allergy seasons of spring and summer due to new plants sprouting, for some people these problems can last year-round. This is especially true for people who have allergies to...
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11 Bad Contact Lens Habits That Can Ruin Your Vision

11 Bad Contact Lens Habits1-    Sleeping in your contacts- Number one risk factor for corneal ulcers which can lead to severe vision loss and need for a corneal transplant. Your cornea needs oxygen from the atmosphere because it has no blood vessels.  The cornea is already deprived of oxygen somewhat when you have your eyes...
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