Cataract Surgery: The Case for a Second (Or Third) Opinion

December 11, 2013 · · Eye Care · 0 Comments

The Medicare Years In my area of the country the population is heavily shifted towards that of “Senior Citizen”, those so-called golden years where one relies on past earnings and can enjoy the fruits of labor to bask in the warm tropical sun while the rest of the country freezes (at least in the winter)..

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Can Macular Degeneration be Prevented?

December 19, 2012 · · Eye Care, Macular Degeneration · 0 Comments

Understanding Macular Degeneration If you had asked me this question 15 years ago I would have answered differently, but today the answer is much clearer. Before I give you my opinion, you should have a better understanding of macular degeneration. It is caused by the breakdown of the metabolism that nourishes the most sensitive group.

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Are Polarized Sunglasses for You?

October 1, 2012 · · Eye Care · 0 Comments

Michael D Wesson, OD, MS, FAAO FAMILY VISION CARE Sunglasses have been available for many years. Contrary to standard sunglasses that are constructed by dipping lenses in special dyes to obtain the color and density (darkness) wanted, polarized lenses are layered by having a very thin film of material sandwiched between clear material such as.

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