The lack of daylight in the evening can limit some people’s ability to see and get around. But it doesn’t have to be that way.
Hearing and vision loss are common as we age, but there are things you can do to lessen the impact. A doctor discusses sensory decline and aging.
As we get older, our risk of developing cataracts, glaucoma and age-related macular degeneration goes up. Take these small steps now to manage your screen time, sun time and nutrition, and your eyes will thank you.
Children with genetic defects affecting cells in the retina progressively lose vision and can eventually become blind. Research now underway offers hope for gene therapy, stem cell therapies and drug therapies for hereditary retinal disorders in the future.
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Find the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” Opthamalogist Sumit Sharma, MD, answers this one.
Some people with macular degeneration take a vitamin supplement like zinc to help protect against vision loss. But is that the best choice? Research shows a mix of specific vitamins and minerals that can be safer and more effective.
If you’re considering laser eye surgery for refractive vision correction and started some online research, you may have run across stories of surgical complications that would make any reasonable person hesitate. But when it comes to making this important decision, not all surgical centers are created equal. It’s important to know the whole story. So how do you know … Read More
Cataracts can signal other health problems. When surgery is needed depends on when you’re noticing other problems with your health.
Dizziness can be caused by a variety of things. From BPPV to Menieres disease, it’s crucial to visit your doctor to learn how you can prevent and treat it.
When are your parents too old to drive? If you’re worried, our expert explains what factors you should consider and how to get them evaluated.