Monthly Archives: February 2019

Protect Your Eyes from the Effects of Aging with This Guide

Poor vision doesn’t have to be a normal consequence of aging – if you take precautions now. With age, you may notice slight changes in your eyesight. For example, small print may be harder to decipher, and bright or flashing lights bother you more than they once did. It’s true that these changes are a natural… Read More

How Genetics Impacts Your Risk of Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Could your genes hold the key to finding a cure for age-related macular degeneration? Age-related macular degeneration, or AMD, is a progressive blinding disease that’s the single most common cause of vision loss over the age of 50. An estimated 10 million Americans suffer from age-related macular degeneration, and it’s estimated that in three years’… Read More

Are Eye Floaters Normal?

Those tiny dark specks darting across your line of vision often come with age, but they could also signal a serious eye condition. If you’ve ever noticed tiny dark spots, strings, or cobwebs darting across your line of vision, you’re experiencing what is known as eye “floaters.” They move as you move your eyes, but… Read More

What to Expect When You Get Botox

Curious about Botox? Here’s the key information about the procedure, recovery time, and results. Botox is one of the most popular non-invasive treatments for wrinkles worldwide. The quick, safe procedure greatly reduces the appearance of forehead wrinkles, crow’s feet, and frown lines. If you’re considering getting Botox, you may have some questions about the procedure,… Read More