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Macular Degeneration

Aging takes its toll in many ways.  Macular Degeneration, also known as AMD, affects the elderly much more as they age.  There are also many factors other than age that contribute can to macular degeneration.

Category: Eye Health, Macular Degeneration

Feeding your eyes

"Eat to live and not the eat." "An apple a day keeps the doctor away."  We are all aware that eating right goes a long way.  The fuel or junk we put in our body has many impacts on our READ FULL ARTICLE

Category: Eye Health, Macular Degeneration

Smoking causes blindness

Ever thought to quit smoking? Smokers have all thought to quit at some point or another. The intentions to improve their health and lifestyle may have been the main driving force to quit.  We are aware of the negative consequences READ FULL ARTICLE

Category: Eye Health, Macular Degeneration, UV Damage

F.U.N in the Sun – Safety Tips

Summer is finally here!  The bright sun managed to find its way through the clouds.  It appears its time for those outdoor activities and fun in the sun.  Its a great opportunity to get away from those long hard days READ FULL ARTICLE

Category: Macular Degeneration, Safety, UV Damage