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Macular Degeneration FAQs

Macular Degeneration is the leading cause of vision loss in Americans, and it affects up to ten million people. That’s a lot of people who need extra care and assistance. Identifying Macular Degeneration early can help you get treatment before it gets worse. Keep reading for some of the most frequently-asked questions about Macular Degeneration. […]

  • Posted on: Nov 15 2018
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How Will My Eyes Age?

If you see your eye doctor once a year, which is what we recommend, then you might be surprised at how much your eyes change from visit to visit. It’s quite common to experience a slight change in your prescription a few years in a row, and then have your eyes stay the same for […]

  • Posted on: Sep 15 2018
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Sun Damage, Macular Degeneration, And Your Eyes

The haze is starting to lift and summer is well on its way. We’re spending more time outside every day: biking, heading to the beach, and even just putting in some extra work in the garden. Many of us in Southern California understand sun, but some of us could use a gentle reminder just how […]

  • Posted on: Jun 15 2018
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Top Questions about Macular Degeneration

Macular Degeneration is one of the most common causes of severe vision loss. It occurs when the small central portion of the retina (the “macula”) starts to deteriorate.  While macula degeneration does not result in total blindness, it does cause significant vision loss. Let’s take a closer look at some common questions about this serious […]

  • Posted on: Sep 30 2014
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Sight-Saving Tips for Seniors

You may not realize it, but one in six Americans over the age of 65 are living with some form of visual impairment that is unable to be corrected through the use of glasses or contact lenses. This visual impairment commonly leads to a loss of independence in seniors, as they are unable to engage […]

  • Posted on: Sep 29 2014
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How to Lower Your Risk of Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of vision loss for older men and women. While the exact causes of macular degeneration are not currently known, many links have been discovered.  This condition has been known to occur more often in people with light eyes than those with darker eyes, and many people who […]

  • Posted on: Sep 30 2013
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Macular Degeneration | Triggers and Treatments

Macular degeneration is a condition in which the macula, the small area of the retina responsible for central vision, begins to deteriorate. While it’s not linked to pain and isn’t life-threatening, macular degeneration can greatly affect your quality of life. In order to help treat or avoid this degenerative condition, it’s important to know what […]

  • Posted on: Mar 29 2013
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Macular Degeneration FAQs

Macular Degeneration is the leading cause of vision loss in Americans, and it affects up to ten million people. That’s a lot of people who need . . . read more
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Floaters: Are They Serious?

You may have been warned about floaters (bright little lines or dots that pan across your vision for a few seconds), especially if you have a . . . read more
  • Posted on Oct 15, 2018
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