Posts Tagged: cataracts

How to Protect Your Eyes from a Sunburn and Snow Blindness

Snow dusted treetops, white-capped peaks, and fresh powder lure many of us to the mountains from late fall through the early spring. As we move full-steam ahead into long weekends spent adventuring in the snow, don’t neglect to properly shield your eyes from the snow’s highly reflective surface. Sunburned eyes or snow blindness is one […]

Your Guide to Nutrition For Healthy Eyes

When you were a kid, did your mom tell you to eat your carrots because they’re good for your eyes? Well, turns out mom was right but to effectively keep your eyes healthy and your vision sharp, you need to do more than just eat your carrots.   To prevent vision loss as you age, […]

The 3 Most Common Age-Related Eye Diseases

Your Grandpa Al just had surgery last month to treat his glaucoma. Or wait – was it cataracts? Maybe it was macular degeneration but you can’t be sure. If you’ve ever confused the three most common age-related eye diseases – glaucoma, cataracts, and macular degeneration – you’re not alone. All three conditions cause a loss […]