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The Full List of Thyroid-Related Eye Diseases

Your thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped gland located at the base of the neck that plays a crucial role in the body’s production of hormones, and in the regulation of your metabolism, growth, and development.

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Treating Diabetic Eye Disease: Notes From A Las Vegas Eye Surgeon

If you have diabetes, it could affect the health of your eyesight over time. Diabetic eye disease — also known as diabetic retinopathy — is an eye condition that can cause damage to the light-sensitive tissue in your retina.  At first, diabetic eye disease might not produce any symptoms. If left untreated, however, it could … Continued

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Most Common Eye Problems for Aging Adults

Approximately one in three Americans experience eye problems by the age of 65. Visual impairment interferes with everyday tasks, but research shows that it can also put individuals at a higher risk of: Depression Cognitive decline Chronic disease Lower life expectancy The most common eye problems are very treatable if detected early, limiting or preventing … Continued

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Different Types of Glaucoma — What You Should Know

Did you know that there are many different types of glaucoma? There are! If you have been diagnosed with glaucoma, your doctor will tell you which type of glaucoma you have and which treatment they recommend. Even if you haven’t been diagnosed, it is a good idea to educate yourself on the many different causes … Continued

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10 Facts for National Glaucoma Awareness Month

Glaucoma Awareness Month January is a great month for many reasons; it’s a brand new year and you’ve got every opportunity to make it your best ever. It also happens to be National Glaucoma Awareness Month, and that’s why we’re making sure to get you some important facts about this potentially devastating eye disease. Chances … Continued