How To Prevent Cataracts And Other Eye Health Conditions

Cataracts, Macular Degeneration, and Glaucoma are three of the most common vision conditions that develop as we get older. Upwards of three million people have glaucoma here in the United States, while more than two million were being affected by age-related Macular Degeneration in 2010. When it comes to cataracts, almost half of all people over the age of 75 will have them.

There are ways to prevent these eye health conditions from affecting you, however, so today we would like to share some helpful tips and steps you can take to keep your eyes safe.

Cataracts

Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

Glaucoma

 

Dealing with any eye health condition can be scary and intimidating, and here at Classic Vision Care, we know how that feels. It’s why we do what we do! If you are suffering from any of these eye issues or if you have questions and concerns about other eye-related conditions, call us today! We are here to help.

You Might Also Enjoy...

Your Treatment Options for Dry Eyes

Dry eyes arise for a variety of reasons, such as air pollution, medications, allergies, and even hormonal changes. Learn about helpful treatment options to encourage healthy tear flow in the blink of an eye.

4 Causes of Red, Itchy Eyes

Red and itching eyes can be caused by a variety of issues. Sometimes your immune system kicks into high gear, creating red, itchy eyes. Learn four causes and how to recognize and protect your eyes from these unsightly symptoms.

Recognizing the Signs of Macular Degeneration

More than 10 million people in the United States suffer from macular degeneration, the leading cause of vision loss. Learn about your risk factors, and how to spot the symptoms and slow its progression.

Tips for Protecting Your Eyes This Spring

Spring is when many of us return to the great outdoors after spending a long winter inside. But spring brings elements that can pose a problem for our eyes. Learn some tips to protect your eyes from seasonal allergies and other irritants.

The Link Between Diabetes and Your Eye Health

People with diabetes possess a higher risk of developing certain eye diseases, some of which, left untreated, may lead to vision loss and even blindness. Learn more about the connection between diabetes and your eyes.