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NIH Urges Dilated Eye Exams to Detect Glaucoma by Medline Plus Posted Tue 15 Jan 2013 9:20am Source: National Eye Institute - Related MedlinePlus Page: Glaucoma Read on »
National Healthy Vision Month - Your Eyes - Windows To Your Health by Karen Bastille Health Maven Posted Sun 16 May 2010 7:30am NAPSI Your feet can help protect your sight. If, that is, you direct them to your eye care professional for a comprehensive dilated eye exam–the only way to know if your vision is at its best and your eyes are healthy. Millions of people in the United States have undetected vision problems that can cause vision loss ... Read on »
Your Aging Eyes - How You See as Time Goes By by Karen Bastille Health Maven Posted Wed 12 Jan 2011 6:29pm NIH Feature Article You may barely notice the changes at first. Maybe you’ve found yourself reaching more often for your glasses to see up close. You might have trouble adjusting to glaring lights or reading when the light is dim. You may even have put on blue socks thinking they were black. These are some of the normal ... Read on »
Family of four…..eyes by The Tadpoles .. Patient Expert Posted Wed 20 May 2009 10:35pm So we visited the pediatric ophthalmologist last week since we were due for our routine eye exam. Derby looked good, his eyes are straight with moments of crossing but the Doctor was happy with where Derby was. Then on to Loen. When they did her exam under anesthesia back in August her eyes looked good except for some minor nearsightedness. Tadd ... Read on »
Those Eyes by Stephanie B. Patient Expert Posted Tue 27 Jan 2009 6:28pm Aiden had an appointment with Dr. Pediatric Opthamologist today. First thing this morning. Aiden woke up shortly before 7am, when I had to dilate his eyes. In order to dilate Aiden's eyes, I must lay Aiden on the floor, straddle Aiden to hold his arms/hands down with my legs, use one hand to hold open the eye and the other hand to quickly ... Read on »
Set Your Sight on Healthy Vision if You Have Diabetes by Christina Thielst Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Thu 21 Nov 2013 12:00am Teleophthalmology is one of my favorite telemedicine applications because it often brings access to screenings to those who might otherwise not receive them.  And it helps improve the experience of care and limit costs for patients.  Since November is National Diabetes Awareness Month, I thought I'd share some a ... Read on »
Healthy Vision Month, May 2010 by Karen Bastille Health Maven Posted Sat 01 May 2010 12:13pm NIH Press Release During the eighth annual Healthy Vision Month observance this May, the National Eye Institute (NEI), part of the National Institutes of Health, encourages community organizations and the American people to make vision health a priority. This year’s theme, “Your Eyes are the Windows to Your Health,” hig ... Read on »
Eyes To The World by Colleen Posted Tue 05 Oct 2010 11:50am When I saw my eye doctor last month, he wanted me to see a retina specialist. The past couple of years he's been a little concerned with my eyes, especially the left one. I'm currently waiting for my sister to pick me up so I can go to my appointment. I'd lie if I said I wasn't nervous. I am hoping that it isn't as bad as my eye doc was thinking, ... Read on »
Health and How It Relates to Your Eyes by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted Fri 30 Mar 2012 6:00am Did you know that high cholesterol, diabetes, high blood pressure and other medical conditions can be diagnosed by a complete eye exam?  The American Academy of Ophthalmology recommends that every person over the age of 60 have an annual eye exam.  Medicare pays for annual eye exams for its members, and all diabetic patients need annual eye exams ... Read on »
31 for 21: More about eyes [ Down syndrome, glasses, eyes, nystagmus] by RK Patient Expert Posted Wed 13 Oct 2010 2:06pm If you missed the previous blip about Braska’s eye appointment, you can start here .  This is gonna  be a long one, but if you’re have an interest in tots and odd vision issues, this might be, well…interesting. As I mentioned as a teaser the other day, I had a couple of concerns that caused me to make the appointment we had on Monday.  One ... Read on »