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What should I eat to stop me from getting eye diseases? by Krizia MissK Healthy Living Professional Posted Tue 15 Feb 2011 8:00am What should I eat to stop me from getting eye diseases? We are continually reminded that eating a varied and balanced diet is the key to good general health and wellness but is it also important for the health of eyes? Few people would argue about the importance of having good vision but is there anything we can do to help ensure our eyes re ... Read on »
November is Diabetic Eye Disease Month by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted Tue 06 Nov 2012 6:00am Laura Green, M.D. November is Diabetic Eye Disease Month. Diabetic eye disease is one of the major causes of vision loss in adults.  When the sugar levels in your blood are high, it is very stressful on the blood vessels all over your body, putting you at risk for heart attack, stroke, and kidney disease.  In the eye, blood vessels can ... Read on »
November is Diabetic Eye Disease Month by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted Mon 14 Nov 2011 6:00am November is Diabetic Eye Disease Month. Diabetic eye disease is one of the major causes of vision loss in adults.  When the sugar levels in your blood are high, it is very stressful on the blood vessels all over your body, putting you at risk for heart attack, stroke, and kidney disease.  In the eye, blood vessels can start to leak or bleed in re ... Read on »
Autoimmune eye diseases by Jan Posted Fri 11 Sep 2009 4:56pm Eye conditions caused by autoimmune responses. Autoimmune diseases are disorders caused by a malfunctioning immune system that attacks parts of the person's own body. The eyes can be affected by many of the autoimmune diseases (e.g. rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma and systemic lupus erythematosus) but some of them specifically target only the ... Read on »
Fibromyalgia, Eye Disease, and Dr. Brian Boxer-Wachler by Lisa R. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Wed 14 Jan 2009 5:45pm We all know about the complicated co-conditions that haunt Fibromyalgia. Diabetes, Eye Diseases like: Cataracts, and Glaucoma, as well as Hyper Tension rittle our lives daily. We are often looking for ways to prevent this from occurring with little luck. That is why Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler wants to talk to you about the importance of eye e ... Read on »
NIH Spotlights Research for Rare Eye Diseases during Rare Disease Day by Medline Plus Posted Tue 28 Feb 2012 10:18am On the fifth annual Rare Disease Day, the National Eye Institute (NEI), a part of the National Institutes of Health, joins patients and organizations around the world to raise awareness of rare diseases, celebrate advances in treatment, and pledge continued support of rare disease r ... Read on »
Eye Disease, Cognitive Decline ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted Fri 15 May 2009 10:35pm 1 Comment Eye Disease, Cognitive Decline Linked in Study 16 may 2009-- Seniors who perform poorly on tests of language, memory and concentration are more likely to be suffering from the early stages of age-related macular degeneration, a major cause of vision loss, a new study suggests. The finding stems from a look at the association between co ... Read on »
Red Wine Compound Could Point to Treatment for Eye Diseases by HealthFinder Posted Fri 25 Jun 2010 10:00am healthnewslink Resveratrol appears to block harmful blood vessel growth, study finds. FRIDAY ... Read on »
Diabetic Eye Disease FAQs by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Posted Wed 23 Nov 2011 8:43am This article answers the most frequently asked questions regarding diabetic eye disease and diabetic retinopathyDamage to the retina caused by diabetes and includes questions such as "How does diabetesA disorder caused by insufficient or absent production of the hormone insulin by the ... Read on »
National Screening Urged to Detect Eye Disease in Blacks by HealthFinder Posted Fri 16 Mar 2012 1:00pm healthnewslink Undiagnosed glaucoma contributes to vision loss, mainly in blacks, researchers say. FRIDAY, ... Read on »