Everything you eat doesn’t just affect your weight; it directly affects your vision as well. Choosing foods that contain nutrients that actively protect your vision can be easy.
As with many health issues, symptoms of deteriorating vision can occur without you taking much notice. However, paying attention to the differences in your vision can help you mitigate the effects of aging eyes. Continue reading Is Your Vision Deteriorating?
According to a recent study, women with a genetic predisposition for age-related eye health issues significantly increase their odds of developing the eye health problems if they smoke heavily, don’t exercise or don’t eat a balanced diet. Age-related eye health issues can cause severe vision loss in adults over the age of 55, affecting millions of Americans each year. Continue reading Women Who Smoke At Higher Risk of Developing Age-Related Eye Health Issues
Driving at night can make anyone uncomfortable, especially driving in an unfamiliar place. But it’s a fact that 40% of drivers age 40 and up are uncomfortable driving at night. Here’s why… Continue reading Why It’s So Difficult Driving At Night
When you wake up in the morning, what’s the first thing you do? Many of us grab our cell phones. This means that the first thing we do in our daily lives is expose our eyes to blue light, which damages vision and can make our eyes feel dry and strained. Continue reading Blue Light: What It Is And How It Hurts Vision
We all know it: smoking is bad for pretty much every part of our body. Smoking cigarettes can cause a variety of health issues, even vision loss.
It’s obvious that food has a huge role in your overall health. But did you know that what you eat affects your vision? In fact, poor nutrition is linked to the leading cause of blindness in the U.S.– age-related eye health issues. Continue reading You Are What You Eat
While many people feel uncomfortable driving at night, most of us don’t think about how well we are able to see during twilight times. But, according to Optometry and Vision Science, a simple testing method has been developed to identify people who find it difficult driving during twilight.
Most Americans alter their driving habits during darkness. According to the 2014 Toluna and EyePromise study, precautions taken when driving in the dark include:
Continue reading Are You Scared To Drive At Night?
When most women think of menopausal symptoms, they imagine hot flashes, moodiness and night sweats. But there’s one symptom that’s often forgotten when hormones begin to fluctuate – occasional dry eye. In fact, occasional dry eye affects 61 percent of menopausal women, according to an article by the Huffington Post.