Archive for month: August, 2016

Diabetic Retinopathy(DR) is the leading cause of blindness worldwide. Once you have it, there is no getting rid of it. Learn how to manage DR here.

How-To Manage and Prevent Diabetic Retinopathy

It seems like June was just yesterday, but now we are at the end of August. It’s simply amazing how fast the Summer months go by. The end of August means the end of another successful National Eye Exa...

Cataracts are the number one leading cause of blindness worldwide. Knowing what to look for and how to prevent cataracts will greatly lower your risk.

6 Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Cataracts

It all started as an idea to raise awareness of eye disease and increase patient visits to the eye doctor. Twenty-seven years later National Eye Exam month is going strong with thousands of ophthalmol...

For the last 27 years, the month of August has become synonymously known as National Eye Exam Month. This week we explore Age-related Macular Degeneration.

The Caregiver’s Guide to Age-related Macular Degeneration

Being close to the end of the Summer, August is typically known for its consistently hot and dry days. However, for the last 27 years, it has also become synonymously known as National Eye Exam Month....