Our bodies take a beating as the years go on but your eyes don’t have to. Although seniors are more susceptible to various eye conditions, you can take simple steps to help detect, treat or possibly even prevent serious eye conditions. Learn more about ways to care for your eyes as you get older.
Vision issues to monitor in your 40s, 50s, 60s and beyond
With each passing year, we gain more memories and more wisdom. (We hope!) But as we grow older, our bodies change too, including our eyes and vision. This process is natural, but it’s important to stay aware of age-related vision …Read more
Taking your eyes out of the clouds: detecting and treating cataracts
Mr. Magoo may have been an endearing source of laughter, but those who suffer from cataracts are not likely to find humor in blurred vision. Cataracts, often associated with cloudy eyes, represent the most common cause of vision loss among …Read more
Macular degeneration: detecting and preventing a leading cause of vision loss
Our eyes are cameras to the world, and for many of us the picture may be falling out of focus. Macular degeneration—simply described as blurred vision—is a leading cause of vision loss among people 50 and older.1 If you think …Read more