AREDS-2 Managing Macular Degeneration

Blenheim optometrist

Macular Degeneration and Dietary Supplements    AREDS-2 Managing Macular Degeneration The National Eye Institute’s Age-Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS) found that people with AMD who take certain vitamins and minerals can slow the disease’s progression. Those antioxidants include vitamins A and E, beta carotene, lutein, zinc and copper; they are…

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Remove Metal foreign body from the Cornea

Remove Metal foreign body from Cornea Multiple complications are known to occur following eye injury: corneal scarring, hyphema, iridodialysis, post-traumatic glaucoma, uveitis cataract, vitreous hemorrhage and retinal detachment. The complications risk is high with retinal tears, penetrating injuries and severe blunt trauma. http://en.wikipedia.org removing superficial FB from cornea  

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