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A 42-year-old member asked:

How can i improve my vision and overall eye health?

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Dr. Jay Bradley
Cornea, Cataract, & Refractive (LASIK & PRK) Surgery 19 years experience
Vision/ eye health: Glasses, contact lenses or laser eye surgery; regular eye checkups; daily multivitamin; no smoking.

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What does your eye health indicate about your overall health?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
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A hint: Your ophthalmologist can look at your eyes and get a clue to conditions like diabetes, hypertension and many inherited diseases. Other disease may not be refrlected in an eye examination so an eye examination should be part of an overall health evaluation directed by your family doctor or internist.
A 31-year-old member asked:

What are some medicines to improve eye health?

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Dr. Robert Golenbock
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Lutein, zeaxanthin: For certain forms of macular degeneration the above nutrients may possibly be helpful. Vitamin a is needed to maintain eye health. So is vitamin d.
Last updated Aug 9, 2014


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