Month: May 2016

10 Common Prescription Drugs That Can Damage Your Eyes

There’s much speculation over the side effects of major prescription drugs can have on our eyes. Whilst adverse reactions to prescriptions are rare, they can and do appear for some of us, especially when drugs are taken for extended periods of time. [toc]The below common medications are linked to side effects including vision problems. It’s …

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How Can High Cholesterol Affect your Eyes And Vision?

How Can High Cholesterol Negatively Affect Your Vision? Most people are aware that high cholesterol causes health issues, but many aren’t aware of the impact it can have on your vision. 1. Type 2 Diabetes and Diabetic Retinopathy High cholesterol and obesity are closely linked to the development of Type 2 Diabetes. Type 2 Diabetes …

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The Most Common Habits That Can Damage Your Eyes

“Don’t sit so close to the television…you’ll ruin your eyes!” [toc]Pretty much all of us will have had this shouted at us as kids! And to be fair to our concerned parents, there used to be some truth in the saying! Thankfully, modern technology has removed any risks of TVs harming your eyes (rejoice!), however, …

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