May Ultraviolet Awareness Month

          Currently, 4.2 million Americans ages 40 and older are visually impaired. Of these, 3 million have low vision.           By 2030, when the last baby boomers turn 65, the number of Americans who have visual impairments is projected to reach 7.2 million, with 5 million having […]

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What Can I Do to Improve My Night Vision

          For many people, especially older people, the beauty of nighttime is getting obscured by a condition called nyctalopia, more commonly referred to as night blindness. Not only can these people not appreciate the beauty of night, they cannot easily do their regular day-to-day activities like reading, knitting, driving, or even […]

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Safe Driving After Age 60

          Driving helps older adults stay mobile and independent, but the risk of being injured or killed in a motor vehicle crash increases as you age. Learn about older drivers’ risks on the road and steps you can take to protect yourself or someone you care about.         […]

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March is Save Your Vision Month

          March is Save Your Vision Month. While you may think that having good vision means that your eyes are healthy, that may not always be the case. Getting your eyes checked regularly by an eye doctor can ensure that you not only have great vision, but that your eyes are […]

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