Binocular Disorders Linked to Falls, Fractures in Elderly

Medscape  (4/16, Melville) reports that according to a study presented at an ophthalmology meeting, “disorders of binocular vision are associated with a significant increase in the risk for falls and fractures in the elderly, likely exceeding the more commonly recognized risks … Continue reading

Nutrients Promote Eye Health in Aging, Says Panel

Several nutrients, including zinc, vitamins C and E, lutein, zeaxanthin, and long-chain omega-3 fatty acids, help promote eye health in aging individuals, according to a statement from a roundtable of experts convened by the Ocular Nutrition Society (ONS) The roundtable … Continue reading

2012 Checklist for Better Vision and Eye Health

Print this checklist and tape it to the fridge — you’ll be on your way to having your best year ever for good vision and eye health. For more information, see the Related Articles box at right, or use our … Continue reading