Can Eye Exams Catch Dementia?

Can Eye Exams Catch Dementia?

Eye exams in the elderly may detect more than just vision problems. A new study adds to the evidence that certain types of vision problems may be associated with an increased risk of dementia. By the age of 40, the AAO recommends that all healthy adults have a...
Here’s Why You Need an Eye Exam

Here’s Why You Need an Eye Exam

As people live longer lives, the number of older Americans with low vision is expected to double in the coming years. Low vision is defined as vision that cannot be corrected or improved with glasses, contacts, or surgery. Blind spots can make driving, reading, and...