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  • MRI for Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH)
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    Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH)

    Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) is a disorder that continues to puzzle medical researchers, clinicians, and concerned families. It is an unusual cause of dementia, but a partly treatable one, so it is important to recognize it at the earliest stage possible.

    Monday, July 10, 2017
  • New Diagnosis?

    Managing a mind and sight disease is a journey. And you’re not alone. We can help.

  • Wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD): What's on the Horizon?
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    Wet AMD Treatment: What’s on the Horizon?

    New long-lasting medications are now in clinical trials for wet age-related macular degeneration. Learn more about these new options that may decrease the frequency of eye injections.

    Thursday, June 29, 2017
  • Eye exam for glaucoma
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    Glaucoma and Cataracts

    This article provides answers to important questions regarding the relationship between glaucoma and cataracts, and discusses treatment options if you have both conditions.

    Monday, June 12, 2017
  • MRI for Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH)
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    Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH)

    Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) is a disorder that continues to puzzle medical researchers, clinicians, and concerned families. It is an unusual cause of dementia, but a partly treatable one, so it is important to recognize it at the earliest stage possible.

    Monday, July 10, 2017
  • New Diagnosis?

    Managing a mind and sight disease is a journey. And you’re not alone. We can help.

  • This article defines dementia, describes the most common forms of dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease, and outlines the various treatment options.
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    What is Dementia?

    This article defines dementia, describes the most common forms of dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease, and outlines the various treatment options.

    Friday, June 16, 2017
  • What happens to your brain duringAlzheimer's Disease?

    Track how nerve cells and the brain change from healthy to affected by mild and then severe Alzheimer's disease.
  • Wet age-related macular degeneration (AMD): What's on the Horizon?
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    Wet AMD Treatment: What’s on the Horizon?

    New long-lasting medications are now in clinical trials for wet age-related macular degeneration. Learn more about these new options that may decrease the frequency of eye injections.

    Thursday, June 29, 2017
  • Glasses improving vision in someone with myopia
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    Myopic Macular Degeneration

    Learn about an eye disorder that occurs more frequently in people who are very nearsighted.

    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
  • New Diagnosis?

    Managing a mind and sight disease is a journey. And you’re not alone. We can help.

  • An eye doctor examining a patient's eyes for geographic atrophy
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    What is Geographic Atrophy?

    Learn about the advanced form of dry age-related macular degeneration, called geographic atrophy.

    Wednesday, April 5, 2017
  • Prescription Pad
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    Prescription Medications That Can Affect Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    Patients often ask if their medications affect the risk of vision loss from age-related macular degeneration (AMD). One class of medications can lead to more severe vision loss in people with the wet form of the disease, and another class of drugs may have a beneficial effect.

    Monday, March 27, 2017
  • By 202040 million

    People will have visual impairments from advanced age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
  • Eye exam for glaucoma
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    Glaucoma and Cataracts

    This article provides answers to important questions regarding the relationship between glaucoma and cataracts, and discusses treatment options if you have both conditions.

    Monday, June 12, 2017
  • primay open-angle glaucoma eye exam
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    Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma

    Learn about the most common type of glaucoma that accounts for 70 - 90 percent of all cases.

    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
  • New Diagnosis?

    Managing a mind and sight disease is a journey. And you’re not alone. We can help.

  • image of a pain scale chart
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    Is Glaucoma Painful?

    Learn about a form of glaucoma that typically produces no pain and other forms that can cause significant discomfort. Regardless of whether pain is associated with glaucoma, the condition can lead to complete loss of vision if not treated properly.

    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
  • Man taking his blood pressure and recording the results.
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    Blood Pressure and Glaucoma

    The relationship between blood pressure and glaucoma risk is complicated. Learn why both high and low blood pressure may increase the risk for this eye disease.

    Monday, March 27, 2017
  • More than3 million

    Americans aged 40 and older have glaucoma. It is estimated that the number will double to 6 million people by 2050.

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