4 Mar 2020Stargardt disease is acquired genetically and responsible for deteriorating vision in young people who have inherited it.
4 Mar 2020The retinas in each of our eyes receive light and transmit nerve signals to the brain.
4 Mar 2020Macular Degeneration Macular Degeneration is among the most common causes of vision loss in people over 60 and is often called age-related macular degeneration (AMD or ARMD) for that reason.
4 Mar 2020Eye Complications Associated with Multiple Sclerosis The National Multiple Sclerosis Society estimates that over 2.
4 Mar 2020Hypertension and Your Eyes According to Blood Pressure UK, one in three adults (16 million) have high blood pressure, which is also called hypertension.
4 Mar 2020Glaucoma is a group of conditions characterized by excessive pressure in the eyes, which can result in pain, distorted vision and vision loss, up to and including blindness.
4 Mar 2020Recently, blindness caused by diabetes has slowed down significantly thanks to the NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme, which was introduced by the UK National Screening Committee back in 2003.
4 Mar 2020Contrary to its name, colour blindness does not refer to actual blindness.