Glaucoma

6 Ways to Prevent Loss of Vision

Nearly 30 million Americans have cataracts, glaucoma, retinopathy and/or macular degeneration, all of which can lead to permanent loss of vision. Although these conditions crop up with increasing frequency as we age, they are by no means normal or inevitable. You can, in fact, preserve your vision…

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Benefits of Pycnogenol

…diabetic retinopathy. Mirtogenol was also studied in people with slightly elevated intraocular pressures—the hallmark risk factor for glaucoma. In both studies, it was effective at decreasing eye pressures and also increasing ocular blood flow. The dosages used ranged from 20-240 mg daily.…

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Natural Treatment for Glaucoma

…the allergen was eliminated. It’s important to determine potential allergens and avoid them. Now it’s your turn: Has glaucoma been an issue for you? What natural treatments for glaucoma have you sought out? You May Also be Interested In * Diabetes and Glaucoma * Diabetes and Retinopathy

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Three Steps to Preserve Your Vision Health

…the thickness of the macula, the area in the retina involved in central vision that thins or degenerates as we age. Now it’s your turn: What are you doing to help protect your vision health? You may also be interested in: Are You Protecting Your Vision? Research Alert: New Help for Glaucoma

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Are You Protecting Your Vision?

…of red wine a day may help preserve your vision. If you don’t want to drink alcohol, try red grape juice instead. Now it’s your turn: Are you doing any of these things to protect your vision? You may also be interested in: Research Alert: New Help for Glaucoma Diabetes and Retinopathy

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Diabetes and Glaucoma

…in the eye that can lead to loss of peripheral vision (“tunnel vision”). Although this can happen very quickly with acute glaucoma, most cases of glaucoma are chronic, meaning that vision impairment occurs progressively over time, so vision loss is gradual and there’s time to take…

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4 Diabetic Retinopathy Treatment Options

…throughout the body. Studies have also found that bilberry and Pycnogenol are effective natural diabetic retinopathy treatments (as well as glaucoma). In one study, people with diabetic retinopathy took 20–160 mg of Pycnogenol daily. After six months, none of the participants had experienced…

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