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Diet and Vision: 6 Foods for Healthy Eyes

  1) Carrots Carrots are packed with beta carotene which is an antioxidant that helps lower the risks of cataracts and macular degeneration. 2) Peppers, Brussel Sprouts and Broccoli These three vegetables provide a great source of vitamin C. Vitamin C is a crucial antioxidant, which has been shown to […]

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Glaucoma prevention thanks to fruits and vegetables

Risk of Glaucoma and vegetable and fruit intake between old women in the osteoporosis’ study. This is a study about glaucoma causes and risk factors. Different possible causes are studied and the glaucoma’s risk seems lowered among women that eat a specific type of vegetable and fruit. The diet seems […]

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Medical Therapy

When curing diabetic retinopathy, medical therapy is fundamental.In case of diabetes, it is very important to keep the glucose metabolism under control. Diabetic patients should keep glycemia levels between 80 and 120 mg/dl; it is also necessary to monitor glicate haemoglobin, that is the index of glycemia trend in the […]

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Cataract: Causes and Symptoms

Cataract Cataract consists in the clouding of the lens, which is located within the eye. Through cataract surgery, the clouded lens is replaced with a new transparent one. The crystalline lens allows to focus images on the retina; with the passing of time, it may become opaque and that’s when […]

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