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Age can affect your eyes, making it hard to see up close. But is it okay to use over-the-counter glasses? Learn how age affects vision and what to do about it.

By uclahealth • November 29, 2022

Nearsightedness has gone up significantly due to looking at small digital screens for hours during the pandemic, according to UCLA ophthalmologists.

By uclahealth • August 23, 2022

A surgeon, community advocate, researcher, and leader, Dr. Coleman brings passion for patient care to directorship of renowned eye center

By uclahealth • August 8, 2022

You don’t have to sacrifice style when choosing the best sunglasses for your eye health. But you should know what to look for when it comes to UV protection.

By uclahealth • July 26, 2022

Macular degeneration is the leading cause of vision loss in older age, and typically begins to affect adults who are 55 and older

By Ask the Doctors • June 10, 2022

Increased use of computer and smartphone screens during pandemic has led to rise in myopia, dry eye

By uclahealth • July 21, 2021

Remote learning, other screen-based activities have led to a rise in myopia, doctors say

By uclahealth • May 21, 2021

Tips for reducing eye strain among computer users

By uclahealth • November 5, 2020

Dear Doctor: My eye doctor says I have something called “drusen” on top of my retina. I’ve read that this is connected to macular degeneration, ...

By Ask the Doctors • September 11, 2020

“The UCLA Mobile Eye Clinic is a community outreach program that we have developed with Care Harbor over the years,” explains Bartly Mondino, MD, ...

By uclahealth • November 21, 2019