eye disease

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

Learn more about the risk factors and symptoms

By Ask the Doctors • March 15, 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

By age 65, one in three Americans will have a vision-impairing eye disease. Many sight-robbing conditions can be effectively treated if detected early enough, in ...

By uclahealth • May 16, 2019

According to a national survey released by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, nearly two out of three American adults report having eye or vision ...

By uclahealth • September 13, 2018

People with diabetes are more likely to develop blinding eye diseases, such as diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma and cataracts. Yet recent studies have revealed low ...

By uclahealth • November 20, 2017

On-the-job safety goes well beyond avoiding slips, falls, and heavy lifting. Caring for your eyes should be a high priority and part of an ...

By uclahealth • March 28, 2017

Nearly two out of three adults in the United States report having eye or vision problems, according to a national survey released by the ...

By uclahealth • September 27, 2016