eye health

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

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

Some babies born early are at risk of eye issues including retinal detachment

By uclahealth • June 6, 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

Approximately 25 million Americans have cataracts, which causes cloudy, blurry or dim vision and often develops with advancing age. This June, UCLA Stein Eye and ...

By uclahealth • June 22, 2019

With the holiday shopping season now in full swing, UCLA Stein Eye and Doheny Eye Institutes  join the American Academy of Ophthalmology in reminding ...

By uclahealth • December 19, 2018

Sipping a mug of piping hot tea on a cold day doesn’t just warm you up—it may also protect your vision. That’s the good news ...

By Elaine Schmidt • December 20, 2017

It’s back-to-school time and as parents tick off their long list of school to-dos, ophthalmologists are reminding moms and dads not to neglect one ...

By uclahealth • September 20, 2017