macular degeneration

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

Next time you step outside to enjoy the summer sun, don’t forget to bring a pair of sunglasses. Most people know that the sun’s damaging ultraviolet rays ...

By uclahealth • July 18, 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

Ophthalmologists Encourage Making Your Eyes Part of a Healthy Aging Strategy According to a national survey released by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, ...

By uclahealth • September 14, 2017

Studies show there is a gender gap in eye disease. Women are more likely than men to suffer from sight-threatening conditions such as age-related ...

By uclahealth • May 18, 2017

Two years ago, UCLA Stein Eye Institute joined forces with ...

By uclahealth • June 10, 2016

Look out for your eyes – after all, they look out for you. Making healthy choices and undergoing regular eye exams can help preserve ...

By uclahealth • May 18, 2016