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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

Dear Doctor: I was recently diagnosed with wet macular degeneration and am now receiving periodic injections for the disease. My question is: What causes it? ...

By Ask the Doctors • September 6, 2018

  With summer in full swing, the days are longer, the temperature is higher and the threat from the sun’s damaging ultraviolet ...

By uclahealth • July 16, 2018

Glaucoma is a major cause of vision loss worldwide. It affects more than 3 million people in the United States — nearly half of ...

By uclahealth • January 24, 2018

There are many things that can cause eye strain and blurry vision, such as spending a lot of time in front of a screen. ...

By uclahealth • November 29, 2017

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

Perhaps you’ve sometimes seen annoying dark specks or ‘blobs’ dancing across your vision, and wondered what they were. These are often referred to as floaters ...

By • June 23, 2016