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Monthly Archives: May 2019

4 Steps to Lower Your Risk of Eye Disease

Written on May 28, 2019 at 5:55 pm, by

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 many cases limiting or eliminating the damage to eyesight. During the month of May, El Instituto de Ojos del Dr. Miguel Santiago joins the American Academy of Ophthalmology in sharing valuable information  Continue Reading »

Ophthalmologists Urge Eye Protection for Recreational and Professional Sports

Written on May 3, 2019 at 5:42 pm, by

New research shows that about 30,000 people in the U.S. go to emergency departments each year with sports-related eye injuries, a substantially higher estimate than previously reported. This April during Sports Eye Safety Month, Instituto de Ojos del Dr. Miguel Santiago and the American Academy of Ophthalmology remind the public that the right protective eyewear  Continue Reading »

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