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Retinitis Pigmentosa- A Genetic Perspective on Retina Degeneration

Retinitis pigmentosa is a class of diseases involving progressive degeneration of the retina and comprises a large group of inherited vision disorders. Retinitis pigmentosa causes…

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January 18, 2024

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Retinal Detachment: Causes, Signs, and Emergency Treatment

Retinal detachment is a serious eye condition that requires emergency treatment to ensure vision is not lost. Left untreated can result in total blindness. When…

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January 4, 2024

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Retinal Vein Occlusion (RVO): Understanding the Impact on Vision

Diagnosis of serious sight-threatening eye conditions is based upon a retinal examination; retina exams detect damage to the retina before you even notice any visual…

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December 18, 2023

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Floaters and Flashes: When to Worry About Your Retinal Health

Suddenly seeing eye floaters for the first time, experiencing vision loss and perceiving flashes of light are good reasons to seek medical care. Waiting to…

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December 4, 2023

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Retina Care for Children-Common Conditions and Treatment Approaches

Retina Consultants of Nevada is dedicated to diagnosing and treating eye conditions that affect the retina and how that relates to vision quality. The most…

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November 18, 2023

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The Role of Nutrition in Maintaining Retinal Health-Key Nutrients for Healthy Vision

If you want healthy eyes, be mindful of how you are fueling your body. Plenty of vitamins and antioxidants are the key to maintaining healthy…

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November 4, 2023

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Retina Screening Guidelines-Why Regular Exams Are Crucial for Eye Health

Small yet significant, the role of the retina is a simple one—to capture light that enters the eyes and change that light into an electrical…

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October 18, 2023

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The Impact of High Blood Pressure on Retinal Health: Hypertensive Retinopathy

Decreased oxygen and blood flow is one of the greatest dangers brought on by high blood pressure. Left untreated, hypertension, another term for high blood…

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October 4, 2023

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Exploring the Role of the Retina in Vision-Anatomy and Function

Visual functions and recognition are mostly controlled by the occipital lobe of the brain. The occipital lobe is the part of the brain responsible for…

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September 18, 2023

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How Do You Know If You Have a Macular Hole?

The retina is made up of 2 main parts, the peripheral retina and the macula. The macula is in the center of the retina and…

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September 4, 2023