April is Women’s Eye Health Month

ByWill Janecek

April is Women’s Eye Health Month

April is Women’s Eye Health Month

Women are at a higher risk than men for most eye diseases, yet according to a survey by Prevent Blindness, one in four has not had an eye exam in the last two years. The most common eye diseases in women over 40 are cataracts, glaucoma, and AMD (age-related macular degeneration).

 

There are many things you can do to keep your eye health in check – maintaining a healthy lifestyle of both diet and exercise, quitting smoking, and of course regular eye exams. So be good to yourself and call us to schedule an appointment! 303-321-1578

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