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12
JUN
2017

A New Way to Measure Those Obnoxious Eye Floaters

At ARVO’s, The Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, annual meeting, VMR Institute’s own Jeannie Nguyen-Cuu presented the results of our research to develop a self-administered questionnaire for people with floaters. We created the questionnaire in...
16
DEC
2016
floaters treatment california

Seeing Squiggles? You May Be in Danger of Losing Your Vision

Do you have small spots or squiggles that drift across your field of vision? Do you notice them more when you look at something bright like the sky or a white sheet of paper? If so, you may have eye floaters. What many people don’t realize is that eye floaters are dangerous...
13
DEC
2016
eye floaters and flashes

Common Eye Ailments and Their Symptoms

Most people suffer from eye problems at least once in their life. Our eyes are complex organs, and you can experience many different symptoms for different ailments. Here are some common eye problems, their symptoms, and how to make yourself feel better. Eye floaters and flashes...
30
NOV
2016
eye disease

‘If You Cross Your Eyes They’ll Stay That Way’ and 4 Other Myths About Eye Health

It’s true that eating carrots can keep your eyes healthy; however, contrary to popular belief, the vitamins and minerals found in your favorite orange veggie won’t improve your eyesight. This is just one myth about vision and blindness that few people question. Read along to...
26
OCT
2016

Curing Floaters

At it’s 2016 annual meeting in Chicago, The American Academy of Ophthalmology invited Dr. Sebag to lecture on the approach to curing floaters at The VMR Institute for Vitreous Macula Retina. On that day Dr. Sebag was interviewed by the American Society of Reti...
17
OCT
2016
eye disease

6 Surprising Conditions Your Doctor Can Discover During an Eye Exam

Many people believe that if their vision seems unchanged, they don’t need to schedule regular appointments with their eye doctor. However, a visit to your ophthalmologist can help with more than just vision changes. Not only will your appointment reveal whether you have...
07
OCT
2016
Vitrectomy for floaters in France

Vitrectomy for Floaters in France

On July 9, 2016 Dr. Sebag of VMR Institute lectured to The Club Jules Gonin, the exclusive international vitreo-retinal society headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland. The meeting was held in Bordeaux, France. The topic of the lecture was vitrectomy for vitreous floaters. Our...
05
AUG
2016

Everything You Need to Know About Macular Pucker

When you think about age-related eye diseases, you probably think of macular degeneration, even if you aren’t familiar with the name. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the number one cause of severe vision loss and legal blindness in adults over the age of 60 in the...
26
JUL
2016
diabetic retinopathy treatment

Diabetic Retinopathy: Everything You Need to Know About Diabetes-Related Vision Loss

Sadly, diabetes is an epidemic among Americans of all ages. Though it can cause a wide range of health issues, vision loss is one effect of the disease that is particularly debilitating. That is why so many people are seeking diabetic retinopathy treatment in California. What is...
 
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