The sun emits the same amount of ultraviolet (UV) rays all year round. This means you’re exposing yourself to solar radiation when you go outside, even in the winter. To protect your eyes, your trusted eye doctor at EyeSite of The Villages recommends wearing sunglasses whenever you go outside, no matter the season.
Uncontrolled and consistent high blood pressure may lead to a vascular condition known as hypertension. Without effective treatment, this can cause other health complications, including ocular hypertension, also known as hypertensive retinopathy. Read on as your expert cataract doctor from EyeSite of The Villages sheds light on this condition.