Eye Damage Could Predict Dementia Risk

Studies are beginning to show that the eye may be a unique window into otherwise unobservable brain pathology, responsible for diseases that affect cognition, such as Alzheimer’s disease. State-of-the-art Optical…
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eyegotcha Trivia Tuesday

  1. About ½ of our brain is involved in the seeing process. Humans are very much visual animals. 2. The external muscles that move the eyes are the strongest…
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Eat For Your Eyes

Eating a diet filled with colorful foods can help keep your eyes healthy. Eating the gamut of fruits and vegetables will provide you with several nutrients you need for good eye…
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eyegotcha Trivia Tuesday

The pupil dilates 45% when looking at something pleasant. The human eye can distinguish 500 shades of gray. The average person blinks 12 times per minute – about 10,000 blinks…
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Benefits of Sunlight

We are approximately two weeks into Spring and the first things you hear from most public health messages is the hazards of exposure to the sunlight – sunburn, premature aging,…
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What Eye Color Says About You

1. Eye Cancer – People blue, green or gray eyes are more likely to get uveal melanoma than people with brown eyes. 2. Trust worthiness – Researchers have found that…
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Why are Fire Engines Red?

  After reading this article in Allegheny West Magazine it got me to thinking why are fire engines red? http://www.alleghenywestmagazine.com/Back_issues/2018-montour/march/index.html#/46 The most widely accepted reason fire trucks are painted red…
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