Glucosamine Supplements Tied to Risk of Eye Condition
THURSDAY, May 23 (HealthDay News) -- Glucosamine supplements that millions of Americans take to help treat hip and knee osteoarthritis may have an unexpected side effect: They may increase risk for developing glaucoma, a small new study of older adults suggests.
Health Tip: Protect Your Sight
(HealthDay News) -- Protecting your vision must be a "priority
just like eating healthy and physical activity," urges the U.S.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Health Tip: Possible Causes of Dry Eye
(HealthDay News) -- You produce tears to help keep your eyes
moist and protected from irritants. But dry eye can make your eyes
vulnerable and uncomfortable.
Eyelash Extension Adhesives May Cause Bad Reactions
THURSDAY, May 16 (HealthDay News) -- For those who aren't born
with long, fluttery eyelashes, cosmetic extensions can help achieve
that often sought-after look. But eye experts warn that the
adhesives used to apply these eyelash extensions can cause
allergies and infections.
Omega-3s No Help Against Age-Linked Eye Trouble: Study
SUNDAY, May 5 (HealthDay News) -- Adding omega-3 fatty acids and
other nutrients to standard antioxidant vitamins doesn't give older
people any added protection against a leading cause of blindness, a
new study finds.