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Experts say that swimming is one of the best full body workouts, particularly for individuals with arthritis.

Cataracts are a common vision problem that affect six million Americans over the age of 40, but they can begin developing at a much earlier age.

Yoga is widely recognized as a therapeutic form of exercise that can relieve depression, promote weight loss, improve cardiovascular health, and alleviate arthritis.

The best way to prevent degenerative eye disease is to get a comprehensive eye exam. June is Cataract Awareness Month, so it would be the perfect time to schedule a check-up.

While most diseases have noticeable symptoms and warning signs, glaucoma can develop slowly and painlessly and can be quite difficult to diagnose.

Richard M. Evans, M.D., Ophthalmologist at Medical Center Ophthalmology Associates, and affiliated with Baptist Medical Center, has been named a 2017 Top Doctor in San Antonio, Texas.

There are several factors that can contribute to the development of osteoarthritis, such as age, family history and previous injury, but one of the greatest risk factors is obesity.

As a caregiver of a parent or loved one, you are always thinking of someone else. Your days are consumed with meal planning and preparation, administering medication and providing transportation.

Could there be a link between hepatitis C (HCV) and cataract development? According to a recent study, this may be true.

You are what you eat, as the old saying goes, and new research finds that you could eat your way to stronger, healthier bones.

See Now, a non-profit organization, has taken this metaphor to a literal level by creating a simulator that allows you to see through the eyes of individuals with cataracts, glaucoma or retinopathy.

The cause of fibromyalgia is unknown, but onset of symptoms usually begins after physical trauma, surgery, infection, or situations that cause extreme psychological stress.

The average American spends seven or more hours per day on electronic devices, and many individuals use multiple devices simultaneously.

Less than half of hip fracture patients adhere to the national recommendations for vitamin D intake, according to new findings presented at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS).

Did you know that May is Healthy Vision Month? Your eyes need to be cared for and nurtured to continue to give you clear vision. There are several things that you can do maintain your visual health.

Sniffling, sneezing, watery eyes, and congestion are just a few issues that allergy sufferers expect to deal with all season long.

The American Academy of Ophthalmology has developed a list of four questions to help you determine when it is time to schedule cataract surgery.

While we typically think of stress as a mental and emotional struggle, what many of us don’t realize is that stress can manifest itself through a number of physical symptoms such as fatigue, body aches and muscle pain.

Diabetic eye disease is a group of eye conditions that can affect people with diabetes.

Back pain is one of the most common medical complaints among American adults, and it is sometimes linked to muscle tension from stress. Medication has long been considered a convenient and simple way to address back pain, but new guidelines released by th