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Who is at risk for retinal detachment?

A retinal detachment can occur at any age, but it is more common in people over age 40. It affects men more than women and Caucasians more than African Americans. A retinal detachment is also more likely to occur in people who are nearsighted or have had a retinal detachment in the other eye, a…

What are floaters?

Floaters, floaters and more floaters ... Floaters (big or little) are black specks that drift up and down or side to side in our line of sight. What a nuisance!! Floaters are generally no cause for concern, but here goes with the technical stuff. The cavity of your eye is filled with a jelly-like substance called…