LEARNING MORE ABOUT RETINAL VASCULAR DISEASES
September is National Cholesterol Education Month. If you or someone you know experiences high levels of cholesterol, this may be a good time to get checked and take the appropriate steps to lower it. High levels of cholesterol can affect your eyes and may lead to vasular problems in the retina. High cholesterol is one of many health conditions that are risks for the development of one or more retinal vascular diseases. Among Tennessee Retina's esteemed physicians, Eric Schneider M.D. shares facts about these vascular diseases in this month’s educational spotlight to promote 2020: The Year of Excellent Vision. Read it HERE
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