Is There a Connection Between Cataracts and Alzheimer’s Disease?
A study published in 2012 suggested that cataracts and Alzheimer’s Disease are connected. The study authors believe that the delta-catenin protein is connected to the high prevalence of cataracts in Alzheimer’s patients. This protein is a key to cognitive development. It is also being studied for its role in the formation of some cancer types…. Read More
Custom LASIK vs. Conventional LASIK Surgery
There are many patients throughout Nashville, Tennessee, that have had LASIK surgery and experienced a great deal of success. It is a great procedure for restoring eyesight for those who have suffered from nearsightedness, farsightedness, and/or astigmatism. However, there are different types of LASIK. Two of these types are custom LASIK and conventional LASIK surgery…. Read More