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Author Gordon, Sandra.

Title The aging eye / [written by Sandra Gordon].

Publication Info. New York : Fireside, [2001]


Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  618.9777 AGI    Check Shelf
 Enfield, Main Library - Adult Department  618.97 AGI    Check Shelf
 Granby, Main Library - Adult  617.7 GOR    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  618.9777 AGING    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  617.7 AGING    Check Shelf
Description 253 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Note "A Harvard Medical School book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-230) and index.
Summary Looks at ways to prevent and treat such disorders as macular degeneration, glaucoma, cataracts, floaters, and flashers.
Contents How the eye works -- Eye changes with age -- Eye-care basics: getting your eyes examined -- Protecting your eyes from cataracts -- Glaucoma: the stealth sight stealer -- Protecting your sight from age-related macular degeneration (AMD) -- Other common eye disorders of later life -- Living with low vision -- Safeguarding your sight -- Appendices.
Subject Geriatric ophthalmology.
Vision disorders in old age.
Eye -- Aging.
Eye Diseases -- Popular Works.
Vision Disorders -- Popular Works.
Vision, Ocular -- Popular Works.
Eye -- Popular Works.
Aging -- Popular Works.
Older people.
Added Author Harvard Medical School.
ISBN 0743215036 paperback
9780743215039 paperback
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