It’s time for the May edition of Relf EyeCare’s News Roundup.
An article in The Journal of Neuroscience found that low carb diets not only help our waistlines, but also protect our optic nerves. If you have Glaucoma, you may want to skip the cake.
Can you wear so much mascara that eventually it looks like melanoma? Apparently so. Over many years it can migrate into the conjunctiva under the upper lid and create black lesions resembling melanoma. Morale of the story-eye make up remover. Read more about mascara.
And finally, just to prove people will really do anything, implantable eyeball jewelry. This is NOT endorsed by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Read the Awkward.com article.