North Metro Surgery Center
North Metro Surgery Center is a freestanding, outpatient surgical facility in Blaine, MN, specializing in podiatric, gastrointestinal, ENT and eye procedures and services. We believe in compassionate medicine, where our focus is on each individual patient.
Can Blood Pressure Medication Cause Eye Problems?
The results of the study showed that vasodilators, medications that act directly on muscles in blood vessel walls to make blood vessels widen, may increase the risk of AMD by as much as 75 percent.
Red Meat Linked to Breast Cancer
Using a statistical model, the researchers estimated that the women who ate the most red meat showed an increase of 6.8 cases of breast cancer for every 1,000 women over the course of 20 years.
Omega 3 Fatty Acids Help Prevent Eye Disease
We want to eat low-fat foods, we try to reduce saturated fat intake and we exercise to burn fat. Did you know that fat is actually important in our diet and our eyesight would suffer if we did not have enough fat?