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Dry Eyes? Lagophthalmos Could Be the Culprit
Lots of different things could cause dry eyes. Maybe the air is dry. Perhaps you don’t blink enough when you’re working at a computer. Or it could be that...
July 02
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8 Ways to Protect Yourself From Surfer’s Eye or Pterygium
We often hear about the harmful effects ultraviolet (UV) radiation has on our skin, but did you know it can also harm our eyes? It’s easy to overlook,...
May 09
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Is the Bump on Your Eyelid a Stye or a Chalazion?
You wake up, ready to face the day with your eyes wide open, only to be greeted by an unexpected visitor on your eyelid. No, it’s not your typical morning...
April 02
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How to Know Whether Contact Lenses Are the Right Choice for Your Child's Vision
If your child wears glasses or needs glasses, you might be curious about contact lenses. Is your child old enough for them? How could they help your child’s...
January 23
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How Rheumatoid Arthritis Could Harm Your Eyes and Your Vision
If you have rheumatoid arthritis (RA), you know your immune system attacks your joints, so you can have pain, swelling, stiffness and joint damage.  But...
January 03
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Digital Eye Strain: Tips to Protect Your Child’s Eyes
Today, screens are a big part of how teens and tweens learn and have fun. This generation is among the heaviest users of digital devices like computers,...
December 26
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How to Prevent and Treat Those Pesky Styes on Your Eyelids
If you have a red, painful bump on your eyelid that looks and feels like a pimple, it might be a stye. Styes are little red lumps that develop on the edge...
March 31
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Why You Should Never Sleep with Your Contact Lenses In
If your vision isn’t perfect, you might hate that moment when you wake up in the morning. As you open your eyes, everything is fuzzy or blurry, and the...
March 20
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Six Effective Eye Care Tips to Protect Your Child’s Vision
Your child’s vision is an essential source of information about the world around them. Healthy vision is critical to their social development, school success...
March 13
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Rubbing Your Eyes Can Be Harmful. Here’s What to Do Instead
When your eyes are dry, itchy or irritated, rubbing them can feel so good. Unfortunately, even though rubbing can bring temporary relief, it can cause...
February 26