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October 10, 2019
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How To Protect Your Child’s Eyes

  While we are all susceptible to eye damage caused by sun exposure, children are by far the most at-risk for harm and injury. Since kids […]
September 12, 2019
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How Nutritional Supplements Can Help Your Eyes

  Our eye health is typically sustained by the nutrients we receive from the foods we eat, but sometimes our diets don’t provide sufficient nutrition to […]
August 22, 2019
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Eye Anatomy and How They’re Constructed

  Our eyes play a central role in vision, allowing us to see colors, shapes and images. However, our eyes are complex and made up of […]
August 15, 2019
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Protect Yourself From Cataracts

  As we age, our eyes become vulnerable to disease, like cataracts. Cataracts typically affect the elderly but can be experienced by anyone, especially those who […]
August 1, 2019
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Tips For Taking Care of Your Eyes

    Most people agree that out of the five senses, vision would be the most difficult to lose. Our eyes perform complex functions to provide […]
July 10, 2019

Can You Stop Your Vision From Growing Worse?

Has your vision seemed to grow worse lately? If you already have refractive eye errors such as nearsightedness or farsightedness, then it’s definitely possible that your […]
February 25, 2019
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Keeping Healthy Eyes in Your 20s and 30s

Having healthy eyes is something many people think about only after they begin to have eye health problems. However, once eye diseases and conditions start, the […]
October 25, 2018
A view of an elderly woman and a young woman side by side. The camera is zoomed in so you can only see one eye from each woman.

Your Eyes and Aging

With aging, eyesight naturally and gradually declines. The sharpness of objects and the vividness of colors can fade. Many experience a loss of reading vision and […]
August 31, 2018
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Can You Avoid Macular Degeneration

If macular degeneration runs in your family, you may worry that you are inevitably going to have this disease. Although genetics play a part in developing […]