- Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)
- Amblyopia (Lazy Eye)
- Bacterial Keratitis
- Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)
- Detached and Torn Retina
- Diabetic Retinopathy
- Dry Eye
- Floaters and Flashes
- Low Vision
- Myopia (Nearsightedness)
- Presbyopia (Aging Eye)
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Opening Champagne Bottles
To open the bottle safely, point it away from yourself and from any bystanders. Read more champagne tips.
Holiday Toy Safety
Avoid buying toys with sharp, protruding or projectile parts. Read more toy tips.
Children don't outgrow misaligned eyes. See an ophthalmologist for treatment to preserve your child's good vision.
Preventing Pink Eye
Practicing good hygiene can help prevent the spread of conjunctivitis. Be sure to wash your hands frequently.
Replace the Case
Contact lens cases should be replaced at least every three months to prevent eye infection.
What Is an Ophthalmologist?
Are You Fit at 40?
A baseline eye exam is recommended at age 40, when the signs of disease and changes in vision may start to occur.
Eye Health News
- There are many reasons people with glaucoma may struggle to take their medication regularly, but these helpful hints can help you preserve your vision.
- At age 28, Barak Kassar had never worried about his vision, but it was at this age that a routine eye exam revealed he had developed a rare eye condition that causes glaucoma. From denial to success, Barak shares his story.
- It may come as a surprise that about 1 in 10,000 babies is born with glaucoma. While uncommon, childhood glaucoma is a serious medical problem and early diagnosis and treatment offer the best hope of preventing blindness.
The Huffington Post, January 15, 2015
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- We blink half as often as we should while using computers and smartphones, causing our eyes to feel tired and irritated. Get tips to give those eyes the breaks they need.
- Learn what you can do to keep aging eyes healthy.
- Get to know your family history of eye disease, and keep up with those vision screenings.
- They aren’t just a warm weather accessory — sunglasses can save your sight.
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