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September is

Nearly two out of three American adults report having eye or vision problems, according to a national survey released by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, . A significant percentage of them, however, fail to seek medical attention in the form of regular,...

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August is

Back-to-school time is just around the corner, and the scramble to buy school clothes and new pencils, backpacks and notebooks will begin. Ophthalmologists remind busy parents not to neglect one of the most important learning tools: their children’s eyes. Good vision...

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July is

With summer here, we know to use sunscreen for our skin, but many people forget to protect their eyes. Warmer weather amount of time outdoors. Many studies show that with an increased exposure to UV light can lead to a higher risk of developing cataracts, age related...

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June Is Cataract Awareness Month

What are cataracts?   A cataract is a clouding of the natural lens inside your eye. Most of the time, it is caused by natural aging changes. It is not a film over the eye. Diet, vitamins, eye drops, or lasers will not correct cataracts. The only option to correct...

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Delicious Carrot Smoothie for Healthy Eyes

  Why Carrots?   Deficiencies in vitamin A are one of the leading causes of blindness in the developing world. Lack of vitamin A can also lead to cataracts and macular degeneration. Carrots however, are high in beta-carotene, which is a crucial forerunner for vitamin...

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