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April 4, 2014: Woman’s Eye Health Month

Women's Eye Health and Safety Month Women often manage family health concerns. Do you know how to protect your sight? Hormonal changes, age, and smoking can endanger sight. Women are largely affected by vision problems across almost all major vision disorders – dry eye syndrome, glaucoma, cataracts, macular degeneration, and several more. Most of us…
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March 21, 2014: Save Your Vision Month

5 tips for a lifetime of healthy vision 1. Schedule yearly comprehensive exams 2. Protect against UV rays (get a good pair of sunglasses) 3. Give your eyes a break from digital device use 4. Eat your greens! (click here for a healthy vision diet) 5. Practice safe wear and care of contact lenses Caring…
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March 7, 2014: Color Vision

Seeing Green This St. Patrick’s Day? Color originates in light. Sunlight, as we perceive it, is colorless. In reality, a rainbow is testimony to the fact that all the colors of the spectrum are present in white light. All the “invisible” colors of sunlight, or any light source, shine on an object, like a shamrock.…
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February 21, 2014: AMD/Low Vision Awareness

Age-Related Macular Degeneration / Low Vision Awareness Month Age-related macular degeneration is a leading cause of vision loss, affecting more than two million Americans age 65 and older. Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) and Vision Loss Age-related macular degeneration, also called AMD or ARMD, is the leading cause of vision loss and blindness among Americans who…
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