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5 Best Eye Health Articles of July 2016

The 5 best eye health articles of July 2016 This month we have 5 articles and one announcement . Stem cells could ward off glaucoma.  Treatment would use cells harvested from patient's skin Eye doctors use a variety of tests to catch signs of glaucoma. Early detection and prompt treatment can prevent vision loss, but the condition is chronic...
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5 Best Eye Health Articles of May 2016

5 best Eye Health Articles of May 2016Macular Degeneration A recent study in the journal Retina concluded that current sunlight exposure showed no association with early AMD or late AMD, but past sunlight exposure (≥8 hours outside daily) was significantly associated with early and late AMD. Outside working was found to be associated with late AMD.  The conclusion...
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What are the risk factors for dry eye?

Dry Eye Risk Factors   The prevalence of dry eye syndrome increases with age. An estimated 3.2 million women age 50 and over and 1.68 million men age 50 and over are affected by dry eye syndrome.Here are some risk factors for dry eye:Aging- Advancing age is the single most important risk factor for...
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Are my medications causing my Dry Eye?

Dryeyepic   Dry eye is a very common problem.  It affects women more than men and becomes more prevalent as people get older.  It can present in many ways. Symptoms can include a foreign body sensation, burning, stinging, redness, blurred vision and dryness.  Tearing is another symptom and occurs because the...
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