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Healthy Vision Month is the perfect time to think about the importance of preventative eye care in healthy vision, clear sight and overall wellness. Just as eating well and getting exercise are signs of a healthy lifestyle, routine vision eye care is equally important.
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Vitamin D is also critical for eye health. From improving tear function to reducing the risk of macular degeneration, cataracts, and glaucoma, vitamin D has a positive effect on eyesight in many ways.
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Thyroid eye disease is an immune-mediated disorder characterized by swelling, bulging, blurred vision and doubled vision. It results from the body’s own immune cells mistakenly recognizing its own ocular tissues as “foreign”.
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With matters of the heart and eyes, early detection and prevention are key. Practicing a heart-healthy lifestyle can decrease your risk of cardiovascular disease and also many eye diseases.
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Many eye health afflictions can arise during the winter. Learn how to protect your eyes from potential damage and manage symptoms.
Learning about your family's medical history can provide important clues about your predisposition to many eye diseases and vision problems.
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As 2020 comes to a close and we prepare for the upcoming year, it’s time to wrap up any loose ends pertaining to routine healthcare. One item that is often overlooked is vision.
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Approximately 1 in 10 children's eye injuries that end in a visit to the ER are caused by toys. The good news is most of these are preventable.