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Flaxseed oil and fish oil may help improve dry eyes. But which is better?
Posted on 4 February 2016 | 3:42 am
Insurance data reveals the six groups most likely to have the cornea-thinning disease keratoconus. Are you at risk?
Being Latino is one risk factor. Having asthma is another.
Posted on 29 January 2016 | 8:16 am
A substance found in kale, spinach and other leafy greens may protect you from glaucoma. Learn about a recent study.
One and a half cups of leafy greens per day seems to lower glaucoma risk.
Posted on 27 January 2016 | 3:02 am
Ditch the itch! Don't rub those itchy eyes - that can make them worse. Instead, see your eye care practitioner.
Your eye care practitioner can find the cause of your itchy eyes and prescribe the best treatment.
Posted on 22 January 2016 | 3:00 am
Protecting your eyes from sunlight is important even in winter! Here's why you don't want to be snowblind.
Posted on 20 January 2016 | 5:20 am
You've heard a lot about blue light from digital devices. Can it harm our eyes? Here's what we know.
7 key points about blue light.
Posted on 15 January 2016 | 3:00 am
Glaucoma News: If you have glaucoma, you may want to revise your yoga routine.
Posted on 12 January 2016 | 2:22 am
Can you guess how many hours a day people are using digital devices? This new report on digital eye strain will make you think.
The Vision Council released a surprising new report on digital eye strain.
Posted on 7 January 2016 | 3:48 am
On-the-sidelines eye-tracking test may detect concussion faster than ever. (Watch the video for details.)
Athletes in rough sports are at risk for concussion. Eye-tracking can determine quickly if they need to leave the game.
Posted on 4 January 2016 | 3:55 am
Flying champagne corks are super-dangerous for eyes. Here's a great video that will help you open sparkling beverages safely!
Holiday beverage-opening can be risky, but this video can help.
Posted on 23 December 2015 | 3:57 am
Even good vision can be foiled by poorly designed reading material!
Posted on 21 December 2015 | 7:40 am
Eyes vs. ears: Which are more helpful in dealing with your environment?
Posted on 17 December 2015 | 9:00 am
Climate change can harm our eyes in three ways, said a researcher at a National Institutes of Health symposium.
Posted on 11 December 2015 | 2:30 am
Reading ability is one reason it is so important for kids to have early eye exams to detect and treat amblyopia.
Posted on 8 December 2015 | 9:14 am
Pantone chooses two beautiful colors as Color of the Year for 2016.
Posted on 5 December 2015 | 6:00 am
Possibly thanks to healthier living, the number of new cases of diabetes has been falling lately. Less vision loss from diabetic retinopathy may follow.
The CDC announced a falling rate of new cases of diagnosed diabetes among Americans.
Posted on 3 December 2015 | 5:10 am
Tips for cooking a holiday meal without harm to eyes and other body parts.
Posted on 25 November 2015 | 4:15 am
You won't believe some of the items on this year's Worst Toys list. Some can cause significant injuries to eyes and other body parts.
Toys to avoid: The 2015 W.A.T.C.H. list.
Posted on 20 November 2015 | 6:57 am
The Great American Smokeout is Thursday, Nov. 19. Don't wimp out - quit smoking and save your eyesight!
Posted on 18 November 2015 | 3:10 am
An ECL prototype is expected in late 2016.
Posted on 14 November 2015 | 4:44 am
This is not yellow! Vsauce video shows how our brain fools us into seeing non-existent colors.
Posted on 10 November 2015 | 3:05 am
There are several treatments for dry eyes - some may surprise you. Your eye care practitioner can recommend the right one!
Don't let dry eyes ruin your life - remedies are available.
Posted on 4 November 2015 | 5:30 am
Legally blind doesn't necessarily mean total vision loss, but a guide dog can be a big help.
Posted on 2 November 2015 | 3:00 am
Happy National Chocolate Day! And don't forget that the bioflavonoids in dark chocolate are good for eyes.
Have a bite of dark chocolate today for the health of your eyes!
Posted on 28 October 2015 | 4:04 am
Researchers are comparing the gait of glaucoma sufferers with that of other people, using special shoe sensors. [Video]
Posted on 23 October 2015 | 9:10 am
Aging of Eyes Is Blamed for Range of Health Woes
by LAURIE TARKAN | NY Times | February 20, 2012
A Bully Finds a Pulpit on the Web
by DAVID SEGAL | NY Times | November 28, 2010
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Eyeglasses a new fashion essential?
By ADAM TSCHORN | Los Angeles Times | April 29, 2012