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Eye Health

  1. Four eye diseases that cause vision loss

    Four eye diseases that cause vision loss

    Did your ophthalmologist diagnose you with a degenerative eye disease? What does this mean for you? Will it make you lose your eyesight? These are relevant questions, especially considering the fact that age-related or degenerative eye diseases are the leading cause of poor vision and blindness in the

  2. Taking a Second Look at Episcleritis

    Taking a second look at episcleritis

    Episcleritis is a relatively common type of red-eye caused by the inflammation of the episcleral tissues. This condition usually impacts women more than men and young adults. While episcleritis is usually not a sign of another disease, it tends to occur in those who suffer from body-wide inflammatory

  3. does glaucoma cause headaches

    Does glaucoma cause headaches?

    Find out about the different types of glaucoma, causes, symptoms and treatments in this article.

  4. Tonometer on slit lamp

    Top tonometer tips for preventing Keratoconjunctivitis

    Keratoconjunctivitis, when a person contracts keratitis (inflammation of the cornea) and conjunctivitis (infection or swelling in your conjunctiva) at the same time, is a highly contagious infection. Find out how to prevent the spread of it in your practice.
  5. The Invisible Disability: Understanding The Types of Color Blindness

    The invisible disability: understanding the types of color blindness

    Today, there are an estimated 300 million people who suffer from color vision deficiency (CVD). How prevalent is the condition? Impacting more men than women,

  6. Is It Blepharospasm or a Random Twitching of the Eye?

    Is it Blepharospasm or a random twitching of the eye?

    Also known as eyelid twitching, benign essential blepharospasm is a very rare condition. In fact, an estimated 2,000 people are

  7. Glaucoma Risk Factors and Causes

    Glaucoma risk factors and causes

    Understanding the common glaucoma risk factors is critical and can be used to help protect your patients’ vision. If left unchecked and untreated, glaucoma can lead to blindness. In f

  8. The Causes of Corneal Edema and How It is Treated

    The causes of corneal edema and how It's treated

    Corneal edema refers to the swelling of one or multiple layers of the cornea. Corneal swelling is a common condition that can affect anyone but is frequently seen in people over the

  9. Common Vision Problems in Young Children

    Common vision problems in young children

    You may be surprised to know that 3% of all young children in the United States suffer from one or more types of vision problems according to data from the

  10. What Is a Pinguecula?

    What is a pinguecula?

    A pinguecula is a yellowish, noncancerous mass that grows on the side of the eye nearest to the nose. Too much UV exposure can increase the likelihood of developing a pinguecula. 

    In fact, those who live closest to the equator—in areas where the sun is most intense—are more likely to

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