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optometry

Watch out for your lookers

Sunglasses are more than a fashion statement. They provide critical UV protection to your eyes.

Headed outdoors? Lather ’round the lashes

If you're gearing up for a day in the sun, don't forget to moisturize your face—especially those areas around your eyes.

Mind your aging eyes

Diet, exercise and environmental factors can all influence progression of age-related macular degeneration.

Clear rules for contact lenses

An optometrist explains how improper use can lead to serious eye problems.

Experimental gel could save injured eyes

Researchers suspect the substance could quickly seal a severe eye injury until adequate treatment may be obtained.

Soft contact lenses safe for kids and teens

Infection rates no higher than for adults, and actually lowest for younger kids.

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