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A Quick Guide to Pink Eye

A Quick Guide to Pink Eye

Conjunctivitis, or more commonly known as Pinkeye, is a highly contagious infection of the eye. It is known as Pinkeye because the white of the eye tends to take on a pink or red color when it is infected. The infection is most commonly caused by a virus, bacteria, or...

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Tips to Keep Your Eyes Safe When Swimming

Tips to Keep Your Eyes Safe When Swimming

Ever wonder why your eyes get red and irritated after you open them at the pool? It used to be thought that it was the chlorine that caused such irritation and redness. Instead, it is from a compound that forms when chlorine reacts with contaminates in the pool, this...

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What Are The Most Common Eye Problems For Children?

What Are The Most Common Eye Problems For Children?

Does your child squint, complains of blurry vision or headaches, has itchy or watery eyes? Well, these are all signs of vision problems. Studies prove that nearly 1 out of 4 kids have eyesight issues. Often parents are not aware of the symptoms that indicate that...

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How Can Diabetes Affect My Vision?

How Can Diabetes Affect My Vision?

Diabetes has a major short-term and long-term impacts on your vision. In fact, the high levels of blood sugar in the body can cause permanent distortion of the eyes. Studies have proven that the major cause of blindness is diabetes. It can cause vision conditions like...

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Types, Treatments, And Causes Of Color Blindness

Types, Treatments, And Causes Of Color Blindness

People share a common color vision sensory, but a few have a lack of color sensory, in which their sight of colors is different from the rest of us. This is called color blindness and people with it are not aware of differences in colors compared to others. People...

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