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Flashes, Floaters, and Spots: What’s in my Vision?

Have you noticed tiny shadows cast upon objects you are looking at? Do you see small spots in your vision when looking at a clear or overcast sky? You may be seeing floaters and spots in your field of vision. What is the spot in my vision? It is completely normal to see spots or…
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From The New York Times: Seeing Really Is Believing — How cataract surgery changed my life.

Read this first hand account from the New York Times on how cataract surgery changed Jennifer Finney Boylan's life. She is a contributing opinion writer, a professor of English at Barnard College, and the author of the novel “Long Black Veil.” [button text="Read Now" link="https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/20/opinion/seeing-really-is-believing.html?emc=edit_th_190321&nl=todaysheadlines&nlid=443968880321" style="default" size="normal" target="_blank" display="inline" icon="no"]
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Eye Color & Genetics

Ever wonder why your eyes are blue, green, brown, or somewhere in between? The colored part of your eye, the Iris, contains pigmentation which determines our eye color. Your parents pass on chromosomes which combine to customize your eye color. How eye color develops Eye color is not as simple as other genetic traits. Three…
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Combating Dry Eye Syndrome

Do you experience itchy, burning, or dry eyes? You may be suffering from dry eye syndrome. Tears are necessary for overall eye health and clear vision, when there is insufficient moisture on the surface of the eye it can cause discomfort. Let's looks at some common causes of dry eye syndrome, symptoms, and risk factors.…
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