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What Is It Like To Be Color Blind?

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What Is It Like To Be Color Blind?

You probably do not run into many people that are color blind, but there are a good number of people in the population that struggle to see the same colors as those that are not. It is estimated that about 1 out of 20 people have a degree of color blindness. What this means is…

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Exercise and Eye Protection

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Exercise and Eye Protection

When we think of preventing sports and exercise injuries, we usually think of muscle sprains, strains  and bone fractures. We don’t usually think about the eyes. As a result, we often engage in fitness and sports activities without giving a thought to proper eye protection. In fact, sports activities cause nearly 40,000 eye injuries each…

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Four Questions To Ask Your Doctor About Laser Vision Correction

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Four Questions To Ask Your Doctor About Laser Vision Correction

If you have worn contacts and/or glasses for decades, you know just how much of a bother this can be. You must keep up with your contact prescription every year and purchase contact solution monthly. Those with glasses must also update their prescription regularly. The upkeep of eye care often forces patients to consult with…

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LASIK Surgery

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LASIK Surgery

This article is going to answer a few commonly asked questions about LASIK surgery, such as What is it and what condition does it correct What are the risks involved Are there any long term side effects from the procedure To help you to understand LASIK surgery a bit better here are some things you…

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Eye Scan Could Help Track Progress of Multiple Sclerosis

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Eye Scan Could Help Track Progress of Multiple Sclerosis

Research is currently being conducted into the connection between the retinal lining and the progression of Multiple Sclerosis (MS). Many healthcare professionals believe that there is a definite link between the thinning of the eye retina and relapse occurrences of MS. This is a major breakthrough in MS study. This study can assist medical professionals…

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Scientists Develop Artificial Retina That Could Restore Normal Vision

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Scientists Develop Artificial Retina That Could Restore Normal Vision

Scientists have made a major breakthrough in potentially restoring vision to the blind. Researchers have uncovered the retina’s neural code for brain communication in order to create a better prosthetic retinal device for blindness – potentially changing the lives of millions around the world. Two scientists from Weill Cornell Medical College have studied the neural…

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