Ways to Prevent Eye Infections from Makeup

Smooth eyeliner, lash-lifting mascara, and a colorful eyeshadow palette – unfortunately the cosmetics that define your look could cause some serious eye infections and allergies. While this won’t be an issue every time you use makeup, you can’t be too careful. Much like the way you take vitamins to prevent yourself health issues, there are…
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Digital Eye Strain Prevention Tips

How many hours do you spend looking at the screen of a digital device? In the USA, the average adult spends close to 11 hours looking at a screen per day and checks their phone every 10 minutes. The Vision Council reveals that about 59 percent of adult Americans experience the symptoms of digital eye…
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The 3 Most Important Vitamins for Aging Eye Health

Just like any part of your body, your eyes need essential vitamins and nutrients to keep functioning properly, especially as you age. Many conditions, including cataracts, glaucoma, and age-related macular degeneration, can ruin your eyesight. Nutrition is one of the most common factors in causing these problems. For healthy eyes now and well into the…
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Ways to Improve the Health of Your Retina

The retina is one of the most sensitive and crucial parts of your eye. Taking good care of it is a prerequisite to enjoying healthy vision, especially as you age. Like most people, you may wonder if there are any natural ways to improve the health of your retina. The answer is yes, and the…
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Keep Your Eyes Healthy In 2020

Given the prevalent use of digital devices today, more and more people worry about the harm they can cause to their eyesight. You must take proper care of your eyes and reduce your chances of developing vision problems. Here are four basic eye care practices that you can follow to reduce your risk. Protect Against…
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Does Regular Exercise Improve Eyesight?

Everybody is aware of the importance of regular exercise for keeping the body and the mind fit and healthy. But do you know that it can also improve your vision? Here’s how exercise can help you see better: It Reduces Intraocular Pressure Cardiovascular exercises play a significant role in lowering the intraocular pressure, the pressure…
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Using Boric Acid Eye Wash: the Pros and Cons

Itchiness and irritation of the eyes are a common problem. There are a variety of different reasons for the irritation in your eyes, such as the presence of foreign objects in the eyes, including debris or chlorine, eye allergies, dry eyes, viruses, or infections. In the majority of the cases, it is not an issue…
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Best Eye Exercises to Improve Vision

We have many workout routines to keep our bodies healthy and fit, but we forget about one of the most important organs we have – the eyes! So, why not add some eye exercises to your daily routine? If your eyes are healthy, these exercises will help your eyes see better and feel better. Here…
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Three Everyday Habits That Are Ruining Your Eyesight

Changes that occur in your eyesight over time are indeed out of your control. However, it doesn’t mean you can’t take preventive measures to secure and improve your eye health. There are so many habits that you’ve formed over the years that are impacting your eyesight every day without you realizing it. Here are three…
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Effective Home Remedies to Prevent Dry Eyes

Dry eye syndrome is the common term for the dryness in eyes caused by the inability of tear glands to produce tears or the production of poor quality of tears that result in a lack of eye lubrication. Following are the symptoms of dry eye syndrome:
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Four Lifestyle Changes for Healthier Eyes

Your eyes are an integral part of your body. Just like any other body part, maintaining healthy eyes relies on proper maintenance and care. We often take our eyes and their health for granted. But negligence on your part can lead to blurred vision or complete loss of your vision. In this article, we will…
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Taking Care of Your Eyesight

It’s all too easy to take your eyesight for granted, but the eyes are sensitive tools! The following are some tips on how to take care of your vision throughout your life.
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What’s in Store for the Eye Care Industry?

As eye-care related technology continues to advance, ophthalmologists are able to adopt more innovative but affordable tools that allow them to keep increasing the standards of the industry. Here are some of the trends sweeping the eye care industry.
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Steps To Take To Help Prevent Conjunctivitis (Pink Eye)

According to the National Eye Institute; about 3 million cases of pink eye occur in the United States each year.
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Home products that might be harmful to your eyes

When it comes to eye care, there are two crucial aspects about household products to identify, recognize, and understand. The first is that the number of eye-related injuries is steadily rising. The second is that everyday household products likely cause eye-related injuries. Here are just a few household items that could be harmful to your…
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Prevent Fireworks Eye Injuries

Happy Fourth of July! This year we’d like to help keep you and your loved ones safe from serious personal injuries, including eye injuries. Here are some things to keep in mind so you can stay safe and still have a blast. 
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Eye Protection for Farming

The farming season is underway and will last until we reach the fall harvest. Farmers must remain as healthy during peak working time, and the hazardous conditions they must deal with can lead to dangerous situations. Specifically, eye injuries, which can result in pain, loss of time, money, and or even eyesight. Even a slight…
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Practice Good Contact Lens-Wearing Hygiene

Sleeping, swimming, showering, and wearing colored contact lenses are all activities that you should practice with caution to keep your eyes healthy. Here are why these common contact lens hygiene risks can cause harm to your eyes and health.
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An Up-close Examination of Do-It-Yourself Eye Lid Scrub

Several dedicated eyelid scrubs are on the market today. While you have options, and your ophthalmologist could probably make recommendations for which scrubs are better than others, you can make your own with simple ingredients. The ingredients you will need to get started are a clean washcloth or Q-Tip®, warm water, and baby shampoo. Here’s…
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Diet Decisions That Can Help You Maintain Healthy Eyesight

i-Chek is a valuable tool that helps users detect debris that may have accidentally infiltrated his or her eye. If that happens, it enables you to clear the eye with its strong magnified, mirrored optics and user-friendly comfort. But do you know other daily methods to help maintain proper eyesight? One way is to make…
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What is Considered Normal Eye Discharge?

Eye discharge is normal. It’s composed of the combination of eye mucus, skin cells, oil, and other debris, technically termed as rheum. Rheum is often yellow and thick. It can be either sticky or crusty if the liquid within it evaporated. Either is normal. During the day, you blink it away without even noticing and…
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