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Dec 17, 2014, 10:25 ET Top Ten Cities for Healthy Eyes

Did you have your eyes examined this year? If you live in Boise, Idaho, chances are you did. For the second year in a row, Boise is the top state...


Nov 06, 2014, 08:58 ET Dr. Sandy T. Feldman Offers Tips To Help Prevent Diabetic Eye Disease

 Approximately 3.6 million Americans over the age of 40 suffer from diabetic eye disease, which is recognized as the leading cause of vision...


Sep 30, 2014, 09:00 ET Researchers Find Positive Link Between Red Wine And One's Vision

 While drinking too much alcohol is known to cause vision impairment, studies have shown that drinking red wine can have a positive effect on...


Jul 17, 2014, 11:28 ET Light Colored Eyes And Common Medications Can Increase Vulnerability To UV-Related Eye Disease

 With summer in full swing, individuals with light-colored eyes should take extra precautions if they want to avoid any unnecessary damage to...


Jun 03, 2014, 11:19 ET Cataract Patients Benefit From Today's Advanced Technology

 According to a report released by Prevent Blindness America, a national nonprofit organization, more than 24 million adults in the United...


Apr 08, 2014, 11:48 ET Individuals Who Undergo Cataract Surgery Tend to Live Longer

The American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) estimates that approximately 22 million Americans over the age of 40 suffer from cataracts, while more...


Mar 25, 2014, 11:35 ET How to Protect the Eyes During Allergy Season

 With the advent of spring comes wind and allergy season, which can prove to be challenging for individuals who rely on contact lenses for...


Feb 10, 2014, 16:14 ET The Positive Effects of Nutrition and Exercise on One's Vision

With the New Year comes many resolutions, including resolving to exercise more and eat better. While many individuals understand that nutrition...


Dec 30, 2013, 11:57 ET How Vision Impacts One's Senses

 For more than four decades, experts have explored the relationship between hearing and vision as these two functions relate to speech, and...


Dec 10, 2013, 11:43 ET The Effects Of Today's Technology On One's Vision

 Approximately 40 percent of Americans spend three or more hours per day looking at a computer screen or hand-held device, and those numbers...


Nov 05, 2013, 11:42 ET Clearview Eye & Laser Center: Individuals With Diabetes At Risk For Eye Disease

 According to the National Institutes of Health, diabetes is the leading cause of blindness among adults in the United States. Approximately...


Oct 14, 2013, 12:10 ET Statins May Cause Increased Risk of Cataracts

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cataracts are the number one cause of vision loss in the United States. Nearly 22...


Aug 28, 2013, 14:47 ET Eye Health Provisions On Track To Take Effect In 2014

While the Obama administration announced in late July that it would delay the deadline until 2015 for corporations to adopt the requirements of...


Jun 24, 2013, 11:53 ET Take Caution With Eyelash Extensions To Avoid Potential Health Risks

 While women have long been enhancing their eyelashes since the days before Cleopatra, this practice has grown in popularity in recent years,...


Jun 17, 2013, 11:37 ET Celebrate a Safe and Happy 4th of July

With the July 4th celebration right around the corner, thousands of people will be handling or viewing fireworks to commemorate our nation's...


Jun 03, 2013, 10:58 ET Advanced Technology Provides Relief For Cataract Patients

 Nearly 20.5 million Americans age 40 and over suffer from the debilitating effects of cataracts, which cause a clouding of the eye lens and...


May 01, 2013, 12:57 ET May is Healthy Vision Month

 One in three Americans will experience some type of vision-impairing eye disease according to several studies.  The month of May is...


Apr 11, 2013, 15:19 ET Women's Eye Health Month

 Today, of the 3.4 million Americans suffering from visual impairment, about 2.3 million are women, and those that fall into the legally...


Feb 22, 2013, 13:12 ET A New Era of Vision Correction Arrives: Breakthrough Computer Guided Laser Cataract Surgery, Finally Offers Patients Unprecedented Precision

 Clearview Eye & Laser Medical Center announces the arrival of the world's most sophisticated laser cataract surgery system in Southern...


Dec 05, 2012, 12:57 ET Holiday Eye Tips for Kids and Adults

 The holidays should be a time for joy and celebration but too often families end up spending time in the emergency room or urgent care with...


Oct 25, 2012, 16:18 ET The High Price One's Vision Can Pay With Use of Decorative Contact Lenses

It's that time of year when many teens and adults are beginning their search for the perfect Halloween costume and are now looking to...


Oct 09, 2012, 16:14 ET Today's Doctors Continuing To See A Rise With Patients Purchasing Non-Reputable Medicines Unbeknownst To Them

 Consumers are turning to alternative sources to buy their medications. These sources include the internet and/or pharmacies that are...


Sep 06, 2012, 14:42 ET Eating Healthy Has Critical Effect On Maintaining Healthy Eyesight

-Vision is the one sense that people fear the most of losing yet, it is the sense that a majority do take for granted1. Most people know that...