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Colored contact lenses could be dangerous for Halloween - The Times Weekly

Colored contact lenses could be dangerous for Halloween - The Times Weekly | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
Colored contact lenses could be dangerous for Halloween The Times Weekly The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) is reminding Illinois contact lens purchasers that buying colored contact lenses for a Halloween...
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Taking aspirin for ten years doubles risk of vision loss

Taking aspirin for ten years doubles risk of vision loss | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
Taking aspirin for ten years doubles risk of vision loss (Taking aspirin for ten years doubles risk of vision loss.
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Rx and OTC drugs can affect your eyes!

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What’s your vision of the future? Protect your sight for life | Health | Life & Style | Daily Express

What’s your vision of the future? Protect your sight for life | Health | Life & Style | Daily Express | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
UNLIKE our waistlines, skin and hearts it’s often assumed there’s little we can do to protect our eyes as we age. For many of us the deterioration of our vision is seen as inevitable with the passing of time.

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'Eye-Phone' For Sore Eyes In Kenya: Smartphone App Lets Doctors Bring Eye ... - Medical Daily

'Eye-Phone' For Sore Eyes In Kenya: Smartphone App Lets Doctors Bring Eye ... - Medical Daily | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
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Ask an Optician. | THANE MCRAE Licensed Optician - Eyewear

Ask an Optician. | THANE MCRAE Licensed Optician - Eyewear | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
What's the best way to clean my eyeglasses? I get asked this question a dozen times a day. Before I launch into my carefully memorized lesson on lens cleaning, let me first say how important it is to develop a habit of doing it ...
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A vision for kids' eye tests - Winnipeg Free Press

A vision for kids' eye tests - Winnipeg Free Press | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
A vision for kids' eye tests
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Only 14 per cent of children in Canada under the age of six receive professional eye care.
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Opticians and the Internet- Use it or Fear it? | Optically Speaking

Opticians and the Internet- Use it or Fear it? | Optically Speaking | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
A great place for us to start is with our vision of a safe dispensing model for the Internet which affords the eye care purchasing public safe accessible eye care utilizing the skills and expertise of a licensed optician.
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Eye Health Tip of the Week - Vision in the dark - Shore News Today

Eye Health Tip of the Week - Vision in the dark - Shore News Today | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
Eye Health Tip of the Week - Vision in the dark
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Pupils enlarge at night, so any slight blur on the retina, the film of the eye, becomes exaggerated. Get a thorough eye examination to make sure that you are seeing clearly.
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Think About Your Eyes Public Awareness Campaign Launches Nationwide - PR Newswire (press release)

Think About Your Eyes Public Awareness Campaign Launches Nationwide - PR Newswire (press release) | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
Think About Your Eyes Public Awareness Campaign Launches Nationwide PR Newswire (press release) Today, the Think About Your Eyes initiative, sponsored by a non-profit organization under The Vision Council, launched a national public awareness...
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Though rare, retinal detachments put vision at risk; immediate care required

Though rare, retinal detachments put vision at risk; immediate care required | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
TORONTO - Pat Sedgwick awoke earlier than usual on an August morning last summer to a rolling curtain of black dots blocking the vision of her right eye.
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40s and 50s Eye Health – Keeping Eyes Healthy in your Forties and Fifties : Bausch + Lomb

40s and 50s Eye Health – Keeping Eyes Healthy in your Forties and Fifties : Bausch + Lomb | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
Rest, regular exercise and proper nutrition are vital for your long-term eye health. Read about eye vitamins and ways to keep your eyes healthy in your 40s and 50s. (How Important is Nutrition to Eye Health?
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Vision-related diseases are a hefty financial burden - USA TODAY

Vision-related diseases are a hefty financial burden - USA TODAY | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
Vision-related diseases are a hefty financial burden
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Some health research received an increase in government funding, including the Department of Defense's Vision Trauma Research Program.
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TOMS Announces It Has Given 10 Million Pairs Of New Shoes To Children In ... - Sacramento Bee

TOMS Announces It Has Given 10 Million Pairs Of New Shoes To Children In ... - Sacramento Bee | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
TOMS Announces It Has Given 10 Million Pairs Of New Shoes To Children In ...
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And our sight giving empowers communities and supports sustainable eye-care organizations in the developing world.
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American Academy of Ophthalmology Warns Halloween Shoppers about the ... - PR Newswire (press release)

American Academy of Ophthalmology Warns Halloween Shoppers about the ... - PR Newswire (press release) | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
American Academy of Ophthalmology Warns Halloween Shoppers about the ...
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Federal law classifies all contact lenses as medical devices and restricts their distribution to licensed eye care professionals.
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3 Cool Ways to Revive Tired Eyes

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3 Cool Ways to Revive Tired Eyes



Eyes can look swollen from allergies, too much partying, too much computer time, too much (or too little) sleep, or loose under-eye skin caused by heredity or aging.
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Eye health: Top 20 tips for good vision

Eye health: Top 20 tips for good vision | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
Today more and more people are turning to a victim of vision impairment due to erratic lifestyles. Stuck to their computers, LCDs every body is busy ruining their eye sight for the sake of...
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5 Fixes for Computer Vision Syndrome - Health Hub from Cleveland ...

5 Fixes for Computer Vision Syndrome - Health Hub from Cleveland ... | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
As our enthusiasm for using computers, tablets and phones grows, our eyes are paying the price. Get tips to ease eyestrain and avoid other pains.
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SpaceGlasses are the future of computing

http://cnet.co/13pCDiT http://www.spaceglasses.com Meta's SpaceGlasses video shows the huge potential of augmented reality, bringing the computing scenarios ... (SpaceGlasses : une petite vision de ce que sera le futur !
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7 Things Every Contact Lens Wearer Needs To Know - Chicago Defender

7 Things Every Contact Lens Wearer Needs To Know - Chicago Defender | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
7 Things Every Contact Lens Wearer Needs To Know
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In order to help ensure crisp, clear vision, better eye health and maximum lens wearing comfort, there are a few things to consider for successful lens wear and care.
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Parents should focus on five eye-health tips

Parents should focus on five eye-health tips | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
According to the American Optometric Association, 80 percent of classroom learning is based on vision. So to ensure a successful school year, it's important for children to visit their eye doctor each year.
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Do you have computer vision syndrome? | health enews

Do you have computer vision syndrome? | health enews | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
The digital age is causing millions of people to spend countless hours peering at digital screens. All that gazing is taking a toll on our eyes experts say.
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Slideshow: A Timeline of How Your Vision Changes Through the Years

Slideshow: A Timeline of How Your Vision Changes Through the Years | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
Born with 20/20 vision? A (How Your Vision Changes As You Age http://t.co/lInglaKz3n #health)
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Eye health: Top 20 tips for good vision - The Times of India

Eye health: Top 20 tips for good vision - The Times of India | Licensed Optician | Scoop.it
Today more and more people are turning to a victim of vision impairment due to erratic lifestyles.
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July is Vision Health Month!

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A New Perspective: How to Get Used to Contact Lenses - Hive Health Media

A New Perspective: How to Get Used to Contact Lenses
Hive Health Media
Your eye-care professional should provide you with some special drops that are made for whatever type of lenses you're wearing.
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Great tips for new contact lens wearers!

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Vision Therapy for Children | MD-Health.com

Vision therapy is still somewhat controversial, but it is growing as a means to address vision disorders in children. We have outlined some basic information about the practice to help you decide if this therapy is right for your child.
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