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4 Things Your Eye Color Might Reveal About Your Health
Your risk for certain conditions, like melanoma, could be linked to your eye color.
Jennifer Aniston Has Lived with This Common Disorder for Years
Jennifer Aniston suffered from this common chronic condition for years without even knowing it. It affected her work, fitness, and...
Millions of People in the U.S. Have This Parasite—and May Not Realize It
The parasite often gets mistaken for dry or irritated eyes.
Science May Have Found a Safe, Effective Treatment for Eye Floaters
Eye floaters—that visible but mostly harmless junk in your eyes—are thoroughly annoying. Now, there might be a way to make...
The Blue Light from Your Electronic Devices Actually Has a Hidden Benefit, According to Science
Blue light can mess with your sleep-wake cycle, causing all kinds of problems. But blue light isn't all bad. In...
11 Secrets Your Eye Doctor Won’t Tell You
Eye doctors reveal their secrets for the best way to take care of your eyes to improve your overall eye...
The 9 Most Common Eye Problems That Parents Miss
You might recognize pink eye but what about convergence insufficiency? These are the vision problems you don't want to miss...
20 Simple Habits That Can Improve Your Vision
These habits may help lower the risk of eye diseases, like age-related macular degeneration (ARMD), cataracts, glaucoma, and dry eye...
This Might Be the Source of Dyslexia—and It’s Not the Brain
A major breakthrough has changed the way we look at the disorder.
7 Foods That May Improve Your Eyesight
From eggs to oranges, these surprising foods may help protect your vision.
7 Silent Signs You Might Have Eye Cataracts
Around the world, cataracts are the leading cause of blindness in those over the age of 40. The condition is...
The Heartbreaking Reason This Little Boy Was Born Without Eyes
In the new book, Blindsided, Jim Ferraro tells the true story of a boy blinded in the womb through toxic...
This Is the Medical Reason Why Your Eye Twitches, and How to Stop It
Because you really need to stop unintentionally winking at the bus driver every day.
This Doctor Refused to Profit from His Invention—So He Could Save More Children’s Lives
He won’t make a dime off OAC, because he refused to patent it.
18 Contact Lens Mistakes That Could Ruin Your Eyes
Nearly 30 million Americans wear contact lenses and no wonder: They allow you to see without the added distraction of...
If You Have Any of These Nasty Habits with Your Contact Lenses, You Could Be at Risk of Infection
Germy contact lenses should rank right up there with toilet seats and doorknobs.
Here’s How to Tell If Watching the Eclipse Damaged Your Eyes
Because let’s be honest… we’re all thinking it.
12 Things You Need to Know Before Buying Sunglasses
Shopping for sunglasses, especially online, can be daunting. Some styles come in different sizes, and each brand is trying to...
This Is What Would Happen If You Never Took Out Your Contacts
While there's no story on record of anyone who's never—ever—taken their contact lenses out, a recent case suggests that very...
The Real Reason Doctors Are Treating Pink Eye Wrong—and What You Should Do If You Have It
New research suggests that using antibiotic drops as a quick fix for severe pink eye is NOT the way to...
The Eye Issue Affecting Productivity No One’s Talking About
Forget carpal tunnel—computer vision syndrome can compromise your work productivity, not to mention your eyesight. Here's what you need to...
The Best Sunglasses for Your Face Shape
Feeling shady? Optometrists and style experts shares their tips for finding the perfect pair of sunnies to flatter your face.