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What is Glaucoma?

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Glaucoma is the leading cause of blindness in the United States. It is defined as a group of eye diseases that damage the optic nerve, usually because of high pressure in the eye. Though highly treatable in its early stages, most cases of glaucoma aren’t diagnosed until it’s too late.

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Pink Eye (Conjunctivitis)

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What is pink eye? Also known as conjunctivitis, pink eye is an inflammation or infection of the eyes, specifically, the conjunctiva. The conjunctiva is the clear, thin membrane that covers part of the front surface of the eye as well as the eyelids. Here are three main types of conjunctivitis:

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Winter UV Eye Safety

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When you hear thIf you’re hitting the slopes this winter, don’t forget about proper UV protection. You probably wear eye protection and sunscreen during the summer, but have you thought about during the winter? It’s just as important in the winter months. Increased sun exposure increases your risk for:

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