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Progressive Myopia

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Myopia, or nearsightedness, is a refractive error that causes vision at a distance to become blurry. It is the most common cause of impaired vision in people under the age of 40.

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Digital Related Eye Strains

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Doom scrolling, Instagram polling, virtual dice rolling – life behind the screen is as vast as the seven seas. So much to do, so much to see. But then it hits: that feeling you just can’t ignore. Your eyes are suddenly sore. What will you do? Toss your devices off a bridge and start anew? That may not be a realistic solution but keep reading for the top insider tips and tricks for dealing with digital eye strain.

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Basal Cell Carcinoma

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Did you know that Basal Cell Carcinomas account for 90-95% of eyelid malignancies? Basal Cell Carcinomas are a type of skin cancer that’s commonly found on the face due to sun exposure. Cancerous lesions can grow on the eyelids which can lead to changes in appearance and function of the eyelid if left untreated. Keep reading to arm yourself with eye-opening knowledge, including risk factors, symptoms, and treatment options.

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Healthy Aging Month

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Watching sunsets, looking into the eyes of a loved one, seeing your family grow – the gift of vision never gets old – but your eyes do. For Healthy Aging Month, we’ve compiled a short list of straight-to-the-point actions you can take to help ensure your eyes remain healthy and happy as time goes on.

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Blepharitis

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Got red swollen eyelids and crusty eyelashes? There’s a name for that. Blepharitis may sound like a big, scary word, but it’s a pretty harmless condition. In fact, 37-47% of eyecare patients have some degree of eyelid inflammation. The worst of this condition is the mild discomfort – and it doesn’t make for a sightly selfie. So, how can you avoid it? Is it contagious? How can you treat it? All of your burning (too soon?) questions, answered here!

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