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Up-close challenges of hyperopia

Up-close challenges of hyperopia. The landscape of childhood learning differs now from what most practicing optometrists might recall. One of the biggest changes, says Marie Bodack, O.D., is the increase […]

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8 Things Your Eyes Reveal About Your Health

Ophthalmologists look into your body in a way no other doctor can, giving them surprising insights into what’s going on. What your doc is seeing: Fluid buildup under your retina, the […]

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Helping Patients with Autism

Excerpted from page 36 of the April 2015 edition of AOA Focus. A program with the University of Miami-Nova Southeastern University Center for Autism and Related Disabilities, Optometry Cares®—The AOA Foundation and other […]

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April Is Women Eye Safety Month

According to the recent Prevent Blindness study, The Future of Vision: Forecasting the Prevalence and Costs of Vision Problems, women make up the majority of the 4.4 million Americans age […]

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Abdominal Breathing Increases Tear Secretion in Healthy Women

Adequate production of tears is essential for maintenance of the ocular surface. Tears are primarily produced by the lacrimal glands, which are innervated by the autonomic nervous system, with predominant parasympathetic input. […]

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