Eye Health, Explained

Having perfectly healthy eyes—clear vision and no pain or other symptoms—is crucial to your health and well-being. The good news is that it's easy to learn more about eye problems, symptoms, and the treatments that will keep you in tip-top shape.

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What Is Macular Degeneration?

Everything you need to know about this complex eye condition, which causes a loss of vision in the center of the eye.
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Easy Ways to Protect Your Eyes at Any Age

Vision problems creep up on you as you age. But good habits can help keep your eyes healthy. Try these simple tips to safeguard your vision now and for years to come.
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11 Triggers of Dry Eye, and What to Do About Them

Are your chronic eye symptoms due to dry eye syndrome? Here are some risk factors for dry eye, and what to do about them.
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This Type of Eye Surgery Can Actually Make Vision Worse

Radial keratotomy was popular in the '80s and '90s, but now doctors know that the procedure can cause farsightedness.
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You May Need to Replace Your Sunglasses More Often Than You Think

Are your sunglasses protecting your eyes from damaging UV rays? If you have had your current shades for a while, the UV protection may be fading, researchers say.
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All About the Eye Diseases Stealing Roseanne Barr's Sight

Roseanne Barr revealed earlier this week that she is going blind. Learn about the diseases stealing her sight, plus how to protect your own eyes.
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Atlanta Parents Left 'Overwhelmed' After All 3 of Their Sons Are Diagnosed with Same Eye Cancer

Within a five-year period, Tristen, Caison, and Carter Rush were all diagnosed with Retinoblastoma