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    Eye Dominance

    Just as people have a dominant hand we use for writing and holding utensils, most of us have a dominant eye.(1) The dominant eye is not necessarily the best seeing...

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    Cataracts and Night Driving

    One of the first symptoms of cataracts is trouble seeing in dim lighting. This is due to a loss of contrast sensitivity.(1) As the cataract worsens, there are additional symptoms,...

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    Ophthalmology Group Marks Eye Injury Prevention Month

    The American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) marks October as Eye Injury Prevention month, with the goal of promoting eye safety for children and adults.

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    Ingrown Toenails: Prevention Tips and Treatment

    Ingrown toenails, or onychogryphosis, occur when the corner or side of a toenail grows into the flesh.