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Red Eyes in the Morning

Red eyes are a general term used to describe irritated, red, and bloodshot eyes, and they occur when the vessels in the surface of the white portion of the eye (sclera) become swollen. In many cases, they are often related with fatigue in the morning, and are typically harmless. However, …

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Easy Way to Put in Contacts

If you have problems with your vision and hate to wear glasses, contacts are a great alternative. They don’t fall off when bending down, playing sports or doing any other physical activities. If you are about to put in contacts for the first time, it is normal for you to …

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Eyes Sensitive to Light

People who are abnormally sensitive or intolerant to light are suffering from a medical condition called photophobia, and those who have a blue, gray, or green pigmentation in the iris are more likely to suffer from it than people with dark colored iris. Some underlying health conditions may also lead to light …

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Vitreomacular Traction

Eye health is something that you need to become more aware of if you want to keep your vision sharp and avoid common eye diseases. However, there are many eye diseases that everyone is possible to experience when aging, like vitreomacular traction, which this article will talk about in detail. …

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Are Contacts Bad for Your Eyes?

More than 36 million people are wearing contact lenses the U.S. alone, and you may be one of those contact lens wearers who had to go through a short course in hygiene when you first received your prescription. The drill is simple: wash your hands with soap and water, dry …

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Swimming with Contacts

Who doesn’t like swimming in the warm summer days? It really feels the best thing to do on days when temperature only seems to go up. However, you need to keep calm and know a thing or two before you go swimming with contacts. It is not always a great …

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Itchy Skin Around Eyes

Dealing with itchy skin is never easy – it can be annoying and even alarming sometimes. So many things can cause the itching and it is important to ensure that the irritation does not affect other parts of the body. You are more likely to develop the itching on areas …

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How to Have Beautiful Eyes

A study shows that people first see eyes of the person they meet and then see the rest of the face. This is probably the reason why people pay special attention to have beautiful eyes. No one can deny that sparkling eyes can leave a mesmerizing effect on others. Do …

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Bacterial Conjunctivitis

Bacterial conjunctivitis is one of the common forms of pink eye and is caused by bacteria which infect the eye through one of several sources of contamination. These bacteria spread via coming in contact with a person who is infected, being exposed to a contaminated surface, or other methods such …

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How to Reduce Eye Pressure

A buildup of eye fluid can cause eye pressure, which can be an extremely uncomfortable situation. In some cases, this buildup of fluid indicates the start of a disease called glaucoma, which deteriorates nerve fibers of the eye. If left untreated, glaucoma can lead to blindness. It is therefore important …

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