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Eye Health and Blepharitis

Blepharitis is an inflammation of the eyelids, usually caused by an excess growth of bacteria that is ordinarily found on the skin, blockage of the eyelid’s oil glands, and occasionally allergies. 371 more words

Take Care of Your Eyes

In the eye care business, we frequently hear our patients downplay the importance of contact lenses maintenance and scheduled replacement:

  • “I know I’m not supposed to sleep in my contacts, but… it happens.”
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Cale is on the Rail to Success!

Cale Fulps is from the Northeastern State University Oklahoma College of Optometry (NSUOCO). His hometown lies in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. Cale’s hobbies include hunting and fishing. 38 more words

American Optometric Student Association

The fascinating reason why you occasionally see things floating in your eyes

Pretty much everyone has seen those weird transparent wormy things occasionaly floating across their field of view. They always look a bit unnerving, as though some kind of bug is sitting on your eye. 111 more words


Stop Smoking

If you smoke, stop. Smoking raises your risk of developing cataracts and aggravates uncomfortable dry eyes. It also builds up plaque in your bloodstream and weakens arteries. 40 more words

Day 117: Clinic Fever

today was day 6/9 consecutive days worked and i have completely lost the concept of time.

i didn’t know how much in internally referenced to my days off but i guess i do. 160 more words