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Your Vision at Twilight: A Test to See in Low Light Conditions

canyon-630083_640400While many people feel uncomfortable driving at night, most of us don’t think about how well we are able to see during twilight times. But, according to Optometry and Vision Science, a simple testing method has been developed to identify people who find it difficult driving during twilight.

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Menopause and Occasional Dry Eye; How They Can Be Connected

When most women think of menopausal symptoms, they imagine hot flashes, moodiness and night sweats. But there’s one symptom that’s often forgotten when hormones begin to fluctuate – occasional dry eye. In fact, occasional dry eye affects 61 percent of menopausal women, according to an article by the Huffington Post.

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Eye health: 3 Common Signs of Age-Related Eye Health Issues

Imagine a time when you started to feel sick and feverish. The symptoms can range from feeling achy, to your face being flushed and hot. Just like how you feel an onset sickness attacking your body, signs of eye health issues can also be noticed.

Signs of age-related eye health issues vary, but are always worth taking note of, as age-related eye health issues are the leading cause of vision loss for those over the age of 50. Here are a few of the well-known signs of deteriorating eye health.

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Ask the Doctor: Dr. Pizzimenti On How Heart and Eye Health are Intertwined

Heart disease and age-related eye health issues have much in common. We believe that age-related eye health issues constitutes a “sick eye in a sick body.” A growing body of evidence supports a link between unhealthy vision and cardiovascular disease.

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Lori’s Story: Manage Occasional Dry Eye Symptoms with Nutrition

LoriBOccasional dry eye can have an enormous impact on the quality of one’s life. Just ask Lori B. of Irving, TX. She’s struggled with the issue for about three years.

Tears play a powerful role in keeping your eyes nourished and protecting your vision. Occasional dry eye is a common condition in which the tear ducts make insufficient tears for lubricating and nourishing the eye.

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Judi Dench: Life with Age-Related Eye Health Issues

Dealing with age-related eye health issues isn’t easy. Just ask internationally acclaimed actress Judi Dench. Most famous for her role as “M” in films like “Quantum of Solace”, “Skyfall 007” and “Golden Eye 007”, the star announced last year that these vision issues has affected both of her eyes and she can no longer read scripts.

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