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What to Do When Your Contact Lens is Stuck Behind Your Eye

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Every contact lens wearer has been there. When that renegade contact seems to up and vanish behind the eye, it’s hard not to freak out. Where the heck did it go? How can something get lost in your eyeball? And what happens next? It is suctioned to a bone? Floating down a channel to your […]


All About the Cornea – What is it, and What Are Some of the More Commonly Experienced Issues?

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The eyeball is a super complex organ comprised of many different parts that work perfectly together to allow us to see. Each little piece has its own unique and necessary job to do so that vision is as seamless as possible. One of the major components of this grouping is the cornea, which performs a […]


Better With or Without Glasses: Samuel L. Jackson

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Samuel L. Jackson (the “L” stands for Leroy, by the way) is an American actor and producer. You’d be hard-pressed to find someone who’s never seen him in a movie ‒ and not just because he’s been in over 100 of them. Jackson has been acting since the early ’70s, but he rocketed to fame […]


The Most Common Age-Related Eye Problems

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As we age, it’s common to begin to notice different eye health problems. These conditions can vary widely, both in symptoms experienced and in the resulting effect they have on the eyeball and vision. Luckily, most age-related issues can be treated – or even corrected – with medication, procedures, and prescription glasses or contacts. Keep reading for […]


What Causes Keratitis and How to Treat it

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Dealing with red, itchy, or uncomfortable eyes? We’ve all been there. Most of the time, these common symptoms are nothing to worry about, perhaps caused by harmless irritants like dust or dry eyes. But in some cases they may be symptoms of keratitis, an inflammation of the cornea. Keratitis is often easily managed, although more […]