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  • Dry eye is a condition in which a person doesn't have enough quality tears to lubricate and nourish the eye. Tears are necessary for maintaining the health of the front surface of the eye and for providing clear vision. Read more...
  • An inflammation of the eyelids and eyelashes causing red, irritated, itchy eyelids and dandruff-like scales on eyelashes. Read More...
  • Cataracts are a common cause of vision loss after age 55. Surgical correction is safe and effective, and offers several new options for better vision. Read More...
  • A condition occurring in people with diabetes. It causes progressive damage to the retina, the light-sensitive lining at the back of the eye. Read More...
  • Are you bothered by red, itchy eyes? You may have allergies. Read More...
  • Glaucoma is a variety of disorders in the eye that can lead to loss of vision and even blindness. The most common type of glaucoma is caused by a gradual and painless rise of pressure inside the eye. Read More...
  • An eye disorder causing progressive thinning and bulging of the cornea, the clear front cover of the eye. Read More...
  • An eye disease affecting the macula (the center of the light-sensitive retina at the back of the eye), causing loss of central vision. Read More...
  • Pingueculae and pterygia are funny-looking words for growths on the surface of your eye. Read More...
  • A swelling or inflammation of the conjunctiva, the thin, transparent layer of tissue that lines the inner surface of the eyelid and covers the white part of the eye. Causes may or may not be infectious. Read More...
  • A detached retina is a medical emergency. Learn the warning signs of a retinal detachment and what you can do to avoid permanent vision loss. Read More...
  • This common problem is simply an infected lid gland. Learn how to prevent and treat styes. Read More...
  • This eye disease is an inflammation of the middle layer of the eye.  If untreated, it can cause permanent damage and loss of vision from the development of glaucoma, cataract or retinal edema. Read More...