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Posts tagged optometry

February 1, 2013

 

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Blue Sky + Looking Up = Seeing Tiny Dots And Swirls

Have you ever been staring into space, or gazing up at a clear, blue sky and suddenly noticed clusters of tiny dots and swirls?

October 31, 2011

 

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Seeing Yellow

Why is yellow still the most popular highlighter color?

May 6, 2011

 

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3D: Harmful To The Eyes?

3D TV and movies seem to be all the rage but are they harmful to eyes?

June 29, 2010

 

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Electronic Eyeglasses Look To Replace Bifocals

For those who strain to see both near and far, bifocals have been the answer for a couple hundred years. Until now.

May 27, 2010

 

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Debunking Common Eye Myths

When it comes to common eye myths, what is true and what is false?

March 15, 2010

 

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What Is Saccade?

Look in the mirror... do you see your eyes move? Learn about saccade.

November 19, 2007

 

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Myopia and Reading

You may have heard that reading a lot causes near-sightedness, but is there any truth to this rumor? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

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