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Eyes Health

Study Finds Difference In Recollection From Screen Reading Vs. Paper Reading

Michael Lazar | Posted 05.30.2016 | Fifty
Michael Lazar

The study followed people who used computer screens for learning versus paper reading to learn, and found that while screen learning helped solidify the details of the learning, paper reading helped readers better understand abstract concepts.

4 Winter Eye Care Questions, Answered

Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler | Posted 04.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler

Eyes require moisture, but during wintertime, there's little to be found. Outdoors, there's less humidity, and indoors, we dry up our homes blasting the heater.

Amanda L. Chan

20 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Your Eyes | Amanda L. Chan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

Eyes may be the windows to the soul, but how much do you really know about them? We're aware that they're pretty irreplaceable (there's no such thing ...

To See Better Is to Live Better

Calvin W. Roberts, M.D. | Posted 02.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Calvin W. Roberts, M.D.

True or false: I can see well, so my eyes are healthy. If you answered "true," then you're one of millions who believe in this common eye health myth.

The ABCs of Dry Eye Nutrition

Shira Hirschman Weiss | Posted 11.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Shira Hirschman Weiss

When it comes to treating dry eyes, it's about more than just drops. I can honestly tell you that, as someone whose left eye is dry minutes after inserting drops.

It's Save Your Vision Month! A Guide To Eye Emergencies

Patricia Yarberry Allen | Posted 05.28.2012 | Healthy Living
Patricia Yarberry Allen

It's Save Your Vision Month, and to "celebrate" I have been speaking with Leila Rafla-Demetrious, M.D, a board-certified ophthalmologist on staff at the New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical School, to get a clear description of common eye emergencies.