Eye and Vision

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    The Best Ways To Protect Your Eyes In Winter

    (BlackDoctor.org) — Winter can be especially harsh on your eyes. Damaging sun reflections off snow and dry indoor air conditions can irritate your eyes and…

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    Eye Problem Warning Signs

    Warning signs of an eye problem vary with the specific condition. Some eye conditions occur suddenly, causing dramatic changes. Other types of eye diseases gradually…

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    The Best Eye Exercises

    Fitness for your eyes? Really? Really! Eye strain is a everyday problem for many people, especially those that work in an office and/or work on…

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    Glaucoma: Are You Protected?

    (BlackDoctor.org) – Glaucoma occurs about five times more often in African-Americans, and blindness from glaucoma is about six times more common. In addition to this…

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    What Is Diabetic Retinopathy?

    (BlackDoctor) — Diabetic retinopathy is a complication of diabetes and a leading cause of blindness. It occurs when diabetes damages the tiny blood vessels inside…

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    NATURAL REMEDIES FOR CATARACTS

    (BlackDoctor.org) — Keep your lenses clear by limiting the damage that causes cataracts, a condition that produces cloudiness in the eyes. According to research or…

    Cataract

    A cataract is a clouding of the lens in the eye that affects vision. Most cataracts are related to aging. Cataracts are very common in…

    African Americans And Glaucoma

    body { background: #FFF; } (BlackDoctor.org) — Blindness affect blacks more frequently than whites and Hispanics. Cataracts and glaucoma are serious problems for African Americans,…

    African Americans And Cataracts

    body { background: #FFF; } (BlackDoctor.org) — Blindness affects blacks more frequently than whites and Hispanics.  Cataracts and glaucoma are serious problems for African Americans,…