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Contact Lens Wearers: Beware Infection Risk

Researchers in the U.K. have identified an outbreak of a rare, preventable eye infection that can lead to blindness, largely due to poor contact lens hygiene.

By Diane Domina

Glaucoma Could Be an Autoimmune Disease

A mouse study suggests the immune system — specifically, T cells — may be responsible for retina and optic nerve damage and vision loss in glaucoma.

By Diane Domina

RA and Eye Health Complications

Complications may include dry eyes, episcleritis, scleritis, corneal problems, glaucoma, cataracts, and Sjogren’s Syndrome.

By Lisa Emrich

Ankylosing Spondylitis, Uveitis and Eye Health

Many people with ankylosing spondylitis also experience a condition called uveitis. What you need to know.

By Malaika Hill

Sleep Quality Linked to Dry Eye Disease

A 2016 study suggests that dry eye disease is linked to poor sleep quality. Here’s why.

By Martin Reed

INFOGRAPHIC: Your Job and Your Health

The average person spends about one-third of their waking hours at work, so it’s no surprise that your job can have a significant impact on your health. _ (click image to enlarge)_

By Christina Solin