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Can an Eye Exam Detect Diabetes?

Comprehensive eye exams are important for many reasons. Along with eye-related concerns, eye doctors may be able to detect other health issues during a comprehensive eye exam. Can you detect diabetes through an eye exam? “The answer is yes, yes you can,” said VSP network eye doctor Meghan Riegel, OD. According to Dr. Riegel, diabetes Read More »

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Top 3 Ways to Soothe Seasonal Allergies

As winter shifts to spring, and flowers, grasses and trees begin to bloom, spring can take a toll on your eyes if you suffer from seasonal allergies. The spring season has a marked increase in pollen and allergens in the air, resulting in symptoms for allergy sufferers. What are allergies? According to the Asthma and Read More »

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Permanent Marker as Eyeliner: Beauty Hack or Hazard?

There is something satisfying about applying perfectly even winged eyeliner, but there are some shortcuts that might be putting your health at risk. Taylor Swift recently confessed that in her younger years she occasionally applied permanent marker as eyeliner for her iconic look. And while she warned readers not to do it, the question remains Read More »