Eye Health Tip of the Week – Nov. 16, 2012

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Store glasses and you

Ninety percent of the world has two different powered eyes. Your dominant eye picks out the glasses – tough darts for the other eye.

In general, you will pick out too much power. If you have a health problem you do not know about, oh well.

The leading cause of blindness is diabetes and two other major causes are glaucoma and macular degeneration. None of these notorious diseases have pain or glaring symptoms to warn you, so that cheap pair of reading glasses may work for one eye, but what will it do for you as an end result?

See your eye professional on a regular basis.

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