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Wondering what to expect at your comprehensive eye exam? You'll go through a series of tests, including visual acuity, eye movement, refraction, and slit-lamp. All are painless and help your eye doctor determine the health of your eye and your prescription strength.

Did you know? Allergies can occur at any point in a person's life, affecting over 17 million adults and nearly half as may children. Thank goodness allergies aren't contagious!

Myth: Sitting too close to the TV hurts your eyes. Fact: There is no scientific evidence that sitting too close is bad for your eyes, but it may be a sign you need glasses.

If you wear contacts and have eye allergies, try these tips: 1) clean your contacts often, 2) try glasses for a while, 3) apply cold compresses around your eye, and 4) use eye drops regularly. If symptoms persist, see your doctor!

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Your face shape and skin color play key roles when finding what eyewear looks best! Review these guidelines from @AllAboutVision when talking to your eye doctor about a glasses upgrade:

What is dry eye? Scratching, itching, burning, red eyes caused by poor tear production, poor quality of tears, or when tears evaporate too quickly.

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Knowing which specific allergens you're allergic to can help you avoid triggers and lessen symptoms. This article breaks it down further:

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Did you know? It takes about 1/10th of a second to blink! That's pretty fast!

Are you fed up with your eye allergies? This infographic can help you pinpoint possible causes: How do you manage your allergies?

Question: Why do #optometrists live long lives? Answer: Because they di-late!
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