Emo-amblyopia controversy: Can Bieber fringe bang cut cause lazy eye?

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The emo-amblyopia controversy began when leading Australian Optometrist Andrew Hogan said, “If a young emo chap has a fringe covering one eye all the time, that eye won’t see a lot of detail…and if it happens from a young age, that eye can become amblyotic.”… Continue reading

Dry eye syndrome: where are my tears?

Water dropAbout 12 million Americans suffer from dry eye syndrome according to WebMD. If you, like me, are one of them, you know how uncomfortable this can be.

According to a WebMD report, “Tears are a combination of water, for moisture; oils, for lubrication; mucus, for even spreading; and antibodies and special proteins, for resistance to infection.”… Continue reading