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Depression and chronic pain are associated with dry-eye syndrome, a British study finds. And it's more likely as you age.
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September 4, 2014 It used to be that dry-eye syndrome was considered a problem for middle-aged women. But with all those screens we're staring at, that nasty sandy feeling is becoming much more common.
Seeing better can mean living longer because it helps people remain independent.
August 21, 2014 Older people whose visual acuity has slipped by just one letter on the eye chart are more likely to die sooner, researchers say. New glasses may be all it takes to maintain independence.
A view of Interstate 65 in Alabama through bioptic lenses, which allow people who are severely nearsighted to drive.
June 7, 2014 Dustin Jones is visually impaired, but after he got a bioptic telescope he started driving. About 40 states allow severely nearsighted drivers to use this technology on the road.
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