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Gregory Matthews has glaucoma and uses prescription eyedrops. The dropper's opening creates a bigger drop than he needs, causing him to run out of his medication before the prescription is ready to refill. Matt Roth for ProPublica hide caption

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Drug Companies Make Eyedrops Too Big, And You Pay For The Waste

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A startup called Opternative offers online vision tests using a computer and a smartphone. Coutesy of Opternative hide caption

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Online Eye Exam Site Makes Waves In Eye Care Industry

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