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Eye Diseases: Resources on Conditions and Treatments Skip to content

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Color blindness test

What Color Blindness Looks Like

Get the facts on this often-misunderstood vision issue 


Diseases and Conditions

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Can an Eye Exam Detect Alzheimer’s Disease?

Non-invasive test may spot early problems with brain health

Blurry airport

Traveling with Low Vision

Tips for navigating travel by air, bus or rail when you can’t see well

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Eye Doctors Warn Against Using CBD for Glaucoma

A recent study suggests that the marijuana product might worsen the condition

Seeing Well

Sunflower Seeds and Eye Health

Try These 10 Superfoods for Better Eye Health

Protect your vision with these nutritious (and delicious) foods

Eye Knowledge Quiz

How Much Do You Know About Common Eye Problems?

Take this quiz and test your knowledge of cataracts, glaucoma and other eye health issues

Optometrist and patient

What to Know About Eye Floaters and Flashes

They can be harmless or signal a need for immediate medical attention.

Ophthalmologist checking patient's eyes

What to Know About Cataracts and Cataract Surgery

Learn about the causes, symptoms and treatment of this common eye problem

Aira Low Vision Assistance

High Tech Innovations for People With Low Vision

The latest apps, electronic readers and other tools that help people who can't see well

Eye Drops for Dry Eye

Dry Eye: A Common Condition That Affects Millions

There are a range of treatments for this widespread age-related problem

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