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Focus on Baby’s Sight

A newborn's eyes don't move together until about 3 months, and the true color of their eyes will come out at around 6 months. Blood vessels in the eyes may have burst while the baby was being born but…

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Eye Color in Newborns

The eye color your baby will be born with isn't necessarily the color they will keep. Watch this to find out why a baby's eye color may change at the 6 month mark.…

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Allergic Eyes

27 million Americans—that's about 10 percent of the population—have eye allergies. Find out what causes them and how they're treated.…

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How Eye Contact Affects Our Brains

By Vicki Santillano, DivineCaroline Did you ever play the Eye Contact Game as a kid? You’re supposed to sit directly across from another person and stare into his or her eyes for as long as possi…

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Preventing Blindness With Diet

More than a million Americans are blind. The good news is that all four of the most common causes of vision loss may be prevented with a healthy plant-based diet—age-related macular degeneration, diab…

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6 Simple Tips for Sparkling Eyes

According to Ayurveda, eyes look and feel dull when one or more of your three doshas goes out of balance. Bloodshot, burning eyes are caused by excess Pitta dosha. Dry, tired eyes are the result…

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5 Tips to Relieve Computer Eye Strain

Weary, sore eyes after a couple of hours, not to mention a workday on the computer, are a common reality for many.   Add to that the leisure hours spent online, engaging social media, or looking at a …

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Alzheimer’s and Eyesight: An Important Connection

A University of Michigan study finds a link between vision and Alzheimer's.  The study was based on medical information and surveys from 625 people compiled from 1992-2005. None of these individua…

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The Number One Eye Remedy

By Shannon Sexton, Yoga+ Our eyes filter and absorb an endless stream of visual stimuli day after day. We often take them for granted, but when we strain them the pain can be acute. Accordin…

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Meditation Technique to Clean and Heal the Eyes

If you’ve ever been transfixed by a candle flame and felt your mind clear, you may have been tapping into a yogic focusing practice called trataka. The Hatha Yoga Pradipika defines trataka as “looking…

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