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Lasik Offers Minimal Corrective Eye Surgery Risks

Talk about getting rid of eyeglasses or contacts with anyone and they’ll immediately recommend you undergo Lasik as a corrective eye surgery option. You’re still concerned with the corrective eye surgery risks, so you shy away but Lasik is trending across the world for many reasons, one of the biggest reasons is its minimal risks […]

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Irvine CA protect eyes tips by dr alexandra

Hot Summer Alert : Avoid Sun Damage to Protect your Eyes!

Summers are celebrated in Orange County, focus on protecting your eyes as you lounge by the pool or beach applying sunscreen to your skin.  These steps will help you understand sun damage and how you can protect eyes properly.  Follow these steps for the entire family including protecting the eyes of the children. UV Rays […]

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Ocular Migraines or Eye Migraines Explained

If you get eye migraines also referred to as ocular migraines, it may seem frightening, but they are temporary visual disturbances that resolve on their own quickly. Symptoms of Ocular Migraines While the entire migraine may end with a few minutes, common symptoms of ocular migraines may include seeing a blind spot in the center […]

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chemical eye burns

CAUTION: Chemical Eye Burns in Children from Detergent Pods

Kids have confused the laundry detergent pods for candy, but now these little detergent pods we rely on to get our clothes nice and clean are causing chemical eye burns in young children. It is reported that between 2012 and 2015, there was a 32% increase in chemical eye injuries among preschool age children. Since […]

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False Eyelashes and Extensions have Serious Side Effects

Women all over the country strive for fuller, thicker, and longer lashes.  The quest to draw more attention to the eyes by using glued on, false eyelashes has some serious side effects women should be aware of. Allergic Reactions Consumerreports.org recently reported that both the glue, and the solvents used to remove them can cause allergic […]

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A Closer Look at Metronidazole Also Known as Flagyl

The brand Flagyl is an antibiotic that helps you fight a bacterial infection.  The generic name for it is metronidazole, it is most commonly used to treat bacterial infections in the stomach, skin, joints, vagina, and respiratory tract.  Only your doctor can prescribe Flagyl for additional purposes not listed above, and within medical guidelines. Important […]

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