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Top 10 Tips for Eye Health

Top 10 Tips for Eye Health

Here are the top 10 tips to preserve your vision, according to the American Academy of Ophthalmology

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Announcing LASIK at UNC Laser Vision Center

Announcing LASIK at UNC Laser Vision Center

Call 919-445-2020 to schedule your free consultation appointment with UNC Eye to see if LASIK is the right solution for you.

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Steven Gray, Ph.D. featured in 'Nature' Science Journal article

Steven Gray, Ph.D. featured in 'Nature' Science Journal article

Nature, the international weekly journal of science, recently featured UNC Eye Researcher Steven Gray, PhD in an article about scientists who specialize in uncommon diseases.

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AAO & FDA Warn About the Risks of Wearing Costume Contact Lenses for Halloween Improperly or Without a Prespription

AAO & FDA Warn About the Risks of Wearing Costume Contact Lenses for Halloween Improperly or Without a Prespription

Recent announcements by the Food & Drug Administration and American Academy of Ophthalmology advise that wearing the popular costume accessories without a prescription can lead to serious eye and injuries and permanent vision loss.

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David Eifrig, MD, first chair of Ophthalmology, has died

David Eifrig, MD, first chair of Ophthalmology, has died

Dr. Eifrig was the first Chairman of UNC Department of Ophthalmology, serving from 1977 - 2000. He passed away peacefully on October 9, 2013.

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UNC Kittner Eye Center Has Relocated!

UNC Kittner Eye Center Has Relocated!

New Address: UNC Kittner at Carolina Crossing; 2226 Nelson Highway, Suite 200; Chapel Hill, NC 27517.

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UNC Eye Care Center Relocating August 21st

UNC Eye Care Center Relocating August 21st

New Address: 2226 Nelson Highway, Suite 200; Chapel Hill, NC 27517.

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Summer 2013 UNC Eye Newsletter Available Online

Summer 2013 UNC Eye Newsletter Available Online

UNC Eye announces the planned opening on August 21st, 2013 of the new UNC Eye Care Center in our latest Newsletter.

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Omega-3 fatty acids provide no benefit in slowing age-related macular degeneration

Omega-3 fatty acids provide no benefit in slowing age-related macular degeneration

Taking omega-3 fatty acid supplements does not slow the progression of age-related macular degeneration, a newly published study finds. However, some people may benefit from taking lutein and zeaxanthin.

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April is Sports Eye Safety Month

April is Sports Eye Safety Month

The American Academy of Ophthalmology has designated April as Sports Eye Safety Month

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