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Young Eyes Growing Old From Digital Eye Strain

Computers, smartphones, gaming systems, e-readers and tablets may be making our lives easier, but the toll these “whiz-bang” technology devices are taking on our eyes is frightening. In fact, as CBS4’s Eliott Rodriguez discovered, eye strain from these digital devices is actually aging our eyes decades earlier than ever before.

CBS4–03/18/2014

Alex Dennis, of Boca Raton, is one of only a few thousand people chosen to explore, use and test the Google Glass.  (Source: CBS4)

Taking Google Glass For A Test Drive

They’re a little strange looking, controversial and aren’t even available to the public yet. But Google Glass may soon become the next hottest thing in mobile communication.

03/04/2014

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Contact Lenses Could Correct Your Vision While You Sleep

The number of people who are nearsighted, a condition doctors call myopia, has doubled in this country since the 1970’s. While the theories behind that increase are numerous, one thing is certain, millions more people are wearing glasses, contacts or having corrective laser surgery.

CBS Miami–07/31/2013

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Buying Glasses Online May Not Measure Up

On average, a person will pay about $200 for a pair of prescription glasses. Add on a designer name and fancy frames and you’ll pay much more. But, some glasses are selling online for as little as $7.

CBS Miami–07/23/2013

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Hollywood Eye Doctor Sentenced In Corruption Case

A prominent Hollywood eye doctor at the center of a high-profile political corruption case, has been sentenced to four years in prison for a conspiracy conviction.

CBS4–06/01/2011

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