Eyes

Vitamins (Source: CBS4)

Eye Vitamins Could Better Vision In The Long Run

More than half of all Americans take some type of a daily vitamin or nutritional supplement, even though recent research says a multivitamin has little if any long term health benefit.

05/26/2014

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The Facebook Facelift

It’s time to face the facts about our faces. We’re seeing more of ourselves from different angles, what with selfies, facebook, face-time, Instagram and online dating websites. Apparently many of us aren’t happy with the way we look. As CBS4’s Rhiannon Ally explained, the “Facebook Facelift” is just one of the many cosmetic procedures that have skyrocketed along with social media.

CBS4–05/08/2014

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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Smart Phones, Computers Have More Young People Complaining About Their Eyes

Your computer and smart phone may be to blame for your dry or itchy eyes. Eye doctors say thanks to technology, what used to be a problem for the old, is now becoming an epidemic amongst the young.

CBS Miami–10/01/2013

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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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Inability To Watch 3-D Movies May Indicate Bigger Problem

It’s the summer of 3-D movies but, some people can’t see 3D at all. And if you have a severe headache after watching a 3D movie it’s a sign of a bigger problem.

CBS4–07/31/2012

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Eyelash Extension Experts Warn: Look Before You Apply

If the eyes are the windows to the soul then there’s a whole lot of window dressing going on and, in some cases, stories that don’t always end with a fairytale.

CBS4–05/11/2012

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FAU Study Finds Babies Learn To Speak By Watching Mouths

Six month old Mia is one of nearly 200 babies that helped in groundbreaking research conducted by Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton.

CBS4–01/17/2012

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Report: Glaucoma Linked To Some Allergy Medications

For some, living in South Florida is synonymous with living with allergies, and now new reports indicates that some medications could possibly lead to blindness.

CBS4–11/18/2011

Eugene Roman (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Man Who Gouged Out Eyes In Jail Given 25 Years In Prison

A South Florida man who gouged out his and his wife’s eyes has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.

CBS4–04/20/2011

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