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How to pick lenses with the protection you need By: Kirk Smick, OD, FFAO  In 2013, Atlanta’s beautiful summer weather exposed our eyes to 116 days of “very high” to “extreme” levels of UV, making our city the 20th highest … Continue reading

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Dr. Chris Bergstrom from Emory Eye Center answers a reader’s question about age-related macular degeneration. Q: What is age-related macular degeneration (AMD), and are there any new treatments out there that can help? A: AMD is the leading cause of irreversible … Continue reading

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Josh Johnston, OD, from Georgia Eye Partners answers a reader’s question about eye health: Q: My eyes get dry, irritate, and occasionally they itch and burn. They seem to be getting worse as I get older. I use over-the-counter eye … Continue reading

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