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All About Vision: "Vitamin A and Beta Carotene: Eye Benefits."
American Academy of Family Physicians: "Eye Problems."
American Academy of Ophthalmology: "Computer Use and Eyestrain," "Four Fantastic Foods to Keep Your Eyes Healthy," "Ophthalmologists Warn that Serious, Blinding Eye Diseases
May Show No Early Symptoms," "Preventing Eye Injuries," "Protective Eyewear," "Smoking and Eye Health," "Using Eye Makeup."
American Optometric Association: "The Need for Comprehensive Vision Examination of Preschool and School-age Children" and "Recommended Eye Examination Frequency for Pediatric Patients and Adults."
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center: "True or False: Eating Carrots Improves Vision."
Better Health Channel: "Smoking and Eye Disease."
Center for Vision Loss: "Medication Can Affect Your Eyes."
National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health: "Sports-Related Eye Injuries: What You Need to Know and Tips for Prevention," "What Is a Comprehensive Dilated Eye Exam?"
Andrea P. Thau, OD, FAAO, FCOVD, Associate Clinical Professor, SUNY State College of Optometry, New York; spokesperson, American Optometric Association.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: "Prevent Eye Damage: Protect Yourself from UV Radiation."
U.S. Food and Drug Administration: "Contact Lens Care."
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