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September is Sports Eye Injury Prevention Awareness Month

September is Sports Eye Injury Prevention Awareness Month

Shin guards for soccer. Shoulder pads for football. Batting helmets for baseball and softball. Almost every sport has its own unique protective gear. But most participants in sports forget to protect one of the most important parts of the body: the eyes.

What Caused This Eerie White Ring in a Woman's Eye?

What Caused This Eerie White Ring in a Woman's Eye?

An unusual white ring in the front of a woman's eyeball was the result of a rare condition. An eye exam revealed inflammation and "crystalline deposits" in part of her cornea, the clear, dome-shaped surface that covers the front of the eyeball, according to the report. Learn more by reading here.