SPONSORED BY: Coastal Eye Institute Presidents, although it may be difficult to believe, are just like you and me! While they may have more help accomplishing their day to day tasks, they still have to put their pants on one leg at a time. Just like us, there have been presidents who have suffered from different eye problems. Abraham Lincoln. Did you know that Honest Abe wouldn’t have been able to look at you straight in the eye, because he had strabismus? If you look closely
SPONSORED BY: COASTAL EYE INSTITUTE Every mom knows and fears it. It stalks playgrounds, day care centers, and schools. It can be found in every household sometime during childhood:
What is it? It’s the dreaded Pink Eye.
Pink eye is known as conjunctivitis in medical terminology. This inflammatory condition affects the conjunctiva (the thin membrane that covers the eye). It normally produces moisture to coat and lubricate the eye and has tiny blood vessels. When this