July 2016

Safeguarding Our Health
Vaccines Protect Us All

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We live in a time when vaccines can protect us from many of the most serious illnesses. Staying current on your shots helps you—and your neighbors—avoid getting and spreading disease. Read more about vaccines.

A Blurry Worldview
Understanding Myopia

Eyeglasses and contact lenses in a case.

Blurry distant vision is the main symptom of myopia, a condition that affects about a third of American adults. If you have myopia, you’ll have trouble seeing things far away, but you’ll be able to see nearby things clearly. Read more about myopia.

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