4 Unexpected Things Your Eyes Say About Your Health

4 Unexpected Things Your Eyes Say About Your Health

A Curated Post from Yahoo Health

Yes, your eyes are the window to your soul or whatever. But, they can also be a surprisingly helpful window into your overall health. So, in honor of Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month, we talked to Mark Jacquot, OD, clinical director at LensCrafters, to find out more about what we can learn from our peepers.

Certain health conditions don’t impact vision in their early stages, Dr. Jacquot says. But, those early and indirect effects can still be caught during eye exams. Of course, your regular (non-eye) doctor is on the lookout for this stuff, too, but if you’re curious, here are a few things your next eye exam can tell you about while you’re mulling over a new set of frames…

By Sarah Jacoby at Refinery29
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