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[KARE 11, June 25, 2020]   With many people working from home and meeting with friends virtually these days, screen time is going up in many households. That can increase the risk of computer vision syndrome, or digital eyestrain.
June 25, 2020
[WCCO-TV, August 19, 2017]   Fascination with the solar eclipse has captured just about everyone's imagination. Many are traveling to locations to see the total eclipse.
August 19, 2017
[WCCO-TV, August 15, 2017]   Make sure you have eclipse-watching-approved glasses if you plan on looking directly at the sun during the eclipse next Monday. Eye retina specialist, Dr. Geoff Emerson , of Allina's Phillips Eye Institute , warns that even a few seconds looking at the sun without protecting your eye can permanently damage your eyes.
August 15, 2017
[WCCO-TV, January 12, 2017]   Ever wonder how glasses and contact lenses help us see better? That was the Good Question WCCO-TV put to Allina Health's Phillips Eye Institute ophthalmologist Dr. Keith Carlson .
January 12, 2017
[WCCO-AM, December 01, 2016]   Mike Zimmer, Viking's head coach, has to miss tonight's game because he had surgery to repair a detached retina today. Allina's Phillips Eye Institute Chief of Staff Geoffrey Emerson , MD, talked with WCCO Radio's John Williams about the condition and how it's treated.
December 01, 2016