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At Mass Eye and Ear, our physicians and researchers are dedicated to helping people preserve their senses and live healthier, more fulfilling lives. Through our blog, Focus, we share stories and insights related to our areas of expertise — otolaryngology (ear, nose and throat) and ophthalmology (eye).

The stories we share through Focus reflect the opinions of the author; they do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Mass Eye and Ear as an institution. If you have any questions about content shared on the blog, please contact our editorial staff. We also welcome comments that follow our commenting guidelines.

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Mass Eye and Ear is an international center for treatment and research and a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School.