The often-overlooked risks of laser eye surgery

As someone who has worn glasses since age 18, I am not immune to the lure of laser eye surgery. However, I have always hesitated to take the plunge because the procedure sounded fairly gruesome. It turns out that, if the New York Times is to be believed, I may have dodged an bullet by avoiding going under the laser.

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