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Why Birth Control Pills And Contact Lenses Don’t Go Together

Whoever thought there could be a correlation between contact lenses and your birth control pills? But this correlation certainly exists – so much so that some oral contraceptive manufacturers are especially mentioning contact lenses in their statutory warnings. And practitioners are being told to stay alert to problems involving corneal and lid edema, headaches, photophobia … Continue reading Why Birth Control Pills And Contact Lenses Don’t Go Together

Why Seeing Halos Is Natural After LASIK Surgery

If you’re like a majority of LASIK patients who have been toying with the idea of being lens-free for years, you’re probably expecting to see stars after the procedure. What is this halo then? Halos, or glares as they’re also called, are a common occurrence during the first few days or weeks after the surgery … Continue reading Why Seeing Halos Is Natural After LASIK Surgery

10 Best Cities In USA For Good Eye Health

If you are one of the 166 million Americans in need of vision correction, or extremely prone to allergies and other weather-induced irritants, the environment you live in will have an enormous impact on your eyes. Here are some useful tips about geographical locations that support good eye conditions and a list of 10 cities … Continue reading 10 Best Cities In USA For Good Eye Health

10 Worst Cities In USA For Good Eye Health

Geography and climate have such an enormous impact on eye health. Some of the most scenic places in United States – cities that look pristine, fresh and clean all year round — can leave you with allergies, irritations and all sorts of other eye-related problems that you’d never have suspected. To clarify the 8 criterions … Continue reading 10 Worst Cities In USA For Good Eye Health

Fun Vision Quizzes!

Optical Illusion Tests Optical illusions are both fun and fascinating. They also provide us with the chance to experience how our eyes and minds can actually be fooled into seeing something that does not exist or failing to comprehend something that does. The mystery further deepens when the same image is perceived differently from one … Continue reading Fun Vision Quizzes!

Nearsighted

A Deeper Look into Nearsightedness Nearsightedness, also known as myopia, is a common eye condition that causes objects that are in close view to appear clear while objects that are far away to appear blurry.  The condition develops over time and can progress gradually or rapidly but often begins during childhood. Nearsightedness is often hereditary … Continue reading Nearsighted

Deceptive Vision

How Your Vision Deceives You The human eyeball works with the brain to help people see images. It does this using many parts and the properties of reflection. Sometimes, the eye has trouble decoding colors or text.  Certain medical conditions can make people see lights that are not present. How Reflection Works with the Eye Objects … Continue reading Deceptive Vision

Nearsighted

A Deeper Look into Nearsightedness Nearsightedness, also known as myopia, is a common eye condition that causes objects that are in close view to appear clear while objects that are far away to appear blurry. The condition develops over time and can progress gradually or rapidly but often begins during childhood. Nearsightedness is often hereditary … Continue reading Nearsighted