14 January 2020
In nearly every horror movie you see, some character suffers from impalement of the eye. Horrifying work accidents involve metal, wood splinters, and glass flying into the eye. There are few injuries that make most people very uncomfortable and very queasy at the same time as the impaling of the eye by a foreign object. Here is why this is such a terrifying injury to most, and how an eye doctor can make the injury just a bad memory.
24 June 2019
If you wear glasses, you know how important it is to keep them in good condition. Problems with your glasses will prevent you from seeing things as clearly as you should. To avoid problems with your glasses, be sure to follow the simple tips provided here. Keep a Spare Pair on Hand When it comes to your glasses, you never know when something is going to happen to them. Whether your dog chews them up, or you accidentally step on them, damaged glasses can wreak havoc on your life, especially while you wait for a new pair.
8 August 2018
Generally, your child's doctor will give them a physical exam as they develop and look at them when they come in with colds or other concerns. When it comes to their eyes, the doctor will look for very obvious issues, but there is a chance that they aren't going to catch a number of vision issues that would be something for a pediatric ophthalmologist to diagnose. You can learn about some of the signs that your infant or toddler may be having issues with their vision by learning about some of the signs here:
7 March 2018
Your optometrist checks your eyes for many problems — both vision difficulties and physical ailments — during an eye exam. To help you become a more active participant in your own eye health, here's a glossary of a few things he or she will look for. Amblyopia. Amblyopia is more commonly called lazy eye, and it appears when one eye doesn't focus clearly along with the other eye. Amblyopia can be easy to see or more subtle, and it tends to appear in children but can also occur in adulthood as a result of long-term lack of vision correction.
23 December 2017
Sunglasses are a fun fashion accessory. They come in many styles and colors so you can easily show off your unique fashion sense. However, sunglasses have a more important function than simply helping you look stylish. They protect your eyes from harmful UV rays and block glare when you're doing important things such as driving. You'll want to buy sunglasses with frames you love and lenses that protect your eyes. Here are a few tips for buying a good pair of sunglasses.
11 August 2017
Kids love to shove things in your face, especially really close to your eyes. For some reason, they seem to think that adults are blind and need an extreme close-up of what the kids want the adults to see. However, if your children put things in front of you that are ten to twelve inches away from your eyes, and you are still having trouble seeing what they want you to see, you might have a visual problem of a different sort.
27 March 2017
A detached retina can be caused by all sorts of things, from aging to diabetes to injury. Regardless of the reason why you have a detached retina, it is important to act quick by contacting your eye doctor and scheduling an appointment to find out more about surgery. These are a few things that you might want to know about retina surgery. 1. It Can Save Your Vision First of all, you should know that it is very important to act as quickly as possible when you are in need of detached retina surgery.