Eye Health & Optical & Vision : Health & Medical
Not only is relaxing paramount in improving your vision, but to your overall health as well. You can easily reduce stress from the long work day, and repair visual acuity by simply calming your body down one hundred percent.
Cosmetic contacts are a fun and cost effective solution for anyone looking to change the color of their eyes. Whether you are looking for a certain shade such as brown, gray, honey, turquoise, blue, green amethyst, or true sapphire, colored eye contacts can fit the spectrum while providing you with
Even for those of us who normally wear contact lenses, having a pair of prescription sunglasses is always useful and convenient. There are times when beach sand and soft lenses do not mix well, for example, but protection from harsh sunlight is still necessary. Or, there may simply be days when wear
Femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery is becoming more widely available, but its role is still controversial. Where does this technology fit in to resident surgical training?
What does the latest research tell us about the effectiveness of aflibercept in the pharmacologic treatment of recalcitrant exudative AMD?
Implantable Contact Lenses (or ICL) are now being used for patients with cataracts, cornea diseases and those who want the option to avoid having their eyes reshaped. Implantable Contact Lenses do not
Stress and strain on the eyes over a long period of time is one of the main causes of astigmatism. It happens when the eyeball loses its roundness and vision starts to become hazy. The eye is surrounded by tiny muscles that help the eye ball elongate and contract. Astigmatism occurs when these muscl
Gender is another widely used criterion to categorize eye wear, in addition to color, shapes, materials, and so on. By and large, manly glasses, feminine glasses and unisex glasses are the three main forms of eye wear and each of them are specially designed for glasses users of certain groups. For e
Infantile glaucoma is the term used to describe glaucoma that appears in a child younger than age 3. The disorder occurs when the eye's drainage system does not develop properly, which leads to increased pressure from built-up fluid, according to the Glaucoma Research Foundation. Infantile glaucoma
Most people have likely never heard of photophobia, but they might have suffered from it at one time or another. Photophobia refers to light sensitivity or eye pain in bright lights. It's a v
Interest in learning about and offering corneal collagen crosslinking was great at ASCRS 2012.