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Your Eye Health Articles

Presbyopia (Aging Eyes & Vision)

An unfortunate side effect of aging, presbyopia refers to a condition that all adults over the age of 45 will eventually experience. When your eye’s crystalline lens ages, it becomes less flexible, which negatively affects focus and can make it increasingly difficult for you to perform everyday tasks such as…

Published: 2015-12-15Read Article
Myopia (Nearsightedness)

Myopia, or nearsightedness, is a common genetic eye condition that is frequently discovered during adolescence. People with myopia tend to have little trouble seeing objects up close. However, they often struggle to clearly see objects that are further away, and they instead see these items as distorted or particularly blurry.…

Published: 2015-12-15Read Article
Lasik Surgery

Lasik surgery is a laser-involved refractive surgery used for the treatment of various eye conditions, among them astigmatism, myopia and hyperopia. It is often used to correct common eye problems and reduce a patient’s reliance on glasses or contact lenses. Lasik surgery is fast and minimally invasive. If you undergo…

Published: 2015-12-15Read Article
Hyperopia (Farsightedness)

Hyperopia, or farsightedness, is a common eye condition that is typically uncovered during routine eye exams. Those suffering from hyperopia tend to have trouble clearly seeing objects close to them, however they are generally able to see items further in the distance clearly and without squinting. Hyperopia occurs when light…

Published: 2015-12-15Read Article

Glaucoma is a potentially serious eye condition that negatively affects the optic nerve within the eye. Over time, glaucoma can worsen and lead to a range of associated problems including vision loss and even blindness. Particularly common in those over the age of 40 or those who suffer from diabetes…

Published: 2015-12-15Read Article
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