Keratoconus refers to an eye disease in which the cornea bulges and ends up shaped like a cone. It is a result of the cornea’s abnormal thinning due to weakening protein fibers that support its shape. While there is no exact cause of keratoconus, certain risk factors include heredity, constant eye rubbing and poorly fitted […]
Eyeglasses and contact lenses are often prescribed by eye doctors to correct one’s vision problem. However, there is one treatment option that can do the same thing, but, at the same time, minimizes the need for corrective eyewear. It is called orthokeratology, also known as Ortho-k .
Swollen eyelids are often a symptom of an underlying problem or a reaction to allergens, bacteria or viruses. These, however, are things you should not ignore in order to avoid further complications. Insight Vision Center Optometry, a scleral lenses specialist, lists four reasons your eyelids are bulging.
Eyeglasses are the traditional corrective eyewear for people with vision problems. This eyewear, however, can obstruct your peripheral vision and is prone to falling off or breaking when you participate in sports and other outdoor activities. As an alternative, many people switch to contact lenses. Some of them, however, don’t feel comfortable wearing contact lenses […]
Caring for your eyes is important to maintaining clear and healthy vision. Some people, however, aren’t aware of how they can damage their eyes. Insight Vision Center, a vision therapy clinic, lists four habits that can impair your eyesight.