Glaucoma affects more than 3 million people in the United States, and the National Eye Institute forecasts that by 2030 that figure would have risen by 58% to 4.2 million. Glaucoma is usually so undetectable that many people are unaware they have it. What is glaucoma, and why is it important to know about it?
If you or your children have myopia and it is getting worse each year, this article is for you. We will be discussing the four best ways to treat your myopia so it no longer gets worse. Everything we discuss is based on solid science and research, double-masked clinical trials, and recommendations based on mountains […]
Scleral contact lenses are one of many forms of contact lenses that can meet the demands of diverse patients and individuals. Scleral lenses are ideal for individuals who have uneven corneas, suffer from dry eyes or have deformed eyes that are difficult to fit with traditional eyewear. They provide the best wearing experience and visual […]
Oxygen is crucial to your body, including your eyes. It may not seem obvious, but your eyes need enough oxygen in order to be healthy and functional. If you’re wearing contact lenses for long hours every day, you should be aware of how this can restrict the amount of oxygen reaching your eyes.
Parents who are nearsighted often wonder what can be done to prevent their children from developing the same or similar conditions. While scientists haven’t yet found a way to guarantee that your child won’t develop myopia (often referred to as nearsightedness), there are things you can do to delay its onset and even prevent its […]