The medications prescribed to you by your doctor are supposed to help improve your condition. However, what if their side effects are affecting your vision? You should see your doctor as soon as possible. Still, it’s important for patients to at least have an idea of how certain medications can affect their vision.
Myopia or nearsightedness is a common condition among children and teens. Fortunately, you can slow down its progression in your child by starting treatment early. One of the recommended treatments is orthokeratology, a treatment in which your kid wears gas-permeable contact lenses at night to reshape their cornea.
Before seeing your eye doctor for your appointment, it’d be a good idea to recall and take note of any recent issues with your vision. That way, you won’t forget to mention any of these complications during the consultation. It also wouldn’t hurt to know the questions you should ask during an eye exam. After […]
Strabismus, most often referred to as “crossed eyes”, is a vision developmental problem, which often develops during one’s formative years. Recent studies show that this eye disorder affects around 4% of all children in the country. Here, we break down the causes, risk factors and symptoms.
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.