What To Do If You Get A Toxic Substance In Your Eyes

16 April 2018
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Getting anything in your eye that isn't supposed to be there can be painful and annoying, but toxic substances are downright dangerous. Whether it's something as common as a household cleaning solution or something more unusual, it's important to know in advance how to care for your eyes if something dangerous gets in them. Prepare yourself by reading this simple guide. Read the Directions The very first thing you should do in these instances is to read any directions the product has on it. Read More 

Seeing Halos And Tunnels? Why It Is Not A Sign Of Your Imminent Death

14 February 2018
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People who suffer from migraines are already familiar with the optical signal of seeing "halos." These orb-like spots that either stand still and vibrate or dart about in your field of vision signal an oncoming migraine. Even if you cannot feel a migraine yet, you know it is coming. However, when you see halos and do not experience a migraine following it, and you also experience tunnel vision, you should know that these two vision experiences together are not signs of your imminent death. Read More 

Signs Your Young Child Is Having Sight Problems

23 November 2017
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Sometimes, it can be challenging to know your child's needs. They might not be able to fully communicate things that are bothering them, or they might not realize a symptom when they've been struggling with it for so long. For example, when your child has eye problems and has never been able to see perfectly, they might not understand that things can be better. Parents should know how to notice the signs of vision problems. Read More 

Vision Correction Options When You Can’t Wear Contacts

6 September 2017
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For most people, contact lenses are a great option to correct vision without wearing eyeglasses. However, they're not a perfect fit for everyone. If you've been frustrated by an inability to wear contact lenses, you're not alone. The good news is, that doesn't mean you have to wear eyeglasses for the rest of your life. Laser eye surgery is an excellent option for those who want to improve their vision without having to wear glasses - even if you can't wear contacts. Read More 

Visiting The Optometrist As A Diabetic

7 July 2017
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The ability to see is something that is special and should never be taken for granted. There are many different things that can cause eye problems. One such cause of eye problems is diabetes. There is a condition called diabetic retinopathy that has a drastic effect on the blood vessels in the light-sensitive tissue of the eye, called the retina. This is the most common cause of vision loss among those that suffer from diabetes. Read More