Early Signs Of Glaucoma

Early Signs of Glaucoma

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Eye health is often pushed onto the backburner and not seen as pressing a matter as regular health. Our eyes are extremely important, and are equally as sensitive. They are susceptible to more damage than other parts of our bodies, if not cared for and regularly checked. As you age,…

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Should I wear Contact Lenses

Should I Wear Contact Lenses?

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For those of you with prescription eye glasses, the struggle of playing sports, swimming, and a night on the town is too real. Making the switch over to contact lenses is desirable, but it’s not without its share of concerns and questions. You might find yourself often asking “should I…

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Progressive Lenses

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If you’re in your forties or older and your eye doctor has prescribed bifocals, don’t despair.

Presbyopia — the normal loss of ability to focus clearly on near objects that comes with age — affects everyone eventually. But these days, you don’t have to wear conventional bifocals with visible lines across the lenses that broadcast your age.

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How To Read Your Prescription

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The first step to understanding your eyeglass prescription is knowing what “OD” and “OS” mean. They are abbreviations for Oculus Dexter and Oculus Sinister, which are Latin terms for right eye and left eye. Your eyeglass prescription also may have a column labeled “OU.” This is the abbreviation for the Latin term OculusUterque, which means “both eyes.”

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