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  • Nearpoint Stress Can Ruin Your Vision

    Nearpoint Stress is commonplace and damaging Step back a minute to your days in the school classroom: the teacher is lecturing, and you've got your head resting in the crook of your elbow, face inches from the paper where you're taking notes--or doodling. The teacher calls your attention to the blackboard, and you look up. After a few seconds, everything comes into ...

    Posted at April 26, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,Eye Health For Kids,Eye Problems | 0 Comment
  • Five Tips for Choosing an Eye Doctor

    While many people claim a general physician or family doctor, not all of us have an eye doctor to call our own. There are plenty to choose from, and much of the same advice that you could apply to finding a new family physician could be applied to finding an eye care specialist. These 5 tips will help you make sure you're ...

    Posted at January 11, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,Eye Health Tips | 0 Comment
  • Cataracts – Causes and Treatment

    CATARACT (CAT-ah-rackt) A cataract is a clouding of the eye's natural lens inside the eye. The word cataract is derived from a Greek word meaning "waterfall" (looking through falling water). Nearly half of the population over 65 will have some degree of cataract formation in their lifetime. Cause Cataracts are most commonly caused by natural chemical changes within the lens of the ...

    Posted at January 7, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog,Eye Problems | 0 Comment