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Do you have Glaucoma?

Do you have Glaucoma?

Approximately 50% of people with Glaucoma do not know they have it. DO YOU THINK GLAUCOMA IS HAVING HIGH EYE PRESSURE? Latest research reveals that Glaucoma is much more than just having high IOP . (Intraocular Pressure). You can have high pressure and NOT have Glaucoma. Additionally, you can have normal pressure and suffer from […]

Omega-3 may keep blindness at bay

Omega-3 may keep blindness at bay

New research suggests omega-3 fatty acids can help prevent retinopathy, which causes abnormal blood vessels to grow in the retina – the seeing part of the eye. Retinopathy is an eye disease that can lead to blindness in premature babies and people with diabetes. Vision loss can be caused by these abnormal vessels detaching from […]

Orthokeratology may slow Myopia Progression

Orthokeratology may slow Myopia Progression

According to a new Japanese study, Orthokeratology may reduce myopic progression in children. Orthokeratology uses special contact lenses to temporarily treat myopia. Myopia, or short sightedness, progresses due to the increase in axial length (front to back) of the eye. These researchers studied how overnight wear affects this increase in children. 92 children were split […]