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COVID-19, Contact Lenses, and Your Eyes

COVID-19 and its effects on the eyes COVID-19 is respiratory virus causing a worldwide pandemic. ┬áTypical signs and symptoms of the virus have become well-known. Patients with a fever and/or respiratory symptoms, cough, shortness or breathe or having traveled over seas are considered suspect. Other less common symptoms noted can be headaches, loss of taste […]

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Reading Glasses for Blurry Near Vision after 40?

The Best Solutions in Reading Glasses for Blurry Near Vision after 40 Do you have questions about reading glasses to improve your blurry near vision? Will reading glasses help with blurry near vision? Did your vision suddenly become blurry after age 40? This is a very normal occurrence due to anatomical changes in the eye. […]

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Why Scleral Contact Lenses are the Best Option for Keratoconus

WHY SCLERAL CONTACTS ARE THE BEST OPTION FOR KERATOCONUS Scleral lenses are made of a breathable polymer. They are designed to bridge the cornea and sit on the sclera of the eye, increasing comfort, and allowing high amounts of oxygen to the cornea. Because the cornea is one of the most sensitive tissues of the […]

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Does your child’s vision become worse each year?

How can I stop my child’s vision from becoming worse? How can I reduce the chance┬ámy child will need glasses? Studies shows there is direct correlation between children who wear glasses and the amount of time they spend performing visual tasks such as reading or using cellphones. In a Sydney ophthalmic journal, it was predicted […]