A little less than half the population in the United States suffers from some degree of visual impairment. Eyeglasses are the most common tool used by those who need to improve their vision; however, contact lenses have gained considerable popularity throughout the last 50 years. Laser eye surgery is a third option.
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The need for sunglasses is universal, but tastes and lifestyle needs vary. But whether your tastes run to aviators or wayfarers, mirrored or tinted, the sunglasses you choose affect far more than your style; they can directly impact your eye health, too. Fortunately, it’s possible to find sunglasses that protect your eyes and celebrate your sense of style. This article provides helpful tips to keep in mind as you’re shopping for sunglasses.
Glaucoma is an eye disease that arises due to excessive pressure in changes the eye fluids or in the nerves of the eye. It is the leading cause of blindness in Canada and the United States. It is seen more commonly in older people, but young people can also suffer from it. Glaucoma can lead to blindness; it can be successfully treated if detected in the early stages.
There is no "best" method for correcting vision errors. The most appropriate correction for you depends on your eyes and your lifestyle. You should discuss you situation with your ophthalmologist or eye doctor to decide which correction will be most effective for you.
Full eye contact with others is something that people tend to avoid, because it seems too intensely personal for comfort. Perhaps it is the deep-rooted belief that the eyes are ‘mirrors to the soul’.