Monthly Archives: July 2013

“Superman” Contacts Offer Humans A Chance At Eagle-Eye Vision

These high-tech contact lenses allow you to zoom your vision up to three times.
As kids (and sometimes even more so as adults) we often dream about what our lives would be like if we possessed superpowers. For instance, how much faster would your work commute be if you could simply fly there faster than a […]

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By |July 30th, 2013|Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics, In the Journals, Senior Vision|0 Comments

5 Tips For Choosing A Experienced, Qualified Refractive Surgeon

Make sure that your eyes are in the best hands possible by following these tips.
There is perhaps no bigger health decision to make than when it comes to choosing a surgeon who will be responsible for an ophthalmic surgery procedure. Whenever you are putting something as important as your health and your eyesight on the […]

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By |July 25th, 2013|EyeCare Topics, Refractive Lens Surgery|0 Comments

While Vision Technology Improves, The Problem Of Accessing Treatment Still Persists Among Seniors

New study examines the relationship between senior vision and healthcare.
Many people know that, as we begin to age and enter into our senior years, certain senses and health abilities begin to slowly fade. When looking at vision problems specifically, many eye diseases such as macular degeneration, cataracts, diabetic retinopathy and glaucoma all begin to become […]

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A Checklist For Finding Sun-Safe Summer Sunglasses

Ensure that you are getting high-quality, safe sunglasses to protect your eyes.
Wearing sunglasses is one of the most important things you can do to protect your vision―not just in the summer season, but all year round. In fact, it may just be THE single most important thing you can do when it comes to maintaining […]

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Why Do We Sometimes Get Red Eye When Taking Photos?

Uncovering why our eyes sometimes turn colors when taking photographs.
The summer season is full of fun and exciting activities for your whole family to participate in. Whether you have been spending the majority of your long, sunny afternoons swimming in the pool, or your kids have been busy enrolled in summer camps and sports, you […]

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By |July 16th, 2013|EyeCare Topics, Outside Interests, Seasonal eye care tips|0 Comments

Fun Vision Activities To Put Your Eyes To The Test

Challenge your vision with these fun and challenging eye tests.
Our sense of vision is very tricky business. There are a lot of complicated elements behind-the-scenes that work to ensure that we can see the world clearly. This includes muscles that make sure that our eyes function properly, cells that determine whether or not we can […]

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By |July 11th, 2013|EyeCare Topics, Outside Interests|0 Comments

Why Do Some People Have Different Colored Eyes?

Learning more about heterochromia―the vision condition that results in two different colored eyes.
Our eyes are one of the most beautiful features of our bodies. Not only do we use them for communication and to make a connection with those we are speaking with, but the different colors, shapes and sizes that eyes come in is […]

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By |July 9th, 2013|Current Affairs, EyeCare Topics|0 Comments

Glasses Of The Future Gives Sight To Those Who Can’t See

This amazing tech startup gadget helps assist those with vision impairments.
With the invention and arrival of Google Glass in these last couple of years, it has been amazing to take a step back from what we know about glasses and prescription lenses and begin looking forward to what these helpful devices may hold in store […]

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