Monthly Archives: April 2015

Turn Your Brown Eyes Blue? Clinical Trials Underway for Laser Eye Color Change

Dr. Gregg Homer of Stroma Medical has announced clinical trials are underway for a new laser procedure to permanently change eye colors for a new laser procedure for permanent eye color change.

The procedure is completely non-invasive, which means the patient will not feel any pain or discomfort during the 30 second treatment. In fact, only […]

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By |April 30th, 2015|Cutting Edge|1 Comment

Age and Vision: Contrast Sensitivity

Another year, another eye prescription? Aging eyes are something that we can all relate to as one of the issues encountered with aging. Unless you’ve discovered the fountain of youth (and have been too selfish to tell the rest of us), then it’s likely you’ve experienced some sort of age-related eye issue.
What kind of changes […]

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By |April 29th, 2015|Senior Vision|0 Comments

Take a Vitamin—To Improve Discomfort from Dry Eyes

Chronic dry eyes affect a good amount of the population. Here’s what happens: each time you blink there are tears that lubricate your eyes. The excess tears go into drainage ducts in the corners of the eyes near the nose, and drain back into the nose. But there are many factors, such as age, gender, […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

By |April 29th, 2015|EyeCare Topics|0 Comments

More than Meets the Eye: The Surprising Truth About Eyelashes

Watch any television commercials or flip through a fashion magazine, and you are sure to find ads for mascara, guaranteed to make your lashes longer, fuller, and more desirable. But eyelashes are not just cosmetic. Your eyelash length may already be predetermined.

Researchers have found that not only humans but also mammals all have eyelashes one-third […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

By |April 28th, 2015|Other Blogs|0 Comments

Everything You Need To Know About Eyeglass Lens Coatings: Part II

In our last post we discussed the benefits of scratch-resistant and anti-reflective coatings. We also touched on the importance of proper storage for your glasses and talking to your optician about available options. In this post, as promised, we will cover the ins and outs of anti-fog and UV coating. Anti-fog coating is heaven sent […]

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By |April 1st, 2015|EyeCare Topics|0 Comments