The Facts About Three Popular Cateract Misconceptions

Posted on: 10 June 2015
If your eye doctor has suggested that you may have cateracts, it's in your best interest to make sure that you understand both the condition and how it's typically treated. Despite how common the condition is, there are many misconceptions about both, and you may find yourself confused and struggling to know what to expect. Here's a look at some of the common myths associated with cateracts and the truth that you need to know about them.
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High-Tech Eyeglasses Monitor Physical Activity

Posted on: 25 May 2015
Can you imagine wearing eyeglasses that not only correct your vision but allow you to track your physical exercise for health purposes? They aren't on the market yet, but one day soon, you may be able to get lenses in these fashionable frames from your optometrist.  Features of Activity-Tracking Frames Think of how you might wear a pedometer to track how many steps you take in a day. These frames will do that for you.
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Choosing Prescription Sunglasses For Kids

Posted on: 6 April 2015
Sunglasses are much more than a fashion statement when it comes to your child. Yes, your little one will look adorable in tiny sunglasses, but having your child wear them also cuts down on the risk of skin cancer and eye disorders. Children under the age of 10 are highly susceptible to eye damage caused by the sun, according to the Skin Cancer Foundation. If your child already wears glasses, prescription sunglasses are the way to go.
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Restoring Vision | Removing Common Misconceptions Concerning Cataract Surgery

Posted on: 1 April 2015
Your vision is one of the senses you rely on the most and when there is a health issue that is threatening your sight, it can be a scary situation for sure. Because cataracts and cataract surgery is quite common—involving as many as half of those over the age of 80 in this country—a lot of people have something to say about the issue. However, what people have to say may not always be the most reliable form of information and you could find yourself facing a lot of myths and misinformation.
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