Does your family own several electronic devices like many other modern-day families? If so, you could be placing yourselves at risk for eye strain. Perhaps you limit the amount of time your children are allowed to use computers and other devices. This is a good practice, but more can be done to reduce the chances of eye strain occurring. The following suggestions can help you to begin putting into practice some simple techniques to protect your family.
23 September 2015
Needing to change between sunglasses and prescription glasses every time that you go inside or outside can be a real pain. Thankfully, there is a solution for you. Light sensitive sunglasses (also known as photochromic lenses) are an impressive technological feat that combines the visibility of traditional glasses with the protection and comfort of sunglasses. To help you get a better idea of whether photochromic lenses are right for you, here is a breakdown of how they work:
22 September 2015
Ptosis is a serious medical condition that causes one or both of your upper eyelids to droop, sitting below their normal placement. In some situations, the drooping can be severe enough that it can shield part of the pupil and actually hinder your vision. It's typically the result of weakened muscles in your eyelid or tendon damage in that area. If your optometrist has diagnosed you with ptosis, there are exercises that can help improve your symptoms.
17 September 2015