• Eye Movement

    Eye movement refers to the voluntary and involuntary movements of the eyes that assist with obtaining, fixating and following visual stimuli. The eyes are each connected to a system of six muscles. Light is sensed by the retina, which is a type of tissue that contains cells known as photoreceptors. These

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  • Lazy Eye

    Lazy eye, also referred to as amblyopia, is a condition that develops in infancy or early childhood, and it typically starts when the focus in one eye is more enhanced than the other. The eye with less focus might be impaired due to a significant amount of farsightedness or astigmatism, or something

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  • Stress and Vision

    Did you know that your eyes are an extension of your brain? There are six muscles connected to each eye, and they receive signals from the brain. These signals direct the eyes movements and, thus, control their ability to focus. When you are stressed, your brain goes through a number of changes and signals

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  • Protecting Your Eyes

    Of our five senses, humans rely on vision most strongly. Our everyday experience of the world is colored by our ability to see, our memory draws heavily upon visual information, and many activities of daily living are challenging without sight. As a result, it is essential to protect your eyes from damage.

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  • Reading and Writing

    For many adults, reading and writing come so naturally that they seem almost effortless. However, reading and writing are actually complicated skills that take significant effort to learn. For example, reading involves recognizing letters, associating letter combinations with their corresponding sounds,

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  • Wandering Eye

    A wandering eye is a type of eye condition known as strabismus or tropia, and it may be caused by damage to the retina or muscles that control the eye, stroke or brain injury, or an uncorrected refractive error like farsightedness. With a wandering eye, one eye deviates or wanders in a different direction

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  • Contact Case Cleanliness

    Do you remember the last time you replaced your contact lens case? Keeping your case too long may increase your risk of an eye infection.

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  • How Nighttime Vision Can Change

    Has driving or reading at night become more difficult? Your problems may be due to changes in your nighttime vision.

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  • Does Reading in the Dark Affect My Eyesight?

    Did your mom ever tell you that you'd ruin your eyes if you read in the dark? Find out if the myth is true.

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  • Four Eye Diseases and Conditions Related to Aging

    These common age-related eye conditions can affect your vision.

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  • How Blue Light Affects Your Sleeping Patterns

    Is your smartphone or laptop preventing you from getting enough sleep?

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  • How to Make Your Child's First Visit to the Optometrist a Success

    Worried that your child may be uncooperative during his or her first visit to the optometrist? These tips will help make the visit a positive experience.

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  • What is Surfer's Eye?

    Are you at risk for surfer's eye? You don't need to be an avid surfer to experience this problem. This condition may occur if you spend a lot of time outdoors.

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  • Makeup Tips for Sensitive Eyes

    Do your cosmetics make your eyes water and burn? Try these makeup tips for sensitive eyes.

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  • 6 Vision Problems That May Occur During Pregnancy

    Think it's just a coincidence that your vision changed since you've been pregnant? These six vision problems are more likely to affect pregnant women.

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  • Does Outside Playtime Improve Children's Eyesight?

    Have you ever wondered why some people become nearsighted? Lack of time in the sun may be to blame.

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  • Proper Contact Lens Care Keeps Your Lenses Comfortable and Clean

    Do you follow care recommendations for your contact lenses? If not, you may putting your vision at risk.

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  • Online Vision Tests Can't Match Our Eye Doctor!

    Want to save a little money by taking an online vision test instead of seeing the eye doctor? You may be disappointed with your new eyeglass prescription.

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  • What Happens When You Don't Wear Sunglasses?

    Have you lost your sunglasses again? Failing to wear the glasses consistently may lead to several eye conditions.

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  • What does 20/20 Vision Mean?

    How is your vision? Find out how eye doctors determine if you have 20/20 vision.

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  • History of the Eye Chart

    Do you have 20/20 vision? You might never have known about these important numbers if the eye chart hadn't been invented.

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  • Does Outside Playtime Improve Children's Eyesight?

    Want to help your child enjoy good vision? Spending more time outdoors may help.

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  • Curbing Macular Degeneration

    Macular degeneration represents one of the most significant causes of vision loss in older adults. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 1.8 million people currently suffer from macular degeneration, with an additional 7.3 million people at risk of developing this

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  • Premature Babies and Vision Problems

    Prematurity can cause a range of vision problems. Fortunately, optometrists offer a range of treatments and devices that can improve your child's ability to see.

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  • What You Need to Know About Prescription Goggles

    Does poor vision prevent you from enjoying your favorite sport or activity? Prescription goggles can provide a little clarity.

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  • What Do Your Eyes Say About Your Health?

    Subtle changes in your eyes may be the first signs of a health problem.

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  • What to Ask Your Eye Care Professional

    Have questions about your vision? Ask your eye care professional one of these questions during your next visit.

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  • Everything You Need to Know About Prosthetic Eyes

    Have questions about prosthetic eyes? We answer the most common questions about artificial eyes.

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  • Why Eye Care is Particularly Important if You Have Diabetes

    Have you seen an optometrist this year? If you have diabetes, skipping your appointment could put your vision at risk.

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  • 3D Vision and Movies

    3D technology is redefining how people experience entertainment. The images are sharper, clearer and have an added dimension to make them appear closer to how they would appear in real life. Many movie producers and video game designers are incorporating this technology into their final product. 3D technology

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  • How to Clean Your Eyeglasses

    Do you know how to clean your eyeglasses correctly? Take a look a few tips that will keep your specs cleaner.

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  • All About Amblyopia

    Amblyopia, also known as lazy eye, is a visual disorder caused by abnormal vision development, often occurring during infancy. Patients with amblyopia have reduced vision in one eye, because it is not working properly in conjunction with the brain. With early detection and proper treatment, loss of

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  • All About Glaucoma

    Glaucoma is a serious disorder that can damage the optic nerves of your eyes if left untreated. The optic nerve carries images from your eyes to your brain. If the nerve is damaged, full or partial vision loss can occur. In some cases, people develop glaucoma because the pressure in their eyes begins

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  • All About Swollen Eyelids

    Swollen eyelids can be uncomfortable and unattractive. Swollen eyelids are associated with a variety of symptoms that can hamper or affect vision. While most cases of swollen eyelids are not serious, several serious conditions may cause swollen eyelids. Without proper treatment, chronic swollen eyelids

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  • Binocular Vision: Disorders and Treatment

    For many, the term binocular vision conjures images of super powers or the rare ability to spot objects far away, but having binocular vision simply means having two eyes with which to see. Binocular vision does lend creatures with two eyes advantages over those with only one, such as enhanced vision,

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