LASIK Enhancement: When Additional Surgery Might Be Necessary

When you decide to move forward with LASIK vision correction surgery, it’s a given that you would expect and hope the procedure will be successful. The good news is that the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery reports that 96 percent of patients end up with 20/20 vision or better. But even with such high odds of satisfaction, there is still a possibility that LASIK might not give you the results you expect. If this is the case, there is a procedure called LASIK enhancement that could help you fix it. Here’s a quick look at what this entails, and when you might be a candidate for it.

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Must-Do Eye Strengthening Activities to Help Slow Cataracts

The diagnosis of a cataract is nothing short of stressful. Degrading vision and poor eye health can affect every aspect of a person's living situation and can be devastating to a person’s quality of life. Cataracts are most often seen in aging adults and it's estimated that most adults in the U.S. will be diagnosed with this condition by the time they reach 85 years of age.

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Vision Quiz: Facts and Myths

There’s no shortage of vision facts and myths that have been perpetuated by well-meaning people. But when it comes to your eye health, you don’t want to make assumptions or make the mistake of believing a myth. To test your knowledge, here’s a pop quiz about some common eye beliefs. Answer the following questions true or false, and see how you stack up when it comes to facts about vision.

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Are You and Your Child Seeing Eye to Eye? Signs of Vision Problems in Children

When it comes to poor vision in children, it’s often not as apparent as it is with an adult. Unlike an adult, they may not have a baseline knowledge of vision or the ability to express it. As a parent, you may not be sure when it’s time to bring your child to the eye doctor. If you see any of these eight problems.

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8 Ideas for Eye Care That Will Keep Your Vision on Point

If you aren’t blessed with perfect vision, there are plenty of helpful eye procedures available, and countless attractive pairs of glasses on the market. If the time comes when you need to rely on modern procedures to get your vision fixed, or invest in some contacts or eye glasses, it’s a good thing all of that is accessible to you.

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