Living Well With Low Vision

What is Low Vision?           When you have low vision, eyeglasses, contact lenses, medicine, or surgery may not help. Activities like reading, shopping, cooking, writing, and watching TV may be hard to do.          In fact, millions of Americans lose some of their sight every year. While vision loss […]

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Discovering Common Dry Eye Symptoms

          Dry eye symptoms are often a result of insufficient tear production, or tear films that evaporate too quickly. This condition, which can be chronic, can affect anyone but is prevalent among women and the elderly.          Dry eye causes and risk factors can vary, too. Some suffer […]

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Astigmatism

Astigmatism What causes astigmatism? How is astigmatism diagnosed? How is astigmatism treated?           Astigmatism is a common vision condition that causes blurred vision. It occurs when the cornea (the clear front cover of the eye) is irregularly shaped or sometimes because of the curvature of the lens inside the eye.       […]

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