Category Vision Health

The Process of LASIK Surgery

Millions of people contemplate having LASIK eye surgery so they can correct their vision problems. Choosing the right surgeon is just as important as knowing what to expect during the surgical procedure. Knowing what lies ahead and learning more on LASIK here will make the surgery and journey a lot better.

Before the patient goes into the surgery room, they will undergo testing with an optometrist. The tests let the surgeon know what type of work the cornea needs to have done to best improve vision. The test serves two purposes; assessing the eyes and eyesight to see what situations are fixable with the LASIK surgery.

The patient should stop wearing his or her contacts a few weeks before testing...

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Eye Health-Myopia

Myopia is a fancy word to explain nearsightedness or short-sightedness. This means that the way the light comes in your eye is incorrect making things seem blurry, and you have trouble seeing far away. If you don’t want to wear contacts or glasses, there is an alternative myopia treatment called Lasik. Ortho-K is a new and popular myopia control technique with hard contacts. These are great because they actually slow the rate of myopia. Special eye-drops called atropine also seem to work well with myopia.

Myopia is something that should be diagnosed as soon as possible because childhood myopia means that they could suffer both with education and social situations...

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Solid Timber Flooring

I first learnt about solid timber flooring from a friend. This friend said that when building a home or a building for a commercial purpose, there is nothing that compares to the beauty and luster of timber flooring. He added that if you want to change the flooring of your home, a solid timber floor is the best choice. It is unique and will add value to your home. No wonder his home has solid timber floors.

My friend told me all this when he threw a big party and opened his home to friends and relatives. During this party, every guest noticed the shiny and elegant solid timber flooring laid throughout every part of his home. The women loved how it made the house appear opulent whereas the men appreciated the hard work that went into laying down this sort of flooring.

Many guests asked him ...

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Advantages of LASIK Eye Surgery

There is a large group of people that have problems due to the eyes. Many cannot see far enough down the road, many cannot read a book that is only a foot away from their face. In order to correct this, many of these individuals go out and retrieve prescription glasses and contact lenses. But a lot of them do not like to deal with the hassle of cleaning them, putting glasses on the face, or putting contacts into their eyes. But, with technology, there is an alternative called LASIK.

LASIK stands for laser assisted in situ keratomileusis, a surgical procedure that reforms the inner cornea. The surgery cures myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism. What happens during the procedure is that it focuses light directly on the retina...

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