Does Vision Therapy Work?

Does Vision Therapy Work?

Lazy eye, crossed eyes, double vision, reading and learning disabilities: These are just a few of the vision and cognitive problems that can be helped by vision therapy. But what exactly is it, and how does it work?    Vision Therapy Defined   You’ve probably heard...
Cataracts: Everything You Need to Know

Cataracts: Everything You Need to Know

You’ve heard of cataracts, but do you really know what they are and what to watch for? Learn more about this common eye condition. What are cataracts?    Cataracts occur when the natural lens of your eye becomes clouded. Light can no longer pass through the lens,...
Rare Eye Diseases You Should Know About

Rare Eye Diseases You Should Know About

In a previous post, we covered common eye diseases like macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and glaucoma. In this post, we look at three rare diseases of the eye: Retinitis pigmentosa, optic neuritis, and Stargardt’s disease.   Retinitis Pigmentosa   What it...
Common Eye Diseases You Should Be Aware Of

Common Eye Diseases You Should Be Aware Of

Eye diseases sound scary — and they absolutely can be. That’s why it’s so important to protect your vision by educating yourself about what types of eye diseases exist, to know your risk factors, and to get regular eye exams.  Here’s everything you need to know about...
Are Glasses and Contact Prescriptions the Same?

Are Glasses and Contact Prescriptions the Same?

Here’s everything you ever wanted to know to understand your glasses and contact lens prescriptions. If you wear both glasses and contact lenses, you might have wondered if your prescriptions are interchangable. Could you submit an eyeglass prescription to get a...