What are eye ‘refractive errors’ and how do you know you may have this condition?

Refractive errors occur when the shape of the eye prevents light from focusing directly on the retina. The length of the eyeball (longer or shorter), changes in the shape of the cornea, or aging of the lens can cause refractive errors. What is refraction? Refraction is the bending of light as it passes through one [...]

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What is Glaucoma and how do you know you may have it?

Glaucoma is a group of diseases that can damage the eye’s optic nerve and result in vision loss and blindness. It is usually associated with high pressure in the eye and affects side or peripheral vision. It is one of the main causes of blindness in the world. However, with early treatment, you can often [...]

By |2017-02-02T07:35:07+02:00February 2nd, 2017|Eye Disorders|0 Comments