How To Improve Night Driving, With Tips On Glasses And Lenses

If you are an older driver, what can you do to keep yourself and loved ones safe on the road at night? First, assess your ability to drive safely. Also take these steps: Make sure you visit an eye care professional at least once every two years, or even more frequently if you have [...]

By |2019-10-08T20:50:48+02:00November 27th, 2017|Eye Care, General News|0 Comments

Reading glasses. Are they really a good option?

When you reach the point of not being able to read up close without stretching your arms to the limit, you may need to consider single-vision reading glasses. Reading glasses come in two main styles: Full frames, in which the entire lens is made in the reading prescription "Half-eyes," which are the smaller "Ben [...]

By |2019-10-08T20:50:48+02:00November 20th, 2017|Eye Care, General News|0 Comments

Eyes over 40 | Presbyopia

What Causes Presbyopia? Presbyopia is caused by an age-related process. This differs from astigmatism, nearsightedness and farsightedness, which are related to the shape of the eyeball and are caused by genetic and environmental factors. Presbyopia generally is believed to stem from a gradual thickening and loss of flexibility of the natural lens inside your [...]

By |2019-10-08T20:50:48+02:00November 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Eyes over 40 | Presbyopia

Presbyopia is the normal loss of near focusing ability that occurs with age. Most people begin to notice the effects of presbyopia sometime after age 40, when they start having trouble seeing small print clearly — including text messages on their phone. You can't escape presbyopia, even if you've never had a vision problem [...]

By |2019-10-08T20:50:48+02:00November 6th, 2017|Eye Disorders, General News|0 Comments