Scleral contacts are noticeably larger than standard gas permeable (GP) contacts and have a diameter equal to or greater than that of soft contact lenses. The smallest sclerals are approximately 14.5 mm in diameter, and the largest can be up to 24 mm. Large-diameter scleral and semi-scleral GP lenses rest on the sclera and vault … Continue reading Scleral Contact Lens
Keratoconus is a progressive eye disease in which the normally round cornea thins and begins to bulge into ane-like shape.
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Set a kitchen timer or a smart device timer to remind them. Alternate reading an e-book with a real book and encourage kids to look up and out the window every two chapters. After completing a level in a video game, look out the window for 20 seconds. Pre-mark books with a paperclip every few … Continue reading Is Too Much Screen Time Harming Children’s Vision?
Long-term exposure to the sun without proper protection can increase the risk of eye disease, including cataract, macular degeneration, growths on the eye, and a rare form of eye cancer. Even short-term exposure can damage the eyes. Sun reflecting off the water can cause a painful sunburn on the front part of the eye, called photokeratitis. It causes redness, blurry vision, … Continue reading Sunglasses can help perserve vision
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