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Myopia Control: What Options are Available?

A young girl receives glasses from her optician as a method to treat myopia progression

You may have heard of myopia before, or perhaps your child was diagnosed with this refractive error during their annual eye exam. Myopia is nearsightedness, meaning it causes distant vision to appear blurry. It can also increase your child’s risk of certain eye diseases later in life.  While myopia can’t be cured once it’s developed, […]

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Are Polarized Sunglasses Better For Your Eyes?

A man wearing polarized sunglasses while sitting in the sand on a beach.

Protecting your eyes from the sun is important. We depend on our sense of sight more than any other, and polarized sunglasses are a great investment if you want the best in eye protection. They’re ideal for reducing the sun’s glare while protecting your eyes from UV rays. If you spend a lot of time […]

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Myopia vs. Hyperopia: What’s the Difference?

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Myopia (nearsightedness) and hyperopia (farsightedness) are two common vision problems that cause blurry vision, resulting from an irregular eye shape that does not bend light correctly. Myopia makes far-away objects look blurry, while hyperopia makes nearby objects look blurry.  Myopia and hyperopia are refractive errors that can cause difficulties in daily life. Knowing the difference […]

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Does Laser Eye Surgery Hurt?

A young woman smiling and taking off her glasses since she no longer needs them

When you come in for your regular eye exam, you’ll likely hear of the variety of treatment options for people with refractive errors. Whether you’re nearsighted, farsighted, or have astigmatism, inevitably the idea of laser eye surgery comes up. Maybe you’re tired of remembering your glasses or find contact lenses uncomfortable, whatever the reason, laser […]

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