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An Eye Surgeon Can Help You Manage Symptoms of Post-LASIK Dry Eye

Your Eye Surgeon Can Help You Manage Dry Eye Post-LASIK Treatment

LASIK surgery involves reshaping and altering the curvature of the cornea to improve vision, but in doing so, the procedure can also affect the tear film and tear production. It’s not something to be alarmed about, however, as it’s relatively mild and considered as a common side effect of the surgery. In fact, according to experts, as many as eight out of ten LASIK patients experience dry eye symptoms in the following weeks.

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A Qualified Eye Doctor in London Can Help You Avoid Eyesight Problems

Corneal Dystrophy Explained: Why You Should Not Hesitate to Visit an Eye Doctor

Recent statistics reveal that over 1.7 million people in England are either blind or partially sighted. This population is expected to quadruple in the next 40 years if nothing is done to treat the various conditions that are fuelling its growth. One of these is corneal dystrophy, a disorder characterised by the development of excess tissues in the cornea. Considered hereditary, the chances of people, whose families have no known history of this disorder, to acquire it is quite slim. But for those who are likely to experience corneal dystrophy, understanding how this disorder works is a top priority when seeking treatment.

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Exercise: Good for Eye Health

 

We all know exercise is an important part of leading a healthy lifestyle and keeping our bodies fit and well, but did you know exercise can also help keep your eyes healthy too.

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An Eye Specialist Recommends Getting Your Child Treated for Squint

Eye Specialist: Why Parents Should Not Leave Their Child’s Squint Untreated

 

Squint or strabismus is a common condition that usually occurs in young children before they reach preschool age. According to Patient, an online health platform, it affects about 1 in 20 children in the U.K. A squint develops when the child’s eye muscles don’t work together properly in a way that prevents the eyes from looking in the same direction. One eye may look straight ahead, while the other could point inwards, outwards, upwards or downwards.

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Head to a Local Eye Clinic If You Need Help Identifying Your Condition

Eye Allergies or Dry Eye Syndrome? A Visit to Your Eye Clinic Can Clear Things Up

 

 

Dry eyes and ocular allergies are two of the most commonly experienced eye-related problems today, apart from those that can be corrected with glasses or contact lenses. Yet, despite the differences between the two, it is quite easy to mistake one for the other as the symptoms of each may be similar. What you thought was a simple case of allergies might actually be dry eye syndrome.

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treating seasonal eye allergy

New Year: New Eyes

 

January is a time where people tend to make resolutions to maybe lose weight, stop smoking, etc. but some people will be finally making the resolution to get their vision corrected by more than just glasses or contact lenses. Of course, any kind of vision correction requires a detailed and thorough consultation by an eye clinic and ophthalmologist to check suitability, but here we will look at the 3 most common types of vision correction.

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Eye Drops, Eye Patches, and More: Recovering from Cataracts Surgery

What You Need to Know – and Do – While Recovering from Cataracts Surgery

When you’ve invested a lot of time and resources into having cataracts surgery, you’ll want to make the most out of what it can give you. This involves taking good care of yourself after the fact, preventing complications and pulling yourself farther along the road to improved vision.

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