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Blocked Tear Ducts: Causes in Adults-Topic Overview

In adults,blocked tear ducts,which cause tears to build up in the eyes,may be caused by one or more conditions. They include: Thickening of the tear duct lining. The tear ducts may become narrow due to thickening,swelling,or inflammation of their lining. This is called primary acquired nasolacrimal

Sunglasses - How to Choose the Best

There is such a great selection of styles and different price categories of sunglasses that it is sometimes difficult to decide what the best choice for us is. It is such a challenge to find the appropriate glasses that will make you feel beautiful and elegant and at the same time will be functional

Why Your Baby Needs an Eye Exam

The American Optometric Association (AOA) encourages parents to include a trip to the optometrist in the list of well-baby check-ups. Here is what to expect.

What Are Bifocal & Trifocal Glasses?

Bifocal and trifocal glasses are spectacles that help with presbyopia, a reading vision correction that occurs is people around the age of 40. Bifocal and trifocal lenses allow you to see both in the distance and up close with one pair of glasses.

How Transition Lenses Are Made

Transition lenses are photochromic optical lenses that darken when exposed to ultraviolet light. Originally it was only available in a heavy glass lens, but in 1990, lens manufacturer Transition Optical began making the lenses out of a thinner, lighter plastic material.Transition lenses...

Natural Eyesight Improvement - Better Vision Tips

Many people think that the only way to improve vision is the use of contact lenses and glasses. There is another way to improve vision, with eye surgery. But, there are complications that can arise from the use of eye surgery. The amount of money needed to improve the eye surgery is expensive and no

Prescription Colored Contacts Can Promote Harmless Deception and Flattery

If you want to know if there is such a thing as a harmless deception, the answer is yes. Depending on your intention, deception can become a harmless motive. If your eyes can deceive people through the use of prescription colored contacts without meaning it, then that sure is a harmless deception. O

Reading at the Beach? Don't Forget Your Reading Sunglasses

Is there anything more relaxing than spending a day at the beach with a really good book? A lazy day at the beach is the ideal time to catch up on some reading, but if you do not take the proper steps to protect your eyes, you could be facing some problems with your vision later on in life. One good

Caring For Bifocal Reading Glasses

We rely on our sense of sight for practically everything. If you’re at the point where you’re starting to need glasses, or if you have a child who is starting to need them, the following tips on care and cleaning for your eyeglasses will come in handy.

Duane syndrome

Important It is possible that the main title of the report Duane Syndrome is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report. ...

Easy Way to Insert Contacts

Whether you're a first-time user of contact lenses or you've been using them for years, you probably know that putting in contacts can be time-consuming and tricky. Just one slip and a poke of the eye can cause minor irritation. By taking it slow and knowing what you're doing, you can easily insert

How to Buy Your Ideal Contacts

As for contacts wearers, their greatest dream is to buy the best lenses in the market. However, buying the best lenses is not an easy job and they should do many work. Here are some advices about how to select such lenses.

Signs That You May Have Glaucoma

The biggest problem with glaucoma isn't the fact that it eventually causes blindness. It's that glaucoma is so hard to detect. Most people who have glaucoma don't even realize that they have it until it's too late to do anything about it.