Sports Vision Tests

Sports vision tests can help athletes determine how well their eyes perform, beyond a basic ability to see letters and objects clearly on a standard eye chart. Many sports vision skills can be addressed to improve athletic performance, such as: Hand-eye coordination, which helps athletes — including baseball players at bat — anticipate and hit a.. read more →

Learning-Related Vision Problems

Vision and learning are intimately related. In fact, experts say that roughly 80 percent of what a child learns in school is information that is presented visually. So good vision is essential for students of all ages to reach their full academic potential. When children have difficulty in school — from learning to read to.. read more →

New Laser Will Change Your Eye Color

  Have you ever wanted blue eyes? If so, you may soon be able to buy them! A laser is being perfected to change brown eyes to blue. Brown eyes are heavily pigmented versions of blue eyes. In approximately 30 seconds the new low energy laser disrupts this layer of pigment, causing the body to.. read more →

The Twitch

The Twitch Eye twitching and eyelid spasms are fairly common. Usually only the bottom lid of one eye is involved, but the top eyelid also can twitch. Most eye twitches last a short time, while others can last weeks or even months. Eye twitches can be causes by many different things, like: stress, tiredness, eyestrain,.. read more →

Crying Over Onions

      Crying Over Onions     Unless you avoid cooking at all costs, you’ve probably experienced the burning sensation that you get from the vapors of an onion. An onion is made up of 3 layers, the tunic (outer leaves), the scales (the edible part) and the basal plate (the root). When you.. read more →

Sharp Vision at Every Age

[top]   Keep Your Sight Sharp at Every Age     Just like the rest of our bodies, our eyes have different needs as we age. That’s why it’s important to know which vision changes are a normal part of aging, and when something more serious may need the attention of an eye doctor. Find.. read more →