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Eye floaters are small grey or black specks that drift across the field of vision. The specks contain a gel-like substance (vitreous) and can take on various shapes or sizes. The blurred dots are most noticeable when an individual is looking at a blank background.
Your child’s precious eyes need regular care for their healthy development. Vision problems can affect how your child learns, behaves, and feels. That is why you should take your child to an eye doctor at least once a year. A pediatric eye exam thoroughly checks your child’s eye health and vision. It can find and treat vision problems or diseases that may lead to permanent vision loss.
Myopia or shortsightedness is a prevalent visual concern. It occurs when the image of a distant object gets focused at a point in front of the retina, the light-sensitive tissue layer lining the side and back of your eye—forming a blurred image.
Contact lenses are an effective and safe way to correct your vision without prescription glasses. Caring for them is beneficial to their functionality and longevity. It also ensures the well-being of your eyes. Keeping contacts clean depends on the type that you are using. Conventional lenses require the most care, while disposable ones need less.
Your eyes consist of tear films of water, mucus, and oils making up the tears. Together they create a film in the fluid membrane that assists your vision and prevents dry eye. Tear glands are responsible for tear production, and the imbalance in this process leads to this condition.
Are you looking for eyeglasses and do not know how to pick a fitting pair for your face? If so, you have come to the right place. There are some things you need to consider when picking new eyeglasses. Begin by looking at your current eyeglasses. If you like their look but require replacement, you may settle for the same model and frames. But if you want to try different frame shapes, here is what you need to do.