If you’re diagnosed with a refractive error during your eye examination, your eye doctor will give you a prescription. Ever wonder what the letters and numbers in the prescription mean? Today, we explain.
Night blindness, also known as nyctalopia, involves poor vision at night or in a dimly lit environment. This makes driving or any other activities done in such situations more difficult.
Vision Care Plus, your local provider of eyeglasses and contacts, discusses what you need to know about night blindness, including causes, treatment and prevention.
Together with IIS Aragon and Devices for Integral Visual Examination (DIVE) Medical, Chinese telecommunications company Huawei is working to create artificial intelligence (AI) technology that would detect and diagnose early signs of visual problems in children as young as six months old.
Blue light travels in shorter wavelengths and with higher energy than other types of light. Its main source is the sun, but can also be emitted by fluorescent lights, LED lights, flat screen LED TVs, smartphones, computer monitors and tablet screens.
While spring has many perks, like more hours of daylight and warmer weather, this season can be a nightmare if you have eye allergies. Pollen exposure can cause your eyes to burn, itch, water, swell or become red.
Contact lenses are an excellent alternative to eyeglasses. They are perfect for patients with an active lifestyle and for patients who do not like the look of glasses. However, patients should learn how to take care of their contact lenses correctly. To prevent serious eye infections, you must clean and disinfect your contact lenses exactly as directed by your eye doctor.
Contact lenses are designed to improve your vision and, in turn, your quality of life. When used improperly, however, they can bring discomfort or worse, eye infections. Today’s post from Vision Care Plus shares the signs of eye infection as a result of the improper use of contact lenses.
Myopia, also referred to as nearsightedness, is a common refractive error that’s often diagnosed during childhood. Currently, approximately 40% of the U.S. population is affected by this problem. Read on as Vision Care Plus, your provider of quality eye care services and products, talks about this condition in detail.