Orthokeratology (or Ortho-k) Ortho-k improves your vision while you sleep! Wear specially designed contact lens-like retainers while you sleep, remove when you get up, and you can see without glasses or contact lenses! Sounds too good to be true?  It is true!  These NON-SURGICAL retainers reshape the front surface of your eye – your cornea.…

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Children should go outside and play! Time spent outdoors between the ages of 3 to 8 1/2 years was inversely associated with the risk of developing myopia in children between the ages of 10 to 15 years old,” researchers found after examining data on some 2,833 children.  The findings were recently published in Investigative Ophthalmology &…

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In a recent Journal of the American Medical Association Ophthalmology publication, researchers found that seniors “with the highest UVB exposure, especially in the teenage and young adult years, had about a 30 percent lower risk for myopia lowest exposure.”  In addition, exposure to UVB “between the ages of 14 and 29 years was associated with…

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