Convergence Insufficiency and Its Effect on Children

Convergence insufficiency (also called convergence disorder) is a fairly common near vision issue characterized by the eyes’ reduced ability to turn towards each other, or sustain convergence. The disorder often causes double vision or blurred vision making reading or focusing on near objects difficult.

FDA Approves Short-Distance Vision Implant

The FDA recently approved a vision implant that corrects presbyopia, the inability to focus up close. Presbyopia is often referred to as the aging eye condition because it is a common type of vision disorder that occurs as you age.

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Eye Health Risks of Smoking

Eye Health Risks of Smoking

We’re all aware of the harmful effects that smoking can have on our bodies, but many people don’t realize the negative impact that smoking can have on our vision as well.

Vision Risk for Viagra Users

Researchers at the University of New South Wales in Australia have found Viagra may have long-lasting adverse affects on the vision of some users.

Women’s Eye Health & Safety Month

Prevent Blindness America named April Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month and for good reason. Did you know that more women suffer from eye health issues than men?