How Do Contact Lenses Work for Nearsightedness?

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Today you’re going to learn about how contact lenses work for nearsightedness (also known as myopia). If you’re reading this, you probably want to understand the mechanism behind contact lenses. They all look similar in size and structure, yet they can correct very different eye prescriptions. How is this possible? This article will help you … Read more

LASIK Eye Surgery for Myopia: The Ultimate Guide

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LASIK eye surgery has become a very common option for those who want to correct their vision. This procedure can correct myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness), presbyopia, and astigmatism. In this article, we will focus on LASIK eye surgery for myopia. We divided it into three main parts: things to consider before the procedure, what exactly … Read more

How to Stop Myopia Progression: The 7 Options Available Today

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Myopia is a common vision disorder, affecting approximately 1/3 of the US population and over 90% of the population in some East Asian countries. High amounts of myopia show an increased risk of more serious problems, such as retinal detachment, choroidal degeneration, cataracts, and glaucoma. Slowing the progression of myopia can benefit millions of people, … Read more