Nov 15, 2013
Can LASIK Correct High Prescriptions?

Many eye care patients think that they are not candidates for LASIK because they have high prescriptions. In the past, this was a real problem—LASIK in its early years was not well equipped to help those with severely restricted vision. However, as technology has improved, this limitation has been overcome.

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Nov 13, 2013
LASIK and Sports: How Quick Is the Recovery Period?

Most people can play sports just a few days after the LASIK procedure. The visual reward that people experience after first hitting a tennis ball or baseball, kicking a soccer ball, or shooting a basketball with acute vision is one of the immediate and rewarding benefits of combining LASIK and sports.

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Nov 11, 2013
Halos Are a Thing of the Past after LASIK Vision Correction

Night vision disturbances such as halos and starbursts are a common problem for people. In fact, almost half of all nearsighted people experience some form of halos. The next time you’re out at night, stare up at a traffic light or a passing car’s headlights. Chances are you’ll see a halo or starburst emanating from the light.

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Nov 04, 2013
What is the Ideal LASIK Age?

LASIK is known to be an incredible, life-changing procedure. However, many eye care patients assume that there is an ideal LASIK age and that their ages prevent them from being candidates. Dr. Avi Wallerstein, co-founder of LASIK MD, explains that LASIK is actually available for anyone aged 18 or older.

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Oct 07, 2013
Animal Eyes: The Five Coolest Sets

Animal eyes compare favourably to human eyes in many respects. For instance, certain animals’ eyes possess special characteristics that allow them to see things in the natural world that humans could only dream of seeing. Here is a list of five animals with some of the coolest and most highly specialized sets of eyes in the animal kingdom.

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