Aug 06, 2013
Sharks Found to Have Human-like Vision

The majority of fish have eyes similar to those of mammals and birds, but how certain groups of fish—like sharks—use this vision has often puzzled scientists.

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Jul 15, 2013
LASIK Side Effects: Will I Get Dry Eyes?

A LASIK procedure can be freeing and life changing. However, many people worry about LASIK side effects, particularly lasting dry eyes. While the procedure will make every patient’s eyes somewhat dryer afterwards, it’s only temporary.

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Jul 10, 2013
Common Vision Problems Can Be Corrected

The frustration associated with eyeglasses and endless contact lens purchases affects millions of North Americans. But finding a viable long-term solution for common vision problems including farsightedness (hyperopia), nearsightedness (myopia), or astigmatism isn’t as difficult as you think.

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Jun 04, 2013
A bird’s eye view: How does human eyesight compare to an eagle’s?

Humans and birds of prey—like eagles—have something in common: they’re both creatures that rely on eyesight in their daily lives. While humans have adapted to depend on our other senses, our strong eyesight has helped us in a big way, evolutionarily-speaking. In this blog post, we examine the strength of eagle eyes, pitting man versus beast, establishing how human eyesight measures up to eagles’.

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Jun 03, 2013
A guide to the different tints in sunglasses

When it comes to eye health, there are few things that are as simple, yet as beneficial as wearing sunglasses. They protect you from harmful UVA and UVB rays which can lead to eye problems down the road.When it comes to buying sunglasses, your choices are endless. We’ll pass on trying to give you style tips, instead we’ll focus on different types of tinted lenses to try and help you figure out which shade is your best option based on your activities.

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