In recent months, there has been an outbreak of Pseudomonas aeruginosa, a drug-resistant bacterium linked to certain eye drops, that has caused concern and confusion among the public. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the outbreak has infected at least 68 people in 16 states. In response, several eye drop products […]
LASIK fear is among the most common reasons that people shy away from the procedure. And among the most common LASIK fears, three show up more than any others among those considering the procedure. LASIK Fear #1 – Fear of being awake during surgery Perhaps the most common LASIK fear is the fear of being […]
The thought of having a laser pointed at your eye can make LASIK seem like a scary procedure for many people. The reality is, laser eye surgery is an easy and safe FDA-approved procedure. There are many misconceptions about LASIK, including what to expect on surgery day, LASIK cost, recovery time and much more. Below are […]
A majority of people never have a LASIK complication, but you might have wondered what risks this procedure carries. Here are some of the most common possible risks of LASIK. It’s important to discuss these risks with your LASIK eye surgeon or optometrist before your procedure. Remember, most patients don’t experience LASIK complications, but with […]
If you suffer from vision problems, you have probably longed for the ability to see without the aid of glasses or contacts. To wake up and get out of bed without reaching for your glasses, to see the alarm clock without squinting, to go for a run without glasses slipping down your nose—this would be […]
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