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Is Optomap® Better Than Dilation?

Clarity Vision - July 5, 2022

When you schedule your annual eye exam, you can expect to go through several tests. Most of the tests are simple and comfortable. Eye doctors at Clarity Vision conduct a thorough examination to ensure that your vision is good and your eyes are healthy. But there is a test that most people would rather avoid—eye dilation. 

How Can I Protect My Eyes in Summer?

Clarity Vision​​​​​​​ - June 15, 2022

Summer can be an obstacle course for your eyes. Chemicals in your swimming pool, UV rays from the sun, and grit can damage the delicate tissues in your eyes. If you want to have fun during the summer season, you need to take specific steps to protect your eyes. 

How Do You Properly Clean Contact Lenses?

Clarity Vision​​​​​​​ - June 13, 2022

Taking good care of your contact lenses will help ensure that you enjoy good vision and protect your eye health. Hygiene is a vital factor in avoiding infections and other issues that can impact long-term vision. It is essential to clean and disinfect the lenses after removing them and before putting them in. 

How Can I Delay My Cataract Progression?

Clarity Vision​​​​​​​ - June 13, 2022

Cataracts are the most common cause of permanent vision loss in the United States. Unfortunately, there is no cure for them, but there are some things you can do to slow down their progression. 

What Causes Keratoconus to Get Worse?

Clarity Vision​​​​​​​ - June 6, 2022

Apart from protection, the cornea also focuses light on the eye. Keratoconus causes it to thin in its center and lower parts. It can lead to scarring and swelling. As a result, the changes can result in vision problems like astigmatism and myopia.

Is Dry Eye a Serious Condition?

Clarity Vision​​​​​​​ - June 6, 2022

Dry eye is a condition that affects millions of people, occurring when the tears do not adequately lubricate the eyes. There are two main ways that dry eye can occur. Either the tear film is of poor quality or there are not enough tears produced. Dry eyes can cause damage to the surface of the cornea and result in worsening vision if untreated.

Shopping for Contacts Online: How-to Guide and Where to Shop

Clarity Vision - June 1, 2022

There is a lot of convenience in being able to buy your contact lenses online. You only need to have your prescription, and you can get your contacts from an online shop. Online contact lens shops offer generic and brand prescription contact lenses. A prescription will have information indicating a suitable lens with the brand. 

How Do You Treat Aging Eyes?

Clarity Vision​​​​​​​ - May 16, 2022

As you age, it is common to experience changes in your vision and eye health. Studies show that more than a quarter of all Americans over 40 experience age-related loss of vision. Aging eyes can impact your daily routine and result in other issues too. There is growing evidence that eyesight issues can lead to cognitive decline, anxiety, and depression.

5 Easy Ways to Keep Eyes Healthy

Clarity Vision​​​​​​​ - May 11, 2022

Your eyes can affect your health if you do not care for them. Your eyesight can worsen due to pollution, stress, age, and eating an unhealthy diet. While there are factors we have no control over, such as aging, there are several measures you can take to keep your eyes healthy.

Tips to Prevent Vision Loss

Clarity Vision - May 10, 2022

Your eyes are one of the most important parts of your body. Therefore, you need to do everything possible to keep them healthy and maintain your independence. You want to ensure that your vision is perfect. You use your eyes to complete a wide range of daily tasks. If you fail to take care of your eyes, the quality of your vision will likely decline. Fortunately, you can take several steps to prevent vision loss. Some of these include:

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