... vision and should visit a eye doctor. My dad needed glasses after 50 and mom after 55. My brother is one year older and does not wear glasses. ... (0 replies)
... the afternoons. I have to focus my eye, like make it almost half closed so that I can get a clearer sight. I am in the computer all day because of my work and it is very distracting because I loose focus in what I am doing. ... (0 replies)
... Myopia is commonly detected by reading a Snellen eye chart from a distance of 20 feet. ... (5 replies)
... Sometimes admitting that you have trouble counting fingers is embarrasing! ... (38 replies)
... the blurred vision is clearing up. I had the Toric Astigmatism Implants. ... (2 replies)
... of my retina in one eye is detached. The macula is still on. ... (1 replies)
... I'm just curious. I've long had bad eyes, and always see better with contacts than with glasses, but I have an injury on my cornea and have to be in glasses for at least a week while it hopefully heals.
That being said, I have no idea what my eyesight is on the 20/20 vision system. I can't see the big E on the chart at all, but anyone know a ballpark figure. The... (1 replies)
... well, here we are and i still have them. But this isn't what concerns me. ... (0 replies)
... If you don't mind, could you please update about what you have discovered with your scarring? ... (10 replies)
... You're all old enough for your eyes to have stopped growing; when you stop growing, your myopia stops worsening too. I'm fifteen and my myopia is over -10.00. I can't describe how scared I am to lose my sight. I love to draw and paint and read and I know that I'd probably attempt suicide if I lost my sight. Losing my sight...would kill me.
What worries me the most is that I... (19 replies)
... increase of prescription if wearing fulltime. As JodieJ said, you don't really get dependent on them per se, but you do have a reference point of how clear your vision is with the prescription on vs. ... (3 replies)
... You indicated glasses sometimes have to be adjusted because they hurt. What exactly is it that they "adjust" and what causes the pain? ... (15 replies)
... They're nice. I can definitely see more sharply than I can without them, and distance is much easier along with things that aren't even that far away like the computer. ... (15 replies)
... If you can see better with glasses, you made the right decision. It would be more useful if you could tell us what your prescription is, eg. ... (15 replies)
... There was about 20 months in between eye exams. ... (4 replies)
... m having a real problem seeing, so I went to the optometrist and she got really upset and then said the problem was that she can't make it any better. Ok, there is a comforting thought. What does that mean? ... (2 replies)
... I printed out an eyesight chart and hung it up and measured 20 foot away, since that's typically how far away you stand during a test from what I understand. ... (7 replies)
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... d here in awhile, but needed to ask a question. Last week I had a tumor removed from my brain and the visual defect that I had originally which the docs all say is related to the brain swelling, is worse after the surgery. ... (37 replies)
... Hellas, thank you so much for the reply. Thank you for the reassurance! I will try to have routine exams done!! So far I have been to three different eye docs and two of them said I may develop it in the future...and one of them did a test for it. I am going to a different eye doc for a second opinion just in case. Thanks again for the information and advice!!!
Risalee (6 replies)