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Why am I having difficulty adjusting to my new glasses?

newglasses Why am I having Difficulty Adjusting to My New Glasses? Eye doctors typically pride themselves on being able to improve someone’s vision through either glasses or contact lens prescriptions. Whether it’s a first time glasses wearer, or someone having either a small or large change in their prescription, we like...
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Are my reading glasses making my eyes worse?

presbyopia2 Are my reading glasses making my eyes worse? Short answer- NoAlthough we don’t know the exact mechanism by which humans have a decreased ability to focus up close as we get older (a process called presbyopia), the fact remains that it will happen to all of us.The leading theory of...
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Guest — Paul Roddick

I see worse after, fact.

I strongly disagree with this conclusion. I recently started wearing reading glasses. I sit here using my computer at a reading d... Read More
Friday, 29 March 2019 11:36
Dr. Wnorowski

worse after wearing

An important thing you didn't mention, your age. From your description of your problem I'm going to guess somewhere between 45 an... Read More
Friday, 29 March 2019 12:26
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Top 4 reasons you need your eyes checked more frequently as you get older.

exam Top 4 reasons you need your eyes checked more frequently as you get older. The American Academy of Ophthalmology has recommendations for how often adults need to get their eyes examined.  The recommendations vary according to the level of risk you have for eye disease.For people who are not at elevated...
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4th of July, be safe out there

FireworksFireworks Eye Injuries Have More Than Doubled in Recent Years Fireworks sales will be blazing across the country from now through the Fourth of July. As retailers begin their promotions, Shore Eye Associates joins the American Academy of Ophthalmology in shining a light on this explosive fact: the number of eye...
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Is there anything I can do to stop getting more nearsighted?

nearsighted Is there anything I can do to stop getting more nearsighted? I recently received a text message from an out of state relative asking if he should have his college aged daughter put in progressive lenses to help retard her progression of her near-sightedness.  I told them that there wasn’t good...
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