Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Message

Type the characters you see below
captcha

Category: Contact lenses

Is Orthokeratology Safe and Effective?
0

Is Orthokeratology Safe and Effective?

With today’s modern science and extensive use of top-of-the-line medical apparatus, there are many ways to revive impaired eyesight. Orthokeratology is one method of restoring normal vision. What exactly is this? Who are the patients who undergo this procedure? Definition Orthokeratology is more commonly known as Ortho-K. The main principle of this process is to […]

Contact Lenses can cause Corneal Neovascularization
0

Contact Lenses can cause Corneal Neovascularization

Yes ! Advances in the manufacture and properties of contact lenses mean that today wearers have three basic decisions to take:   How often to replace:   Daily Disposable – new lens used every time Disposable – lasting up to two weeks Frequently replaced – up to three months Traditional re-usable –replaced after 12 months […]

Children with Cataracts
0

Children with Cataracts

Cataracts are often associated with adults, especially the elderly. However, it is also possible for children to suffer from what is called a congenital cataract. Read on to learn more about this condition. Congenital Cataract A cataract is an eye disease that denotes cloudiness or opacity of the lens of the eye. The lens is […]

Myopia and Children
0

Myopia and Children

Studies show that more and more children are developing myopia or shortsightedness. In Singapore for instance, it is estimated that more than half of the children in the country develop the condition by the time they reach 12 years old. What is another astounding statistic in Singapore is that at a university level 96% of […]

Caring for Your Orthokeratology Contact lenses
4

Caring for Your Orthokeratology Contact lenses

Orthokeratology is an advanced and convenient way of improving your vision that involves the use of shaping lenses overnight. In order to maximize the benefits of this procedure and to avoid complications like eye irritations or infections, you must know how to properly handle, wear and care for your orthokeratology shaping lenses. Here are some […]

Risks in Wearing Contact Lenses
0

Risks in Wearing Contact Lenses

Wearing contact lenses is convenient. It makes you more mobile and it allows you to engage in more physical activities like sports. However, it also comes with concomitant risks. If you do decide to wear contact lenses, you should familiarize yourself with the risks that you might suffer from certain eye conditions. You should note […]