The LASIK Blog

© John Angerson  -London Eyes Clinic, London 2008

Treatment For Breast Cancer May Spur Vision Problems

September 6th, 2011

New studies report that breast cancer treatments may have visual side effects. Whenever we become sick or fall ill to the latest string of a flu or virus, it is only natural for us to turn to our helpful medications …

 
 
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Cosmetic Safety: Are Eyelash Lengtheners Safe For Your Eyes?

August 25th, 2011

How do eyelash growth products such as Latisse affect the eyes? While your eyes play a large role in your overall appearance and looks, they also greatly influence the way that people view you as a person―Do your eyes give …

 
 
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Vision Tests May Help Detect Early Signs of Alzheimer’s

July 26th, 2011

New study shows that Alzheimer’s may be detected through certain eye tests. Losing the crisp, clean abilities of vision is a natural part of getting older. As we age, some people may find that their prescription may change, they may …

 
 
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Senior Eye Care: Is Your Vision Affecting Your Driving?

July 21st, 2011

Tips for maintaining healthy vision and a safe driving record for seniors. As you grow older (and wiser, of course), you may find that you no longer have the abilities and facility that you may have had when you were …

 
 
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Protect Your Eyes from Fireworks this 4th of July

June 30th, 2011

Be aware of the many eye injuries that can be caused by fireworks on 4th of July.   Fourth of July is a fun time for the whole family: Enjoying a delicious backyard BBQ with friends and family, taking a …

 
 

True or False: Debunking Common Vision Myths

June 28th, 2011

Facts about the vision myths and rumors you’ve been hearing since childhood. Do you remember all of the crazy things your parents used to tell you in order to get you to behave? “You better stop making that funny expression …

 
 

Tree Decorating & Eye Safety Tips

December 1st, 2008

Its hard to believe the Holiday Season has officially begun.  With better than expected numbers on Black Friday, we are hopeful for a rebound in the economy.  The Holiday Season can be fun, but it can also be hazardous for …

 
 

November is Diabetes Awareness Month

November 4th, 2008

Diabetes is becoming an epidemic because of the obesity crisis in the United States. In fact, 17 million Americans suffer from diabetes. Of these people, one-third are unaware that they have the disease. With a dilated, comprehensive eye examination, an …

 
 

Keeping an eye on safety can make Halloween less scary.

October 16th, 2008

On Halloween, an assortment of ballerinas, clowns, ghosts, and other goblins will have their eyes on just one thing, candy. Roaming dimly lit neighborhoods is part of the fun for children in pursuit of treats, but it can also be …