Eyesight Getting Worse? How Vision Changes as We Age

Eyesight Getting Worse? How Vision Changes as We Age

Right now, your vision is the best it’ll ever be. Unless you make some sort of surgical change, your eyes are going to get worse with time, not better. The good news is, your eyesight getting worse is normal, and the bad news is, you can’t necessarily stop...
Glasses Vs. Contacts: Which Are Right For You?

Glasses Vs. Contacts: Which Are Right For You?

61% of the American population relies on corrective lenses to see. That’s up 4% from over a decade ago. The growing population of glasses and contact wearers is not only made up of the elderly, either.¬† 20 percent of millennials use corrective lenses, too. If...
Diagnosed With Macular Degeneration? What Happens Next

Diagnosed With Macular Degeneration? What Happens Next

There are certain things we all expect to happen as we get older: more aches and pains, hearing loss, and poor vision. In some cases, though, that vision loss is more severe due to more specific conditions. Macular degeneration, in particular, is the leading cause of...
Near or Far: What Does 20 40 Vision Mean?

Near or Far: What Does 20 40 Vision Mean?

They say hindsight is 20/20, but what is 20/40? If you’re amongst the two out of three Americans who use vision correction in some way, you may be familiar with these kinds of ratios. Or, you may be completely unfamiliar, especially if you’ve never looked...