RetinoblastomaRetinoblastoma is a rare form of cancer that develops on the Retina, during the early childhood years. The most common sign of Retinoblastoma is the white reflections in the eyes of children's photos. With early diagnosis and treatment this condition can often be cured.
One out of 80 children suffering from a form of eye disease will reflect a white glow in at least one of their eyes when using flash photography. Of those afflicted however, more than 80% can complete a full recovery.
Children have always been encouraged to play outdoors for good general health, but could this activity actually protect them from becoming short-sighted?
When it comes to myopia control, the good news is that there’s now a number of options to prevent or slow down shortsightedness. Clinical studies on both ortho-k and NaturalVue contact lenses are impressive – but which is best?
March 10th -16th is World Glaucoma Week. The problem with glaucoma is that you don’t feel anything. You don’t even notice anything wrong with your vision until 60% of it is permanently lost.