Understanding LASIK Surgery

LASIK surgery is a popular procedure currently being used to help people correct their vision problems. The refractive surgical procedure involve the use of special lasers capable of changing the shape of the cornea in the eye to improve eyesight by correcting vision problems such as far-sightedness, near-sightedness and astigmatism. The advantage of this procedure […]

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FDA to Oversee LASIK Procedure Results

The Food and Drug Administration, along with the Defense Department and the National Eye Institute, has recently announced that it will be looking more closely into LASIK surgery and procedures amid certain reports regarding safety and its effectiveness. FDA says that it will be launching a three-year study to determine the number of patients who […]

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What Is Optic Neuritis

Optic neuritis is an inflammation of the optic nerve, numerous nerve fibers found in the eye that transmits visual signals to the brain. It usually develops as a result of an autoimmune disorder triggered by a viral infection. That is why optic neuritis can sometimes be an indication of multiple sclerosis in some people. Optic […]

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