Blog Posts in July, 2013

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  • Glaucoma: What it is and Who is At Risk

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 31-Jul-2013

    Glaucoma is the result of a buildup of pressure due to an abnormal flow of fluid in the eye. When the pressure rises inside the eye, it could result in damage to optic nerves. If the pressure is not regulated, loss of vision or permanent blindness may occur. There is no treatment to restore vision that is lost due to glaucoma, so prevention and treatment of the condition are crucial to avoid ...
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  • Vision and Headaches: How Different Types of Headaches Affect Your Vision

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 26-Jul-2013

    The optic nerve connects the eyes to the brain. This nerve sends signals from the eye to the brain. If vision is disrupted, it may result in eye pain or headaches. Eye aches/Eye pain -- Pressure in the head is a common source of eye pain. Chronic sinusitis is one condition that causes a buildup of pressure in the face and head, resulting in eye pain. Headaches are another common cause of eye pain. ...
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  • Tips for Summer Eye Health

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 16-Jul-2013

    Summertime is here! When you’re out having fun in the sun, be sure to protect your eyes. Whether you’re sweating in the summer heat or keeping cool in the pool, here are a few tips to protect your eyes' health this summer. Tips to protect your eyes from the sun The sun emits powerful UVA and UVB rays, which are commonly associated with skin conditions, melanoma and even immune ...
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  • Key-Whitman Changes Lives: Patient Testimonials

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 10-Jul-2013

    Nothing satisfies us more than knowing our patients feel well cared-for and leave our office pleased with their experience at Key-Whitman. We are constantly striving to give our patients the best experience possible, from a short wait time at our office, to satisfying results from laser eye surgery. Our patients regularly leave us positive feedback about their time spent with us, sharing how ...
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  • Differences Between Nearsightedness and Farsightedness

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 9-Jul-2013

    Refractive errors are the most common cause of poor vision and a need for vision correction. Nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism are all types of refractive errors. Astigmatism is an uneven curvature of the cornea and lens of the eye, which results in poor vision. Nearsightedness (myopia) and farsightedness (hyperopia) are also related to the shape of the eye. How nearsightedness and ...
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