Monthly Archives: March 2012

Extreme Sports & Contact Lenses

Replacemycontacts/ March 6, 2012/ Lens Care/

  Contact lenses offer substantial advantages over glasses when playing sports, such as larger field of view and unaltered by bad weather. In addition, with contact sports, such as football, both the player and opponents are safer if glasses are not involved. Balance is the prime consideration when playing most sports, and wearing soft contact lenses offers consistent vision despite

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Ocular Migraines: What They Are & How to Treat Them

Replacemycontacts/ March 6, 2012/ Eye Health/

  Optical migraines, also called ocular migraines, are a condition where the sufferer experiences visual disturbances, and if you’ve ever experienced one, the episode can be quite unsettling. Some symptoms that are often associated with optical migraines are: ·       Visual impairment, such as loss of peripheral vision, in one or both eyes ·       Visual ‘hallucinations’, like spinning colors or flashing

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