Infographic: 10 Health Problems Your Eyes Could Be Showing Signs Of
Eye exams can detect more than just vision problems. Find out what your eyes are saying about your health...
How Drug-Resistant Bacteria Travel from the Farm to Your Table
Antibiotic-resistant bacteria from livestock pose a deadly risk to people. But the farm lobby won't let scientists track the danger
Eye Health Tips
National Eye Institute, NIH, is dedicated to vision research that saves sight & reduces visual impairment & blindness.
Five Vision Myths
Just because something is a common belief doesn’t make it true. A lot of things you have probably heard about your vision turn out to be false. Here are five common myths that have no basis in science
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
How Do Magic Eye Pictures Work?
Magic Eye's granddaddy was the random dot stereogram invented by neuroscientist and psychologist Bela Julesz in 1959 to test people’s ability to see in 3D. Julesz would generate one image of uniform, randomly distributed dots. Then, he’d select a circular area of dots within the image and shift that area slightly in a second image. Someone viewing the two pictures side by side perceive a circle floating above the background, even though the random dots had no depth cues. This supported his idea that
What Is the Difference Between an Ophthalmic Surgeon and an Oculoplastic Surgeon?
The terms “ophthalmic surgeon” and “oculoplastic surgeon” are similar, and for the layperson, the terminology can be perplexing. The team at Los Angeles area Eyesthetica understands where confusion can arise, and we want our patients to understand the difference between these terms and exactly what our doctors do. Read on for an explanation. What These Doctors Have …
How Cost Effective is LASIK Surgery?
Baton Rouge LASIK surgeons explore the cost effectiveness of LASIK for Baton Rouge patients.
How to Clean Eyeglasses
It's easy to clean your glasses. This article will show you how to do so. Rinse the lenses under warm running water.
Why Is There Gunk in My Eye?
Discharge is your eye's way of telling you something's up. From sleep to serious conditions, here's what to look for and what it might mean.