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You Need Glasses Young Man - Who Me?

Not too long ago, I had an eye examination.  I like to make sure I’m seen at least every other year.  If for nothing else, I like to make sure no early stage of glaucoma is coming on.  2,097 more words


Sunlight May Reduce Risk of Nearsightedness

By Dr. Mercola Sunlight is good for you. Seriously good for you. In fact, a new study shows that people, teens in particular, who spend time outside basking in the sun have better vision later in life. 137 more words

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Put Your Glasses On And Look

When I was 12 years old I noticed I was having trouble seeing the writing on the blackboard in school. I always sat at the front of the class anyway so I didn’t know how long my vision had been declining.  825 more words


The Number Of Nearsighted People Keeps Growing

Myopia, or nearsightedness, is affecting people at record levels across the globe. Around half of the population in America and Europe has the condition, which is double the percentage from 50 years ago. 70 more words


What It’s Like Surfing When You’re Nearsighted, Pt. 2: Importance of Vision at Sea

Surfing with nearsightedness, or myopia, can put a learner at a disadvantage. Although it’s still entirely possible to learn and develop the skills, clear vision is important in dealing with the intricacies of the sport. 1,079 more words

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What It’s Like Surfing When You’re Nearsighted, Pt. 1: The Story

Surfing with nearsightedness can be annoying to downright desperate depending on your situation.

It’s bad enough to be a land lubber who crashes against things with your less than favorable eyesight, but it’s far worse when you’re trying to learn how to surf. 609 more words

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