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A Glasses Story

I became near-sighted at a very young age. Vaguely, I have an almost memory (or an echo of a memory) of what it felt like to be able to see without having to wear glasses. 1,431 more words

Writing

It's A Miracle!

It’s a miracle of modern technology and medicine.  See the picture below.

This is me.  I now look like this all day while I’m awake.  Please notice that I am not wearing glasses.   990 more words

Culture

Me and My Myopicness

myopic

adjective; nearsighted. lacking imagination, foresight, or intellectual insight

Start the dishwasher. Start the laundry. Make the bed. Unload the dishwasher. Put the laundry in the dryer. 359 more words

Yes, You Can Inherit Your Parents' Nearsightedness

Nearsightedness is a condition where the focus of the rays of light land in front of the retina due to an elongated eyeball. People with nearsightedness have blurred vision for far. 286 more words

Blurry Vision

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.  824 more words

Blog

Technology and Young Eyes - Go Outdoors!

Maybe you worry about your children spending so much time in front of computer screens that it has a detrimental effect on their vision. The ready availability of technology may make the children of today faster at configuring a new smartphone, but does all of that screen time affect the development of their vision? 170 more words

Technology

Myopia Guide


Do you know what exactly myopia is? Although most people know it as Nearsightedness Myopia is the real medical name. However, Myopia is causing troubles looking to object who have been situated far away from you. 83 more words