White Light and Its Impact On The Eyes

White Light and Its Impact On The Eyes

The eyes process different colors of light very differently, particularly when it is dark in the environment. In most situations, the light is a variant of white light – either from the sun, lights indoors, or digital devices. However, there are also instances in...
Is a Retinal Detachment an Emergency?

Is a Retinal Detachment an Emergency?

While most eye conditions are not considered emergencies, one of the ones that are considered emergent is a retinal detachment. Since a retinal detachment can progress to permanent vision loss quickly, it should be treated as soon as possible and may require emergent...
What is Myopia or Nearsightedness?

What is Myopia or Nearsightedness?

Myopia, also known as nearsightedness, is a refractive condition in which an individual can see clearly at near but has blurred vision in the distance.   Who Can Have Myopia or Nearsightedness? Myopia can affect anyone from birth into old age. Most newborns will...