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Ortho-k is a medical revolution that helps treat refractive eye issues like myopia. The treatment involves using unique contact lenses overnight while you sleep. To receive the benefits of ortho-k, you must wear the contacts every night. It works by reshaping your cornea to enable you to see when you remove them during the day. The effects of the treatment are temporary, so you must wear the lenses consistently every night.
Dry eye can be chronic or temporary. Environmental factors often cause temporary dry eyes. You may experience symptoms after being in an arid environment or wearing contact lenses for a long time. Chronic dry eye most times occurs due to an underlying condition.
Aging is the most common cause of cataract development. Growing older makes the eye lens gradually become cloudy and lose clarity. You may begin considering cataract surgery when your quality of life gets affected. Once your doctor recommends surgery, there are a few things you need to know and do to ensure you get your desired outcome. Read on to learn more.