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CPC #14: TINNITUS, THE QUANTUM VIEW POINT – Dr. Jack Kruse. THE BLOG TAKE HOME: Tinnitus is commonly known as ringing in the ear of a person.


How to Read a Contact Lens Prescription: 12 Steps. Doctor of Optometry, Southern California College of Optometry This article was co-authored by Shaune Wallace, OD.

How to Read a Contact Lens Prescription: 12 Steps

Dr. Wallace is an Optometrist in Nevada with over 14 years of optometry experience. He received his OD from the Southern California College of Optometry in 2006 and is a member of the American Optometric Association. Co-authors: 9 Updated: March 29, 2019 Views: 320,789 Article SummaryX. Contact Lens Spectrum - CONTACT LENS CASE REPORTS. We believe that the contact lens industry is in general agreement with the following criteria related to soft lens fitting: 1) that optimum overall lens diameter (OAD) should be approximately 2.0mm to 2.50mm larger than the horizontal visible iris diameter (Figure 1); and 2) as a general rule, smaller-diameter corneas require lenses with less sagittal height compared to larger-diameter corneas (Figure 2).


Figure 1. Optimum soft lens diameter is most commonly between 2.0mm and 2.5mm larger than the horizontal visible iris diameter. Figure 2. Smaller-diameter corneas require lenses with less sagittal height; larger corneas require lenses with greater sagittal height. Changing Soft Contact Lens Sagittal Height Given those two fundamental fitting parameters, soft lens manufacturers in the early 1970s had two choices for creating lenses with varying sagittal heights.

DIY Eyeglass Prescriptions. “Trying on”the rimless(Click for bigger) I buy my glasses “off shore” and save a bundle.

DIY Eyeglass Prescriptions

My progressives are $64.95. And my “computer/iron sight” glasses are $34.95. And that’s with “bells and whistles” added such as rimless frames and the better polycarbonate (for impact resistance). Build your own retinoscope - Optician. The PDF for this article is currently unavailable.

Build your own retinoscope - Optician

As a young optometrist I was always bemused when watching my older colleagues use ancient retinoscopes which were often in a rather decrepit state. While I used my nice shiny instrument, they opted for devices that looked as though they would fall apart at any minute. Having now been qualified for 35-plus years, I now know why. Experience showed that when carrying out refractions, your retinoscopy was something that you came to rely on, and that you only felt really happy using your favourite instrument. My particular favourite was the American Optical 'Ful-Vue' spot retinoscope. Castor Oil To Dissolve Cataracts, Dry Eyes, Glaucoma And Other Eye Problems.

Last updated on 23 APR 2019 12.9k Shares Print Cataracts are the clouding and deterioration of the eye lens from age-related thickening which used to occur in older persons that may lead to blindness.

Castor Oil To Dissolve Cataracts, Dry Eyes, Glaucoma And Other Eye Problems

However, even younger people are now getting cataracts from what we now understand, is due to a faulty diet. Cataracts, as with any other degenerative conditions, are a result of free-radical or oxidative damage. Pinkeye: Fast, Easy and BEST Home Remedy - Healthy Home Economist. By Sarah Pope MGA | Affiliate linksPinkeye, also called conjunctivitis or madras eye, is an extremely contagious bacterial or viral infection.

Pinkeye: Fast, Easy and BEST Home Remedy - Healthy Home Economist

The illness involves the outermost layer of the eye and the inside surface of the eyelid. It is a common seasonal condition when pollen counts are high, allergies are running rampant, and immunity for most people is very low from moderate to severe vitamin D deficiency. This problem is compounded from being inside all winter out of the vitamin D producing rays of the sun. Symptoms of Pinkeye. 20/20 Vision: How to convert 20/20 based measure to Diopters. After-Swimming Ear-drops to Prevent Infections: 4 Steps. AdWords We use AdWords to deploy digital advertising on sites supported by AdWords.

After-Swimming Ear-drops to Prevent Infections: 4 Steps

Ads are based on both AdWords data and behavioral data that we collect while you’re on our sites. The data we collect may include pages you’ve visited, trials you’ve initiated, videos you’ve played, purchases you’ve made, and your IP address or device ID. How To Read Your Eyeglass Prescription - Make A Magical Salt Sock For Ear Infection Relief. How To Convert Your Contact Lens Prescription To Glasses Prescription - Need to convert your contact lens prescription to glasses?

How To Convert Your Contact Lens Prescription To Glasses Prescription -

It’s very simple to do. First note that below -3.50 diopters you don’t need to make any changes to the diopters between glasses and contact lenses. Contact Lenses. Improve Vision Naturally. We all hear the term 20/20 vision thrown about to mean anyone who has healthy eyesight.

Improve Vision Naturally

But what does it mean? And how does it convert to the lens prescription your optometrist gives you, measured in diopters? By the end of this article you’ll be an expert on the definition and understanding of 20/20 eyesight. Bates Method teachers world-wide. Traditional Bates Method teachers As of 2016 I offer a 5-day continuation training to vision educators to increase their knowledge and understanding of the Traditional Bates Method. Teachers who have taken this training are endorsed by me because I know they can help you effectively on your path to clarity. The following are the teachers currently trained in the Traditional Bates Method.

Western USA and Hawaii Central USA TBM Mimi Shekoski, Ph.D., Chicago, IL (TBM explanation) TBM Carla Berg, Northwest Arkansas (TBM explanation) Melissa Moody, Austin, TX Eastern USA Nancy Neff, Fishkill, NY. Canada Summer Bozohora, Natural Vision Improvement Centre, Edmonton, Alberta TBM Dale Goddard, Olds, Alberta (TBM explanation) Alexandra Hughes, Toronto, Ontario Sheila Burr, Kincardine and Goderich, Ontario Emmanuel Morin, Quebec City Robert Silverman, Val David, Quebec South America Beatriz Nascimento in Brazil.

Europe United Kingdom Bates Association for Vision Education, England. Asia Africa. High hospital noise levels lead to slower patient recovery - The Advisory Board Daily Briefing. 5:00 AM - January 11, 2012 Higher-than-recommended hospital noise levels may cause patients to lose sleep and impede their ability to heal, according to a new study in the Archives of Internal Medicine. The World Health Organization recommends that average patient room noise levels remain around 30 decibels. According to Medscape Medical News, the recommended maximum noise level is 40 decibels. But the average sound level at hospitals, according to a recent study: 48 decibels.

Study methodologyResearchers from the University of Chicago's Pritzker School of Medicine evaluated the sleep quality of 106 patients between April 2010 and May 2011. Earaches and Ear Infections: A Guide to the Essential Oils, Recipes and Home Remedies That Soothe Sore Ears.