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3 Truths About Glaucoma

Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of adult blindness in the U.S. Causing an increased amount of pressure on your eyes, glaucoma can ultimately result in blurred vision or the complete loss of eyesight. Luckily, here at Wilkinson Eye Center, we offer our patients a variety of glaucoma treatments to help with the varying […]

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Custom Vs. Fabricated Reading Lenses

As you age, your body starts to change; your metabolism slows down, your hormones become imbalanced, and your ability to read things up close slowly worsens. If you have noticed that you are having difficulty reading things up close, you likely need to get some reading glasses. When it comes to picking out reading glasses, […]

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Blurred Vision: 3 Treatment Options for Glaucoma

Being diagnosed with glaucoma can make you not only feel like you’re getting older but like you’re getting a bit more, well, blind as well. As a condition that causes both fluid and pressure to build up inside your eyes, glaucoma can make simple things like driving and reading become difficult to do. If you […]

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Blurred Vision: 3 Treatment Options for Glaucoma

Being diagnosed with glaucoma can make you not only feel like you’re getting older but like you’re getting a bit more, well, blind as well. As a condition that causes both fluid and pressure to build up inside your eyes, glaucoma can make simple things like driving and reading become difficult to do. If you […]

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The 411 on Glaucoma

Glaucoma is an eye condition that causes damage to your optic nerve and gradually worsens throughout the years. Patients with glaucoma typically lose their peripheral vision and then the disease gradually gets worse over time. If you are concerned that you either have glaucoma or that you might develop it, read on to learn more. […]

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Think You Have Cataracts? 3 Steps to Recovery

You may remember seeing a cat as child with eyes that were foggy and glazed over, only to think that the cat maybe belonged to a witch. And although that cat may have in fact belonged to a witch, their eye condition was caused by cataracts. Cataracts are an eye disease that cause your eyes […]

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Diabetes and Your Vision Health

If you are like millions of Americans that suffer from diabetes, you likely aren’t aware of all of the implications that the disease can have on your body. As an intensive metabolic disease that either eliminates your body’s ability to produce insulin or encourages your body to produce too much insulin, diabetes can have a […]

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3 Ways to Combat Dry, Itchy Eyes

Dry, itchy eyes can strike at anytime. Whether it’s due to changes in the atmosphere like the onset of summer fires, or they’re simply caused by the lack of sleep, dry eyes can be itchy and leave you feeling less than happy with your vision. However, by following these three tips, you can help combat […]

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