keratoconus sufferers

Coping With Ocular Migraine Headaches

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Dealing with Keratoconus on a daily basis can be a challenge for many. The conditions even effects family members and friends. As the condition progresses it becomes difficult to do the daily activities you often enjoyed. At times patients living with the challenge of Keratoconus may experience Ocular migraines, which can cause some temporary vision…  read more

Understanding How to Manage Keratoconus & Altitude

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

What is Keratoconus? For those of you who don’t know Keratoconus is a progressive condition created by the change in the shape of the cornea over time. As the cornea continues to change to a cone shape, the images your eyes see become more distorted. Over time it can cause a severe loss of vision….  read more

Exploring Exercise and Keratoconus

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

There are many reasons we have to exercise including weight loss, physical therapy, and just staying healthy. But according to the American Optometric Association, another reason to exercise is Keratoconus. Many doctors believe that exercising and training the eyes can slow the process of Keratoconus and strengthen the eyes. Below are a few exercises you…  read more

The Management of Keratoconus With Other Medical Conditions

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

The management of Keratoconus can be a struggle. But facing Keratoconus with other conditions like: Diabetes, Cataracts, Hypertension, or even arthritis can be even more of a challenge. Having a treatment plan can help assist you in the day to day management of multiple conditions. While managing your Keratoconus you should already know about developing…  read more

Protecting Your Eyes: Keratoconus, Early Detection & Keratoconus Treatment

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

For those who have mastered the World Wide Web getting new information on Keratoconus treatment is relatively easy. Knowledge is one of the best ways to help save your eyes for the often devastating news of a Keratoconus diagnosis. As we are sure you’ve heard many say that early detection is key in Keratoconus treatment,…  read more

Helping Keratoconus Sufferers: Discovering INTACS

Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

No one enjoys the getting a diagnosis of Keratoconus. However with careful considerations you can still preserve your vision or even stop the progression of Keratoconus. INTACS have been approved by the FDA for use in treatment of Keratoconus. INTACS are small inserts that are placed under the cornea to correct the natural curvature of…  read more

The Effects of Keratoconus

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

A diagnosis of Keratoconus can not only effect the person with the condition physically but it can effect them on an emotional level as well. Keratoconus often leads to progressive loss of vision. Slowly over time patients no longer obtain functional vision in glasses and as the disease progresses they often lose the ability to…  read more

Learning the Advantages of the Holcomb C3-R® for Keratoconus

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

Have you struggled with finding an address simply because you can’t read the street signs as you pass by? How about having to walk across the grocery isle just to see what the package you’re looking at says? The truth is millions of other people have these kinds of problems each year. There is hope…  read more

Warning Signs of Keratoconus: Why You Should Pay Attention

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Keratoconus can be a serious condition, if left untreated it can cause extreme decline and loss of vision. However with early detection patients with Keratoconus can have a full life with a great quality of vision. There are several warning signs that you can look for that will help you with early detection. Below are…  read more

Diabetes & Keratoconus: Steps to Changing Your Life

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015

Diabetes can wreak havoc on your vision alone. However when you are diagnosed with both diabetes and Keratoconus it can cause many more problems. The truth is that Keratoconus changes the shape of your cornea and diabetes damages the blood vessels throughout your eyes. With so much damage these conditions cause the risk of severe…  read more

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