Posts Tagged ‘living with kc’

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

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

How Does Keratoconus Affect Your Daily Life?

Tuesday, March 17th, 2015

Keratoconus is a debilitating condition that effects not only you but those around you. Those who have had family member who have been diagnosed with this condition understand what it is like to watch someone who is suffering from it. But how does it affect your daily life when you are the one with the…  read more

Experiencing Disturbances in Night Vision With Keratoconus

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

If your experiencing disturbances in your vision during the day since your diagnosis of Keratoconus, we can only imagine how your night vision is doing. Unfortunately loss of night vision is a symptom of Keratoconus, having it and dealing with it however are two very different things. Since 1999 there has been new advances in…  read more

Getting Holcomb Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking With Riboflavin: What You Should Know about the Holcomb C3-R®

Monday, February 16th, 2015

The Holcomb C3-R® is a great treatment for this condition because it heals & strengthens the fibers of the cornea stabilizing your vision. As the fibers of the cornea become weak they thin out and raise causing the distortion you see in your vision. The strengthening of the fibers will help pull the fibers into…  read more

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