As our world becomes more and more connected, we’re exposing our eyes to more and more sources of artificial lighting, computer screens, and television sets. There is no argument that all of this overexposure is actually damaging our eyes – what’s incredible and a bit staggering is the extreme rate at which we’re accepting this as an inevitability.
Our eyes are one of our most important parts of the body, and without proper vision and eye health we’d find ourselves literally lost in our world. Healthy vision is absolutely critical to for many of us to lead the kinds of lives we’ve become accustomed to, and if we don’t do something fast we’re all going to end up paying a very steep price.
The absolute worst thing we can do is keep putting our eyes under incredible strain – and remarkably, that’s just about what most of our modern solutions end up doing. Eye glasses and contacts can be incredibly damaging to our eye sight, putting great strain on them. You’re looking at the world through a powerful external lens – and did you ever notice that most glasses wearers need to go and get their prescriptions updated every couple of years? That’s because these solutions are only band aids – something to cover up the actual problem rather than curing it.
Laser is a new and groundbreaking solution, and has been used to some incredible effect worldwide. The major problems here of course are its almost prohibitive cost, as well as a pretty serious inherent risk in all surgeries of something going wrong. While it’s been used to help many, many people worldwide regain their eyesight, it’s still not a viable option for everyone…Continue Reading