Monthly Archives: August 2011

Allergic Complications with LASIK!!

This article reviews (LASIK) associated with ocular allergy. This review will provide guidance and heighten the need for a more comprehensive allergic evaluation before recommending LASIK procedure to patients. The material provided allows enhanced awareness of the potential postsurgical effects on … Continue reading

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Hydrogen Peroxide and Contact Lenses?

Past scares of bacteria, fungal, viral and amoeba infections getting in contact lens solutions have been studied.  The reason for those situations taking place was the preservative in the disinfecting solutions people were using did not kill enough bacteria, fungus, virus, etc.  … Continue reading

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Dr. Johnson do you recommend polarized lenses for sunglasses or tinted lenses?

I personally wear polarized lenses. They cut more glare and are clearer to see through on sunny and cloudy days. The blue wavelength of visible light is the most permanently damaging to our vision and causes the most glare. We … Continue reading

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Ray Bans Sunglasses are a fashion piece of Iconic History!

Gone are the days when Ray Ban sunglasses were only used to protect the eye from sunrays. This is the age of designer sunglasses which serves the dual purpose of protecting your eyes as well as making a style statement.  Ray … Continue reading

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Goldfish studies/ Vitamin C and your eyes!

Could goldfish studies save your vision from macular degeneration? Retina’s GABA Receptors May Need Vitamin C to function properly.  According to a study published in the June 29 issue of the Journal of Neuroscience, “gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) receptors in the retina … Continue reading

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Our Retinal Photographs May Help Diagnose Alzheimer’s

Reports are showing that the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease, has discovered a possible way of detecting Alzheimer’s disease by examining retinal photographs which we screen in our office to ascertain the width of certain blood vessels.  Researchers compared retinal … Continue reading

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Does sending your kids back to school lower the risk for dementia?

There are those out there with back to school age children; as well as those of us who remember the start of a new school year with new found freedoms outside of our homes for a few hours a day. Either way you … Continue reading

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