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Jul 23, 2020

Cataract surgery

Before my cataract surgery, I had difficulty driving at night. I wore glasses for reading, but in a bright light I could easily do without them. My ophthalmologist

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Apr 04, 2020

Vision insurance - what it is and why you might need it

Learn more about vision insurance

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Mar 30, 2020

Problems after surgery

Had cataract and eye stint surgery for glaucoma actually had no loss of vision from glaucoma after surgery see floaters and flashes of light at night driving

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Mar 21, 2020

My recent cataract surgery

I was very pleased with the surgery until a week after I have lumps under my lower lids, had the second eye done 3 weeks later. I have worse puffiness

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Mar 10, 2020

Possible lens implant problem

I had cataract surgery in one eye with a corrective lens implant. When I run long distances, my vision in that eye becomes very foggy, almost to the point

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Feb 12, 2020

My disappointing eye surgeries

I had a Cataract removal. 6 months later the lens implant dislodged and a second surgery was done. A membrane was removed along with the first implant.

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Jan 20, 2020

Had cataract surgery

Had the laser surgery 8 months ago. Still cannot see as well as I could before. My eyes swell. I use prescription drops every 12 hours plus moisture drops

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Dec 30, 2019

worst mistake ever

Cataract surgery failed in both eyes, I am told this is rare but I don't believe it. Exactly 3 weeks post op for both eyes, I had severe sudden pain, blurred

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Dec 15, 2019

have to shut on eye to drive

Had eye lasik surgery with transplants. When I drive I have to close one eye to drive. Blurry vision & seeing double when I watch TV. Is this serious?

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Nov 20, 2019

Yoga For Seniors

How participating in yoga can benefit seniors and their caregivers

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Nov 02, 2019


I had cataract on both the eyes even though my left eye vision was good. Unfortunately, I picked up crescent on my left eye. Dr told me it would vanish

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Oct 31, 2019

Cataract surgery

I had haloing for a few days and it improved daily until gone. After 3 weeks my night vision became worse again and the haloing came back. My vision became

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Oct 24, 2019

Ahmed Valve Surgery

I have neovascular glaucoma. In April 2019, I had an Ahmed Valve implant in my right eye. For the first few months everything was fine, then my pressure

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Oct 12, 2019

Cataract surgery with local anesthesia

I had this surgery this summer & had unbearable pain! I went in quite relaxed not expecting this. It lasted as long as the surgery lasted. At the end when

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Oct 03, 2019

Vision problems after Cataract surgery

Weeks after cataract surgery, sometimes I had perfect vision without my prescription lenses and other times my vision was blurry with prescription lense

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