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Your basic premise that one can see better with the glasses tilted is false. If the lenses have the right correction for your eyes, then tilting them will make things worse.The reason this does work often is that the lenses are not at the right correction. In young nearsighted (myopic) people, the myopia usually gets worse with age. The glasses may have had the right correction 2 years ago, but meanwhile the eyes have gotten a little more myopic and a stronger correction is required. Tilting the lenses makes light pass thru them in a way that effectively makes the lens seem stronger at that angle. If distant objects are a little blurry due to more myopia than the lenses are correcting, then tilting the lenses will make horizontal edges sharper. It does nothing for vertical edges. But, overall the image will appear sharper.
In February 1993, I began blinking excessively and uncontrollably. As it became worse, I went
to a number of eye doctors. They all agreed that my vision was not impaired and thought the
problem was dry eye and prescribed drops. They did not help. The others thought the cause
was nerves, but it was not that either.
My Blepharospasm Symptoms Intensify
When I coached my sons' basketball games, I not only would miss half of the games caused by
the blinking; I would wear a baseball cap and sunglasses to hide my eyes.
When at a restaurant, my sons, sitting opposite me, would turn away to avoid looking at my
eyes twitching. They joked about it, not realizing the discomfort and embarrassment I felt. My
wife had to do the weekend driving since I could not. The eye twitching always seemed to
intensify when I was in a moving vehicle. It did not matter if I was driving or someone else. My
90 mile daily round trip to work became a nightmare. Thankfully, I was able to avoid having any
Two Years and Not a Solution
Two years later, I was quite concerned and upset. By this time my quality of life had become
worse. Being a corporate controller, I felt my future and family%u2019s financial security were
In June, 1995, I found a local doctor who diagnosed my symptoms as a rare neurological
disorder called Blepharospasm. It is the result of %u201Cfaulty%u201D brain signals sent to the optic
muscles, forcing them to contract, hence the twitching. With the cause being unknown, there
was no hope of relief. (I would later find relief by accident). It is not life-threatening but
could be debilitating. In the worst cases, the sufferer would be considered legally blind even
though their vision may be 20-20.
Injecting Botox Resulted in Some Relief
A neurologist told me that the preferred treatment was injecting small doses of Botox
(Botulinum toxin) into the eyelids. This would later become popular to get rid of wrinkles. My
wife became very concerned when we learned from the neurologist that it was Botulinum that
would be injected into my eyelids. I said, %u201CI came for relief so let's do it.%u201D I was never fond of
injections, but relief was my first priority.
The Botox took several days to be effective and did provide some relief. However, the affect on
my smile was strange and it made my eyes look artificial. It cost about $400 and lasted only
six weeks, although most people experienced relief for six months. After my second treatment, I
began to question the future affect. I went for a second opinion and when I could not
be assured of its safety, I decided to stop.
A Healthy Solution Seemed Hopeful
Several weeks later, I learned of a powerful, natural and organic whole food supplement. It's a
one of a kind whole food that is loaded with nutrition. I decided to try it.
When I would back out of my driveway to go to work, the spasms would begin. They would not
stop until the car was parked. Six weeks after taking this natural health food, my wife made me
realize that I had not had any spasms all week. I said, "Could it be that the Blepharospasm is
caused from a nutritional deficiency?"
The Quest to Prove That I Had Found an Alternative Solution That Really Worked
I spent the next twelve years trying to convince the medical community that I had discovered
something remarkable. No one would listen. During this time I did introduce the food to sixteen
individuals with Blepharospasm and seven told me it helped them.
Sometime later I was offered a double-blind study at the Wilmer Eye Opthomological Institute of
the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. I was overwhelmed and
flattered. Six years later the results of the study, where I was mentioned twice, was published.
The article appeared in The Journal of Ophthalmology, July, 2004 Issue Volume 138; Issue
1 pages 18 %u2013 32.
It was stated to me that %u201CThe food is safe and I expect it to help many more people. I would
recommend it for all who wish to try it for several months.%u201D
The results noted that the food was safe, helped some, with no side effects.
Helping Other Blepharospasm Sufferers Get Relief
People are still suffering and happily I am still near symptom-free. Perhaps now is the time I
will be heard.
In the summer of 2005 I received an honor from the Dystonia Foundation being recognized
with a 2005 Courage Award. It was received for inspiring people with my vitality. Dystonia is the
name of movement disorders with Blepharospasm being one of six.
I believe now is the time to resurrect what I thought was my calling %u2013 to give relief to sufferers.
Since the Internet has become mainstream, it became clear the sufferers would be better
served by reaching out to them instead of the medical community.
There are two factors to accomplish better health. They are cleansing and nutrition. Cleansing
is necessary to free the body of toxins and other harmful chemicals. Nutrition will nourish the
body to strengthen it and provide improved functioning.
I am very proud of the fact that during the last several years I have helped nearly 40
sufferers and the list keeps growing weekly. I am also happy about the fact that I have
now reached 26 countries and 49 states.
For more information, visit https://.www.myblepharospasmsolution.com.
The warm water may be disrupting bacteria in your eye to cause the pink eyes.
I want to know the reason of slightly bulge that out from your eye socket. Usually, there has two way lead to this symptom, one is myopia even pseudomyopia, eyes fatigue will lead to these symptom. Take eyes exercise and massage will remit the symptom, even make up will help the appearance right away. The other reason may be hyperthyroidism, in this situation, I suggest you go to hospital to check the level of thyroxine, if it is, you would have some medicine which recommended by doctor to release asthenopia. The last reason of it is ethmoiditis, this one must cure by surgery.
Well, perhaps there is something wrong with your eye skin. Anyway, it would be an awful thing to have black eyes, which make you less attractive and confident. So, it is true that vaseline is a very natural stuff, which would do your skin a lot of good. But since your eyes are quite sensitive, you'd better not do that. Instead, I recommend that you get some nice cosmetics with retin A or some other special products designed for black eyes. Also, try to pay attention to what you eat and how you rest.
We can just remove mild scratches from our lenses. As to the deep lenses, there is no way to get rid of them. If you just have mild scratches on your lenses, you can buy a kind of cleanser from a nearby optician. The optician knows which kind of cleanser you want. But the cleanser will remove the coating as well, so your sunglasses can't block harmful UV rays any more. If you have deep scratches on your lenses, you'd better buy a pair of new sunglasses.
Well, yes, tinnitus can just affect your vision too. In that way, it may lead to some vision problem. Generally speaking, tinnitus is the medical term for noises in the ears. Also, we can say it as "ringing in the ears." And according to some researches, when you suffer from tinnitus, you may also hear roaring, buzzing, whistling, or hissing. When tinnitus occurs, some symptoms in eyes such as blurry vision can be very common. Also, you may see flashing light too. So it can be annoying. For the causes, damage to the middle or inner ear is a common cause of tinnitus. Also, damage to your eardrums or to the tiny bones in your middle ear can also interfere with the proper conduction of sound. Anyway, just be careful about it.
You eyes will appear red if you drink too much coffee. Because the caffeine may keep you alert all the time, then you'll possibly get exhausted. Bloodshot eyes show up as the symptom, it denote strain and fatigue. Do not drink too much coffee, especially when you're under pressure. Once you get red eyes, stop drinking coffee, and relax more. Use some artificial tears to relieve your eyes.
Well, from what you said, I can see that you still care about your eye health. So, it is true that old contact lenses are filled with bacterium and they are likely to generate some trauma to your eyes, making your eyes red, even bleed. And if you carelessly got some red eyes because of them, you need to see a professional doctor and receive some emergent surgeries and treatment.
Lolo...Of course, you wear it when you feel in danger condition. If you work in chemistry laboratory or doing some dangerous work such as using heavy or sharp machinery, you can wear prescription safety goggles all the time during your work for the sake of your eyes. Though wearing safety glasses may not look good, it is a good way to protect you.
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