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Fayetteville doctor among first to use new lens replacement technology

Alicia Banks Staff writer @AliciaDotBanks On a recent Thursday morning, Dr. Michael Woodcock walked into an operating room inside Highsmith-Rainey Specialty Hospital on Robeson Street and slid off his shoes as he sat down next to his patient.The man was still on the gurney, his body covered except for one of his eyes. Woodcock has just finished removing a cataract and was ready to move onto the next step, a lens implant."There goes the little burrito," Woodcock said, causing...

Can computer glasses help eye strain?

Can computer glasses help eye strain?Q. What are you looking at?A. Can computer glasses help eye strain?Q.  Are your eyes getting tired looking at this post on your computer?A. Yes/ NoQ.  Are you seeing the above picture blurred even with your glasses on!!?A. Yes/NoBefore answering, Can computer glasses help eye strain? Dr. Stranger asked the above questions to Kenshin X sama in reference to a syndrome transferred via computer named COMPUTER VISION SYNDROME.Research shows that between 50% and...

Win A Pair Of Eyejusters - Reading Glasses With Adjustable Strength

Being both a glasses and a contact lens wearer brings a unique set of challenges when you need a varifocal lens.To date, there seem to be no varifocal toric lenses to meet my prescription on the market which means that if I wear my contact lenses I still need reading glasses for close work.Olive & Cream Multilayer EyejustersWhich rather negates the point of having contact lenses in the first place.Still, despite this bugbear, I am assured that a varifocal lens to meet my needs is coming...