MAN EATING CARROTS: Is it true that eating carrots is good for your vision?
DR. CAJITA: Yes, of course; especially if you’re a rabbit! Kidding aside, Vitamin A in carrots is needed for good vision, but there are other sources of Vitamin A, like milk, and other vegetables like malunggay. On the other hand, overdose of Vitamin A can also be bad. At ACES, we can give you more information on this.
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The ACES Eye team can tell you more about nutrition and good vision and help you keep your eyes in top shape.
Reading in dim light is not really bad for your eyes as long you're not using a candle.
CHILD: Is reading in dim light bad for your eyes?
There are many different kinds of lasers. Some are red, some are green and some have no color at all - You can't even see them! Some lasers are so weak that they can be mistaken for toys - like the laser pointer. The lasers Eye doctors use are many times stronger than a pointer and can be very dangerous if not used properly.
BOY: Mister doctor, sir, are all lasers for the eyes the same?
Lasik is not dangerous. In fact a recent study has shown that people using contact lenses may be at more risk of encountering problems than with laser eye correction.
EVERYMAN: Delikado ba ang LASIK, Doc?
Sleeping while you're hair is wet will not make you blind but it will ruin your pillows. Stories and anecdotes, and food supplements with no therapeutic value are usually harmless but may delay proper treatment.
WOMAN WITH FACIAL MASK: I’m scared. If I sleep with my hair wet, will I go blind? Is that true?
It is actually the "coldness" of the steak that reduces the swelling and discoloration of a "black eye". You can also use a cold towel or even a bottle of cold juice or softdrink that you wrap with a napkin or a hanky.
FAT GUY: How true is the rumor that the best way to cure a black eye is to put a steak on it?
Washing your face is very refreshing and can be done anytime you feel the need to. Just make sure to remove your glasses first.
MANGHUHULA: Is washing your face after reading advisable or not?
A stye or "bwingit" is a collection of pus and pulling an eyelash can sometimes help to drain it, which explains why it gets better.
METROSEXUAL: If I pull out an eyelash, will it help cure my sty?
LASER surgery has transformed the lives of many nearsighted and farsighted people by freeing them from the burden of dealing with their contact lenses daily.
PRETTY GIRL: Is it true, like, if you use your contact lenses it will help near-sightedness from getting worse?
Although LASIK has been proven to be safe and effective, it is not for everyone. That is why the ACES refractive team works closely together make sure our refractive patients do not have any co-existing eye problems like cataract and glaucoma that can make them poor candidates for this procedure.
RICH WOMAN: Do, can anyone who wants to get LASIK avail of the procedure?