Is It True? Are Carrots Really Good for Improving Vision?

Is It True? Are Carrots Really Good for Improving Vision?

As a medical professional, you know that what you eat can affect a patient’s health—even their vision. But people have long believed that one vegetable—the carrot—can positively affect their vision. Read on to learn whether carrots are really good for improving...
Causes & Symptoms of Ocular Hypertension

Causes & Symptoms of Ocular Hypertension

When your patients come to you, they usually do so to prevent eye conditions such as glaucoma and cataracts. But one they may not be as familiar with is ocular hypertension, a condition characterized by increased pressure in the eyes that can indicate the risk of...
Tips for Measuring IOP in an Unusual Cornea

Tips for Measuring IOP in an Unusual Cornea

Intraocular pressure (IOP) measurement is a fundamental procedure in ophthalmology, crucial for diagnosing and managing conditions like glaucoma. However, measuring IOP accurately can become a challenge when encountering an unusual cornea, whether it be due to...