I Want to Heal My Eyesight

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    I hope to get laser eye surgery when my prescription settles down. It would be lovely to open my eyes first thing in the morning and be able to see clearly! That said, if im having a bad day, I do like to ‘hide’ behind my glasses.  
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    1 Response May 4, 2008


    I believe that when your eyesight is lessened in one way, the gain is of equal value (maybe more depending on your view).Alright, so we have the basic red to red spectrum of colour that "everybody" sees, but what happens when you're colourblind?I see it as a shifting, left or...
    sendeaeri sendeaeri
    Dec 28, 2010

    Miss Having Good Eye Sight

    When I was younger, I used to think how lucky I was to not need to see the world through glasses.  I thought how I would hate to not be able to see things clearly the way I did.  Then towards the end of high school it started getting harder for me to see...
    SerenaDragonfly SerenaDragonfly
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 21, 2009

    Can't See For .......

    About ten years ago I lost nearly half the peripheral vision in my right eye when part of my optic nerve decided to die. This month, the retina of my left eye decided to tear in two places, flooding my eye with blood and debri. Surgery saved the retina and overall vision, but...
    teganmarie teganmarie
    51-55, T
    Sep 20, 2010

    Not So Sure I Can. Meh.

    I have Keratoconus, meaning my corneas are thinned, and a bit rippled... meaning everything I see is in double-vision (even with only one eye open). More than double, really... I think I've counted around 8 separate images. To fix it, I have to wear hard contacts... and everyone...
    sombrehippie sombrehippie
    22-25, F
    3 Responses May 4, 2008
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