Year

2015

  • What is refractive error?

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      The most well-known part of a comprehensive eye exam is the basic vision test. When you have a general vision test, one of the main conditions the eye care practitioner is checking for is a refractive error. A refractive...
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    How Do We See?

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    Have you ever thought about how vision works? Seeing is an incredible gift made possible by a system in which the eye and the brain process visual information from the outside world. If any step of that process does not...
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    The Latest in Eyewear High Fashion

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    Choosing the right pair of glasses to suit your taste and sense of style can sometimes be quite difficult! Like so many things in life, styles come and go every season. If you are a fashion-forward type, that puts a...
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    How to Prevent Diabetic Vision Loss

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    Eye Complications of Diabetes As an optometrist I see patients every day come to our offices for "just new glasses" and in the history they happen to mention they are diabetic.  Diabetes is one of the major causes of blindness in the United...
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    6 Common Eye Myths Debunked

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    Over the centuries there have been a lot of old-wives tales circulating about eyes and vision. You know, like the one that if someone hits you on the back while your eyes are crossed they will stay that way. Unlike...
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    The Eye Institute

    Good Looks is now The Eye Institute.

    Thank you for visiting GoodLooks. We’re now part of The Eye Institute family. You can still visit us in the same North Raleigh location or check out one of our other two offices in Raleigh or Knightdale. Learn more on the “Locations” page on our website.

    We look forward to seeing you again soon!