10 Eye and Vision Myths



See http://www.gustrength.com/health:common-eye-myths for full referenced article. This video covers 10 common myths about the eyes and the sense of vision. Myths covered:
1. Reading in the dark.
2. Crossing eyes.
3. Sitting to close to TV.
4. Wearing glasses or contacts make eyes worse.
5. Cataracts improve vision.
6. One working eye needs rest.
7. You become farsighted as you age.
8. Beta carotene and other micronutrients will improve vision.
9. 20/20 is perfect vision.
10. When you go blind your hearing improves to compensate.

Background Music:

All Time Blues, licensed from JewelBeat.com

Image Credits:
Eyes in crossed position, image by Larali21 via

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Crossed_eyes.JPG

Cataract, image by Rakesh Ahuja, MD via

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Anterior_capsular_opacification.jpg

All others public domain.


Post time: Sep-23-2017