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Can Being Overweight Effect Your Eyesight
Sight is the sum of the light receptive and integrative capacity of the eye including best vision, color vision, night vision, depth vision, field of vision and the ability to track objects in motion. An ophthalmologist can measure these and determine the function of ...Read more
Rarely: There is a condition associated with both smoking and drinking called tobacco-alcohol ambylopia, that can result in blurred or even double vision, and relates to problems with the eye muscles. The physiology of it is not clear to me, and it is not commonly seen. I do not know of any other ways smoking can effect vision other than causing dry eyes. See an optometrist or ophthamologist for opinion. ...Read more
Strabismus: Yes. Some people with strabismus have double vision and reduced stereo vision (depth perception). Many people with strabismus see very well-- they do not have double vision and their eyes work together well. It is simply a matter of degree, since the brain can compensate for small amounts of strabismus. See you local eye doctor if you are having double vision or trouble focusing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sorry, You can't. : Unfortunately, you can't do anything "naturally" that will improve your eyesight. There are no known exercises, or supplements/vitamins or herbs that will do this. Remember, if there was something you could take that was truly effective, it would be fda approved. Companies that do not have fda approval for their treatment almost always means that what they call a "clinical study"is a joke. ...Read more
How to improve eyesight if you already have a very poor eyesight? Is there any medications aside from wearing eyeglasses?
Get new glasses!: There is a natural potential to have a shift in prescription of the eye up to the age of 23? Or so in some people. Past that it rarely ever changes, unless other medical issues. There are no exercises or practices to alter that! go with the flow! get newer more awesome looking glasses! ...Read more
No: This is a common "old wives tale" that wearing glasses will somehow cause permanent changes in the eyes. This is not true; the utility of wearing eyeglasses is simply to see better but there will be no changes in your basic eye power that would not have occurred anyway whether you are wearing glasses or not. ...Read more
It's possible: More importantly, you can prevent worsening eyesight by controlling blood sugars. Although some vision loss from diabetes is reversible (cataracts, early swelling in the back of the eye), many changes become permanent with time and increased blood sugar levels. Tight blood sugar control can slow the vision loss to a near halt. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can exercising to much doing isanity hurt you how much weight is safe to lose if your 127 lbs 5'7 can it make your blood pressure significantly drop?
I know many people..: would say yes, especially boxers! However, I am not aware of any scientific studies supporting this belief! Be safe! ...Read more
If sedentary lifestyle increases risk of health problems, how can paralyzed people avoid this? Or are they screwed on this one?
Yes,they are: screwed on this oneGet a more detailed answer ›
Well, the problem: Would be if notnot ovulating due to excess physical or mental stress. In this case you stop ovulating because the brain stops signaling the ovaries to ovaries. It can be seen in marathon runners, starvation or in severe anxiety disorder. It appears you are still on the pill. If unable to conceive after 1 year, that's an issue 2 examine. Pregnancy rates are about 20% a month w/o contraception. ...Read more
Reduced fertility: Being obese has been shown to be a factor to reduced your chances of getting pregnant. Since being overweight also decreases your health, one should lose as much weight as they can, get healthy, and then get pregnant. You'll have the best chance of getting a healthy baby that way, and less chance of having complications. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I understand outdated prescription glasses can cause blurred vision and other symptoms but can it affect the ability to focus (mentally)?
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