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Lasik Nightmare?


Health & Wellness  (tags: health, interesting, medicine, risks, safety, treatment )

Mitchell
- 100 days ago - nytimes.com
Problems with Lasik surgery are not uncommon!



   

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Amanda M (7)
Tuesday June 12, 2018, 9:34 am
Thanks for sharing
 

Amanda M (7)
Tuesday June 12, 2018, 9:34 am
Thanks for sharing
 

Sue H (7)
Tuesday June 12, 2018, 10:17 am
Disturbing.
 

Leo C (315)
Tuesday June 12, 2018, 11:06 am
Thank you for sharing!
 

Judy C (91)
Tuesday June 12, 2018, 3:52 pm
People had better do as much research as possible before they decide to do this. They might look into the surgeon's track record, and choose one who has done a great number of the procedures successfully. I probably wouldn't choose to do it, but I must say my dad had it done maybe 10 years before he passed away, and no longer needed glasses. He had absolutely no complications at all, fortunately.
 

Colleen L (3)
Tuesday June 12, 2018, 8:26 pm
I don't care how much they promise me that laser surgery will do this or that for my vision. I' not ready to have anyone screw my eyes up..Like Judy points out some are lucky and have no problems, It's that small percentage that don't that scares me. Thanks Mitchell
 

Veronica B (34)
Tuesday June 12, 2018, 10:00 pm
Thanks Mitchell
 

MmAway M (511)
Tuesday June 12, 2018, 10:08 pm
Oh Wow...Never planned on doing this ~ just get more powerful glasses! I'm using coke bottles now! Hides the bags!
 

Angela J (61)
Tuesday June 12, 2018, 10:42 pm
Thanks
 

Judy C (91)
Wednesday June 13, 2018, 12:53 am
Lol, Mm. It DOES hide the bags. I can get by without always using cover-up makeup!
 

Bonnie Lynn M (1)
Wednesday June 13, 2018, 3:47 pm
This is the first article that I've seen negative about it. No wonder my husband has refused to do it even though his eyesight has always been very poor. Fortunately when he got progressives he says that his sight has greatly improved.
 

Danuta W (1251)
Friday June 15, 2018, 10:49 am
noted
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Friday June 15, 2018, 10:20 pm
A patient died next to my dad when he had his done.
 

Les M (3)
Saturday June 16, 2018, 6:04 am
This is horrible. People considering this operation need to make sure to do due diligence before they decide on a surgeon. I had lasik close to 20 years ago and it was great for me. I couldn't see anything farther than a few inches in front of my face beforehand. I had slight increase in night vision halos but the positives far outweighed this minor inconvenience. Many of my friends have also had lasik and I am so thankful no one had any problems with it.
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Saturday June 16, 2018, 11:50 pm
Thanks again
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Tuesday June 19, 2018, 12:00 am
Thanks again
 
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