admin wrote a new post, Why are black, squiggly lines floating in my eyes? 7 months ago
Those are commonly called floaters.
Usually what you’re seeing is particles of things in your tears (like dead cells) or bits of a gel-like substance that your eye produces to protect it (sometimes this […]
Floaters are little “cobwebs” or specks that float about in your field of vision. They are small, dark, shadowy shapes that can look like spots, thread-like strands, or squiggly lines. They move as your eyes move […]
admin wrote a new post, About Floaters – did you understand what your eye doctor said? 7 months ago
Excerpted from Taking Care of Your Eyes © 2003-2005 by Triad Communications floaters. (Also called vitreous floaters.) Particles that float in the vitreous and cast shadows on the retina; seen as spots, […]
admin wrote a new post, Why do I see black squiggly lines when I look around? 7 months ago
You are noticing vitreous floaters.
The vitreous is the gel that fills the posterior 2/3 or so of your eyeball.
It varies from person to person but most people normally have some amount of cellular debris […]
The space between the crystalline lens and the retina is filled with a clear, gel-like substance called vitreous. In a newborn, the vitreous has an egg-white consistency and is firmly attached to the […]
admin wrote a new post, Great exercises that eliminate the squiggly lines! 7 months ago
I find that (if you suffer from these squiggly lines, like me) that if you spend 15 or 20 seconds looking to your your extremes of up and down with your eyes, these “floaters” will go away…. For a few minutes. […]