Examples of Quick Eyesight Cures

Below are some wonderful cases of extremely fast eyesight cures and Dr. Bates’ surprising and insightful reactions to these special cases. These examples are probably too unique and creative to be called the “BatesMethod”. This article originally appeared in Dr.Bates’ Better Eyesight Magazines -gm Quick Cures By William H. Bates, M.D. QUICK cures are desirable.…

9 Year Old Chloe Teaches You To Improve Your Eyesight – Video

  This is one of the most inspiring videos I’ve seen about how to improve your eyesight! (And I’ve seen many.) I first met Chloe and her mom on Skype for Vision Coaching when Chloe was 8 years old. Her mom lived and breathed alternative health approaches, and had resisted glasses for her daughter even…

Vision Problems And Confusion Vanish Together

I admit I love all these stories from Dr. Bates! This one from the Better Eyesight Magazines says so much about not only how vision works, but also about how the human mind works. And how to regain faith in the mind when it doesn’t seem to be working right. Through relaxation of course, but…

3 Ways To Improve Your Sight

If you are familiar with the Bates Method, these three techniques or doorways will be familiar. However, this discussion raises many new fascinating and surprising points that may help you in your daily practice for faster vision improvement. This article originally appeared in Dr. Bates’ Better Eyesight Magazine – gm THREE THINGS WHICH WILL PRODUCE…

Change Your Sight, Become Happier

This article from Dr. Bates’ Better Eyesight Magazine includes observations by an unnamed 40-year-old school teacher, as she quickly improved her eyesight. As she let go of the visual strain, she happily notes that she became “more direct, more definite, less diffused, less vague… better centered”. Her words are from almost 90 years ago, but…

Relax Your Eyes and Tease Your Mind with the Bates Method

Allow Dr. Bates nourish and relax your eyes with The Bates Method resulting in an “ahah” of better vision. Notice how Bates demonstrates what works (rest, relaxation, palming, swinging, shifting, memory, imagination) and what does not work (effort, staring) to cleverly bring your mind around. His creative approach is very inspiring.  This article appeared in…

Sudden Restoration Of Eyesight

I found an amazing story while looking in old articles from the New York Times. It’s from March 25, 1894, but it could just as easily happen today. MAN IS BLINDED BY ELECTRICAL FLASH “James Caulfield, who was stricken blind by a flash from the Brooklyn trolley wire Thursday afternoon, has recovered his sight. The…

Play More, See Better

Photo from Oct 3-4 Workshop in Chicago A few years back I was playing with my young nephew and decided to play as much as I possibly could at his level. We were playing tag with a large inflated ball. I swooped him up in kind of bear hug with the ball in his arms…

Distinct Vision Resolves Digestion, Headache, Back Problems

This eye-ear-nose-throat doctor got remarkable relief from several debilitating stress related conditions, including digestive problems, headache, and severe back pain. Dr. Stuart’s article below appeared in Dr. Bates’ Better Eyesight Magazine titled as “Experiences with Central Fixation”. He found the Bates concept and techniques for “central fixation” to be particularly calming and helpful. (Today most…

Make Your Eyesight Improvement Permanent Rather Than Temporary

PERMANENT EYESIGHT IMPROVEMENT — HOW TO GET IT WITH THIS META-TECHNIQUE It is fairly easy to see more clearly with constant practice of the Bates Method techniques, but how do we win back the natural ease of seeing clearly permanently? Logically it is easy to achieve long-lasting clear eyesight: simply retrain the body and mind…

Jump Out Of Your Glasses

Jump out of your glasses! The article below does not specifically mention eyesight improvement or the Bates Method, but it does convey many reasons why vision responds to rebounding. From his list of “30 Healthful Advantages of Regular Rebounding” in Table A, at least ten of them would clearly help the vitality of the eyes…

Relax Your Eyes In 60 Seconds With This Breathing Technique

Dr. William H. Bates was very much a holistic doctor, perpetually interested in the effects of posture, breathing, diet, and even sleeping position, upon eyesight. This short lead article appeared in his Better Eyesight Magazine. Try this breathing technique for 1, 2, or 3 minutes. You’ll be amazed at the relaxation and sense of ease…