Be Comfortable, See Better

The point of this article will be a surprise to most people, that a person with excellent vision is fully “comfortable” throughout their body. Can you become fully comfortable, especially through your neck, shoulders, and back? This article originally appeared in Dr. Bates’ Better Eyesight Magazine with the title, “Be Comfortable”. BE COMFORTABLE, SEE BETTER…

A Breakthrough From Not-Knowing

We had some wonderful breakthroughs at our recent Vision Coach Training in LA. One person dissolved a two-year hell with “Chronic Paroxysmal Hemicrania”, which in her case meant awful pain behind one eye that wouldn’t go away. In such a case, a specialist might properly suggest massage, exercise, meditation, diet, supplements, or (according to Wikipedia)…

The Truth About Fatigue

This article by Dr. Bates comes from the Better Eyesight Magazines. It gives many hints about how to erase fatigue by using the body, mind, and breath correctly. Of course these same measures will help the sight. –gm THE TRUTH ABOUT FATIGUE By W. H. Bates, M.D. This is a true explanation of fatigue. The…

How To Remove Tension From The Eyes And Elsewhere

Notes: This article from Dr. Bates’ Better Eyesight Magazine was originally titled “Tension”*. Note Dr. Bates’ interest and excitement about F.M. Alexander’s approach to finding elusive tension and then releasing it, with sometime stunning improvements in digestion or other health issues. Several years after Dr. Bates’ death, Aldous Huxley revisited this connection between F.M. Alexander’s…

Holidays: A Concentrated Time To Heal Emotions And Eyesight

Greetings! As we move through the holidays I feel sad about how much our family has shrunk in the past two years. Both my youngest sister and mother have passed on. This time of year seems to magnify feelings of every sort! We should be kind to ourselves over the holidays. It’s a time to…

True Relaxation – What Is It?

Relaxation First published by William B. MacCracken, M. D. as a chapter in “Normal Sight Without Glasses” We often hear the word Relaxation. With most it is little more than a joke. To the thoughtful, it is something they are trying to learn about. They have realized that it is of vital importance. They know…

How Stress Affects Eyesight

The following is an original chapter from Dr William H Bates’ book, Perfect Eyesight without Glasses. A more popular and abridged version is available today as “Better Eyesight Without Glasses”. From PERFECT EYESIGHT WITHOUT GLASSES “STRAIN” By William. H. Bates, M. D. TEMPORARY conditions may contribute to the strain to see which results in the…

New Online Appointment System For Vision Coaching

We just launched a new online appointment system for Natural Vision Coaching sessions. It will be especially helpful for keeping track if you buy a package of several sessions. Here is how it works: Register so you can view openings and make appointments. Buy one or more “credits” for appointments (or choose a time first).…

Why Are Some Things Clearer Than Others?

A blurry/clear picture. You may find this article by Dr. Bates helpful in explaining inconsistent clarity you experience in different settings. For example, if you suspect your computer is a “pessimum” as described below, perhaps there is an opportunity for you to change your reactions to it and improve your sight. Seeing Clarity within Blur…

Relax Your Vision In Five Minutes

Try This Right Now: Relax Your Vision in 5 Minutes The heart of the Bates Method is getting your frozen vision to move again, to replace staring with relaxed easy shifting of your attention. Your perfect-sighted friend does this naturally. Get a taste of how profound this difference can be: Look at your computer monitor…

Instant Eyesight Cure For 55 Year Old Man

Although instant cures are rare, it is fascinating and probably helpful to be teased by them. Let this story into your imagination and see what your creative mind can absorb from it! Dr. Bates and his patient are using memory and imagination as primary tools to accomplish this quick and permanent recovery of both distance…

The Easy Way For Eyesight And Websites

Greetings! I am very happy to announce our new website. It marks a big change for me. Letting go of self-hosting Dropping “do-everything” software for simple hosted solutions And, the simple individual solutions work well together! The former myopic engineer has released a few more tentacles! As with eyesight, the way of ease seems more…