Medicus Curat: Sungazing Versus Spectacles?

a man standing in a canyon with the sun shining through the rocks

Francesca Albini & Michele Augusto Riva … In 1920 William Horatio Bates (1860–1931), a successful American ophthalmologist, who studied at Cornell and Columbia universities, published the book Perfect Sight Without Glasses, which claims that all sight problems are due to eye strain, and lays out a method of improving eyesight through various techniques—palming, visualiza- tion, […]