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Alzheimer's and Your Vision

June 27, 2019
According to the Alzheimer’s Association, approximately 5.8 million people in the U.S. live with Alzheimer’s. It’s a terrifying epidemic that plagues our nation, and the disease probably affects someone you know.[…]

Vision Requirements for Renewing Your Driver's License

June 24, 2019
No one likes waiting in line at the DMV, especially when you’re there for something as time-consuming as a driver’s license renewal. If you’re old enough to drive, it’s no secret that the Department of Transportation has several minimum requirements for who can and cannot drive.[…]

Is Eye Care Covered By Medicaid?

June 20, 2019
Medicare-Medicaid can be an incredible resource that saves you thousands of dollars on medical costs. But, like all health care services, it has its limitations and cutoffs for what it covers and doesn’t cover.[…]

4 Fun Facts About Night Vision

June 13, 2019
A human’s ability to perceive objects in an extremely wide range of light and darkness is fascinating.[…]

What is Heterochromia?

June 10, 2019
Heterochromia is the medical term for when a person’s eyes are two different colors. Heterochromia is caused by the production and delivery of melanin to the iris, more specifically, melanin being concentrated, or not concentrated, in both irises differently, resulting in the eyes being two different colors.[…]

5 Potential Vision Changes During Pregnancy

June 06, 2019
Pregnancy can bring a lot of unexpected and unusual changes to your body, but can pregnancy affect your eyes? Yes![…]

What is Nystagmus?

June 03, 2019
Nystagmus is a vision condition in which the eyes make repetitive and uncontrollable movements. The result of this is impaired vision, depth perception, balance, and coordination. These eye movements can occur from side to side, up and down, and even in a circular motion.[…]

Can Your Eyes Change Color?

May 27, 2019
Have you ever caught a glimpse of your eye color in the mirror and wondered if they looked brighter than usual? Have you ever wondered if your eye color has the potential to change? As it turns out, this idea may not be as farfetched as it seems.[…]

Should You Wear Eye Protection While Mowing The Lawn?

May 23, 2019
Mowing can be a strenuous activity, and we can often forego safety precautions for what seems like a menial task.[…]

Beware of Exfoliating Scrubs and These Other Eye Scratchers

May 20, 2019
There are a ton of hygiene products on the market, with more being added every day. Most of these products take advantage of the advanced research and technology we have in the 21st century. But, be careful! There are a lot of products, parts, and chemicals used in common hygiene and beauty products that can be detrimental, and even […]