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4 Cataracts Symptoms to Watch For

May 06, 2019
The clouding of the natural lens of your eye is known as a cataract. Cataracts are most commonly related to aging, and according to the National Eye Institute, more than half of Americans will have developed a cataract or have had cataract surgery by the age of 80. But how do you know if you are at risk of developing cataracts?[…]

What Is An Ocular Migraine?

May 02, 2019
Headaches are something that we all have had plenty of experience with, whether it’s the product of seasonal allergies, the common cold, or a plethora of other illnesses. But what happens when a headache escalates to a migraine? Can there be other adverse symptoms? Can a migraine affect your eyes? Absolutely.[…]

What Carotenoids Are and How They Can Help Your Vision

April 29, 2019
Carotenoids, (pronounced ke-rot-en-oid), are a type of pigment, that is responsible for the bright orange, yellow, or red colors that are often found in plants, fruits and vegetables.[…]

A Quick Guide to Cleaning Your Eyeglasses

April 25, 2019
Keeping your glasses clean and functional can be a real pain, but real damage can come from not having a proper cleaning procedure.[…]

4 Signs That Your Glasses Aren't the Best Fit

April 22, 2019
How do you know if you’ve found the right pair of glasses? More importantly, how do you know if you’ve selected the wrong pair?[…]

Do You Know Your Family's Vision Care History?

April 18, 2019
Hereditary diseases and conditions can be scary to think about. Knowing your family’s health history can help you stay informed on the conditions that you may be susceptible to. The same is true with eye conditions and diseases. There are eye conditions that are passed down through generations.[…]

6 Hygiene Tips for Your Eyes

April 15, 2019
There are thousands of cleaning products for every part of your body to make sure that hygiene is an important part of your life, but how often do you think about applying that same hygienic attitude towards your eyes? Are you taking care of your eyes the way that they deserve to be taken care of?[…]

Bad Habit: What Smoking Does to Your Eyesight

April 11, 2019
It’s no secret that smoking negatively affects many parts of your body, but can smoking affect your eyes? As it turns out, it can—in more ways than you may think.[…]

Consider These 7 Eye Care Tips on World Health Day, April 7th

April 04, 2019
April 7 is World Health Day, and what better day is there to focus on things you can do right now to improve and maintain the health of your eyes? Maybe there is a bad habit you need to break that you never realized has an impact on your eyes. Whatever the case may be, here are seven tips to help you get your eye health on the right track […]

Pay Attention to Your Eyes During World Allergy Week

April 02, 2019
World Allergy Week is a time to pay special attention to all the different types and severities of allergies, what causes the body to have allergies, and the many different materials that one may be allergic to. Can you detect the symptoms of allergies and differentiate them from any number of other illnesses?[…]