When you loose sight of the fine details of our beautiful world – UNDERSTANDING AGE-RELATED MACULA DEGENERATION(AMD)When you loose sight of the fine details of our beautiful world
Introduction Vision is such an essential part of our lives, so much of what we do and enjoy depends upon the ability to see clearly, if your vision begins to fail, it can cause such great anxiety. And really, it does fail! It is therefore smart to gain some peace of mind by understanding at […]
Diet Matters to Eye Health, but It Isn’t Everything
Eating carrots might not really give you great night vision, but certain foods do have eye health benefits. Choosing good, nutritious foods to eat is critical for overall health. There are also a few ways it will specifically help to keep our eyes healthier. One important reason is that it lowers our risk of developing […]
How Often Should You Go For Eye Check?
Eye health is a little different than dental health, but preventative care is still a good idea, even when you don’t need a new prescription for your glasses or contacts. The human eye is incredibly complex and there are a lot of different ways something could go wrong. Regular eye appointments are a crucial way […]
Old makeup Can Cause Eye Irritation and Infection
We’re very happy that modern makeup is free of ingredients like lead, arsenic, and mercury. Still, that doesn’t mean it’s all perfectly safe to have around the eyes. The old saying might be “beauty is pain,” but as eye health professionals, we have to draw the line at beauty regimens that risk eye infection and injury. […]
Encourage Your Child to Choose Their Own Frames
Kids often struggle to adjust because they are already used to not being able to see clearly. Hence, the strange feeling of the glasses on their nose and ears and possibly teasing from their peers might not seem like a great trade for clear vision. What is a parent to do? Good eyesight is crucial […]
Symptoms of an Undiagnosed Vision Problem
There is a wide range of vision problems that have nothing to do with refractive errors like nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. These problems tend to go massively undiagnosed, leading to all kinds of difficulties. Symptoms of an Undiagnosed Vision Problem Crossed eyes and lazy eyes are pretty easy to spot, but quite a few symptoms […]
Do Your Eyes Hurt When You Use a Digital Device?
Many who have to rely heavily on digital devices for work have felt the discomfort of digital eye strain. Even if you’re on a device for social or entertainment reasons rather than professional ones, you might be familiar with this problem too. It only takes two hours of screen time per day to give us […]