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Top Eye Health Tips for 2021

Top Eye Health Tips for 2021

The health of our eyes is just as important as the health of any other part of our body, particularly when you consider that we use our eyes for virtually every element of our lives every single day. Nevertheless, there are many different problems that can affect them, from refractive errors like near-sightedness to serious and potentially sight-threatening diseases like glaucoma, cataracts, and macular degeneration. Fortunately, there are lots of things that we can do to help preserve the health of our eyes and our vision.
How Much Is Your Vision Worth?

How Much Is Your Vision Worth?

According to the American Academy of Optometry, many people think twice about spending on vision health and purchasing high-quality eyecare products. They usually think that they don’t need extensive eye checks or a pair of premium lenses or eyeglasses.
How to find the best contact lenses for me?

How to find the best contact lenses for me?

Contact lenses are one of the most versatile solutions for improving the vision of patients who have refractive eye problems like nearsightedness or farsightedness. Unlike glasses, they are worn directly on the surface of the eyes.
Signs and Symptoms of Dry Eyes

Signs and Symptoms of Dry Eyes

Dry eyes are one of the most common eye conditions affecting U.S. adults. In fact, most people will experience it at some point during their lifetime, although the symptoms may be fairly mild and as a result, you may not realize that you are suffering from a real and treatable condition.
4 Common Fall Eye Problems

4 Common Fall Eye Problems

Every season presents different challenges for taking care of our eyes. Fall is no exception. Here are 4 of the most common fall eye problems and what you can do to make sure that you don’t suffer unnecessarily.
Why Back-to-School Eye Exams Are Important

Why Back-to-School Eye Exams Are Important

Summer fun is nearly over, and it’s the back-to-school season again. For many families with children, the resumption of classes is a pretty daunting time of year. There seems to be an endless list of things to do to help your kid prepare for the new school year. These include new clothes, school supplies, and fresh haircuts, to name a few. Unfortunately, something equally important, if not more, often gets overlooked: your child’s annual eye exam.
Top 5 Eye Problems Resulting from UV Exposure

Top 5 Eye Problems Resulting from UV Exposure

UV light can be just as dangerous for our eyes as it can for our skin. Nevertheless, very few people are aware of the negative effects that persistent UV exposure can have on the health of their eyes and their vision.
UV Eye Protections FAQs

UV Eye Protections FAQs

Our eyes are extremely sensitive and if we are to maintain their health and our vision for as long as possible, we need to take adequate steps to protect them from the many hazards that could affect them. One of the greatest threats to them, particularly in summer, comes in the form of UV damage. UV - ultraviolet – radiation is produced by the sun all the time, even on cloudy days. However, in the summer we tend to spend more time outside, increasing the exposure of our eyes to harmful UV rays.
Can Allergies Cause Dry Eyes?

Can Allergies Cause Dry Eyes?

Normally, when the eye is experiencing some irritation, resulting from a foreign substance, one of its first reactions is to produce tears to flush out the irritant before it causes damage to the eye. Some people are more sensitive to their environment and react to things like dust that does not irritate most people.
Why Sunglasses Are Important for Eye Health

Why Sunglasses Are Important for Eye Health

A pair of sunglasses has gone beyond being a mere fashion accessory. Apart from completing your ensemble for the day, sunglasses also do a great job of protecting your eyes. Studies show that eyes are susceptible to damage from the elements and from the sun’s UV rays. It’s important to maintain your optimal eye health and sunglasses can help you do it. If you’re not in the habit of wearing a good pair each time you go out, here are some reasons to get you started immediately.