Taking Care of Your Eyes as You Age

Early Detection Of Macular Degeneration

According to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation, macular degeneration affects more than 10 million Americans, making it the top cause of vision loss in the United States. While there’s no cure for macular degeneration, there are treatments that can delay the progression of the disease. Many people don’t have noticeable symptoms during the early stages […]

How To Make Wearing Your Glasses Easier And More Comfortable

Wearing your glasses can be an awesome experience because you are able to accessorize your face at all times, but it can also be frustrating. Your glasses might not always fit right because you might have fallen asleep while wearing them or taken them off with only one hand, causing them to bend against your […]

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Don’t Let Your Vision Run Away: How Runners Benefit From Eye Protection

As a runner, do you get tired of dust and bugs getting into your eyes and causing sties? Do you often getting a headache due to the glare from the sun? Are you concerned about your risk of skin cancer on your eyelids and near your eyes? Although running is a fantastic way of getting […]

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Mulling Over A Choice Between Glasses Or Contacts

Whether you’ve been wearing glasses for most of your life or have recently entered the world of correcting vision impairment, the choice between glasses or contacts can be a difficult one. Comfort and fashion are often at odds during the glasses debate, but before you decide based on personal fears and assumptions, have a discussion […]

Diseases And Disorders Diagnosed With A Comprehensive Dilated Eye Exam

A comprehensive dilated eye exam is an invaluable diagnostic process that allows your optometrist to spot and diagnose many illnesses, including those associated with the eye and a few that have nothing to do with the eye at all. In this exam, your optometrist administers eye drops to dilate your pupil. This process allows them […]