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January 16, 2023
Most people think that all contact lenses are similar. But if you are a contact lens wearer, you know the many differences between them. They may have a similar design and shape, but they have different uses.
December 22, 2022
Winter brings many environmental changes that can affect our bodies, such as drier conditions. For example, your skin may feel rough and your hands may crack. Another body part that may be affected by these changes is your eyes. It is common for people to experience dry eyes during the winter.
November 9, 2022
A significant change in eyeglass prescriptions may entail new eyeglasses. It can also refer to settling with your current prescription after a period of changes. Those who wear spectacles need to check their prescription at some point. To do this, you need to visit your eye doctor.
October 12, 2022
According to the American Optometric Association, an individual may get a new pair of eyeglasses each year. This is because vision continually changes. Vision will keep on changing until a certain point. By then, you can expect to wear a stable pair of prescription eyeglasses. If you want to know when your eyes stop going through changes, here are some details you should consider.
October 6, 2022
Dry eye is a condition that affects millions of people around the world. It is a common complaint that usually affects seniors but can affect people of all ages. It occurs when insufficient or poor-quality tears fail to lubricate the eyes properly. It may be due to blocked meibomian glands or other eye conditions.
September 7, 2022
Pink eye, also known as conjunctivitis, is an infection that affects the inner eyelid surface. This membrane is known as the conjunctiva and pink eye may also affect the white of the eye or the sclera. It mainly causes inflammation and a type of discharge from the eyes.
August 29, 2022
Ever had trouble focusing on faraway objects? Myopia is a condition that causes this issue with focusing. More than 20 percent of the world’s entire population has this problem, and it is possible to slow down its progression in children and adolescents.
August 8, 2022
More than 150 million Americans rely on corrective lenses for clear vision. Prescription glasses and contact lenses are effective at correcting vision however using them daily can present challenges. Fortunately, Ortho-K is a fantastic alternative.
August 3, 2022
Most people spend hours staring at computer screens which has led to an increase in computer vision syndrome. If you suffer from constant headaches and eyestrain, it can affect your well-being and quality of life. When you experience these symptoms due to eye misalignment, you can get prescription lenses with a contoured prism. These lenses help realign the eyes and relieve nerve pressure.
July 27, 2022
Millions of people around the world suffer from chronic dry eye syndrome. The numbers keep growing every day. The problem occurs due to inadequate lubrication of the eyes. It often results from blocked glands, insufficient tear production, or imbalanced tear composition. If your eyes are scratchy, irritated, or red, you may need to consider MiBoFlo® Thermoflo or Intense Light (IPL) therapy. Continue reading to find out more about the two treatments.