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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.
June 14, 2022
Scheduling routine eye exams is the best way to keep your vision clear and your eyes healthy. During the exam, your eyes will be examined, and you may receive a prescription for corrective lenses. The prescription is essential to get eyeglasses or contact lenses that suit your eyes best.
June 3, 2022
Are you planning to switch to wearing contact lenses? If so, you will be joining the more than 45 million Americans who wear contacts. Contact lenses help correct different refractive errors, including myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism, and presbyopia. The lenses can also help treat eye conditions such as damaged cornea and keratoconus.
May 5, 2022
As you age, a lot of things will change about your body. One of the first things you will notice changing is your vision. However, not all is lost. You can correct these problems using prescription lenses and improved lighting. The best way is to prevent the fast change by keeping your eyes healthy as you age. Do this by making some simple lifestyle adjustments.