Summer Eyewear Care: Tips and Tricks
03-15-22

  Summer is a busy time. People travel more, take vacations, and enjoy outdoor hobbies. This increase in movement can wreak havoc on your eyewear. Scratched lenses, broken frames, lost contacts, and glasses are byproducts of summer activities. While it is a tall task to stop any eyewear issues from arising during the summer, we […]

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Different Types of Eyeglasses
02-15-22

Eyeglasses are arguably the most important accessory you have at your disposal. They improve your vision, allowing you to drive, work, and live safely. They also double as a fashion choice, adding a stylish element to your look. Eyeglasses are no longer generic black-rimmed, one-size-fits-all throwaways (although those are still considered a classic). With different […]

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Could Eye Makeup Hurt My Eyes?
01-15-22

Millions of people use makeup daily. It is a relatively safe method of beauty enhancement. Wearing eye makeup to enhance the overall look of the eyes is also a popular way to express your unique style. But can eye makeup hurt your eyes? Your eyes are very sensitive, and adding makeup to these delicate body […]

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Allergies and Eyes: What You Need to Know
12-15-21

Have you ever wondered how allergies affect your eyes and cause so much trouble? If you’re a sufferer, you likely have. Allergies cause misery for many people during the spring and summer months. Some people are even affected all year long. Sneezing, runny noses, and itchy and watery eyes can ruin a picnic, family reunion, […]

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The 7 Most Asked Questions About Dry Eyes
11-15-21

If you have ever experienced the pain of dry eyes, you know how irritating and frustrating it can be. This common eye ailment can be a problem for anyone. Typically, blinking coats your eye with “tear film.” This film is a three-layered substance made of mucous, oil, and water, and generated by your tear ducts […]

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7 Important Questions to Ask Your Eye Doctor
10-15-21

Patients can sometimes treat eye appointments as a run-of-the-mill, once-or-twice-a-year obligation that they don’t have to take seriously. The reality is that your eyes and eyesight are important everyday life organs and functions. Therefore, patients should take appointments, exams, eyewear, and all facets of eye health seriously. It’s never too late to treat your eye […]

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Tips for People New to Contact Lenses
09-15-21

One of the more common things eye doctors get asked are tips for patients new to contact lenses. This is because contacts are admittedly higher maintenance, but that doesn’t mean you should avoid them. Depending on your lifestyle and daily activities, contacts may be more beneficial and convenient than eyeglasses. If you are new to […]

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Eye Myths Busted
08-15-21

For generations, eye health and care myths have spread on countless playgrounds, at dinner tables, and in schools. Everyone has heard these all-time classics: “Eat carrots for good eyesight.” “Don’t cross your eyes, or they will stay that way.” “Sitting too close to the TV will damage your eyesight.” Just how accurate are these myths? […]

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Signs You Need New Glasses or Contacts
07-15-21

You may think simply purchasing and wearing contacts or glasses is fine and that there isn’t much more to take care of beyond that. But did you know that eye and vision health can change yearly? For that reason, it is essential to have annual eye exams and prescription changes when necessary. It may be […]

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Healthy Eye Habits You Should Start Today
06-15-21

Practicing healthy habits that enrich your life is a great idea at any given point in time. However, starting those habits early in life will allow you to reap the benefits longer. Practicing habits that will prolong your eye health and sight, like avoiding looking directly into the sun and keeping unclean fingers out of […]

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