Now that summer is here, swimming is probably in a lot of people’s minds as it is such a fun summer activity. However, it does have its inherent risks. Not a lot of people realize this, but the biggest threat is to your eyes. Fortunately, there are a few easy ways you can protect your […]
During menopause, the body produces less androgen, estrogen and progesterone. This causes a variety of unpleasant symptoms including hot flashes, irritability, insomnia and, in extreme cases, even depression. These are all common symptoms that many people are familiar with but what few people know about is that menopause also causes dry eye.
Macular degeneration is an eye disease that causes damage to your retina. It’s actually one of the leading causes of vision loss among millions of Americans. In fact, a study shows that following a poor diet can actually increase your risk of running into age-related macular degeneration or AMD.
Getting a new pair of eyeglass frames can be an exciting prospect for some people as it’s a chance to improve their eyesight as well as a way to elevate their style. However, some people might feel overwhelmed due to the variety of materials and styles available. While plastic is the most common material out […]
Contact lenses and eyeglasses have long been the most convenient and safest ways to improve one’s eyesight. It’s actually one of the most reliable and accessible devibes for vision correction. However, wearing them for extended periods can also be tiring, allowing for the hassle of cleaning, storing, and taking care of the lenses. While they […]
Your eyes perform complex processes to give you the ability to see and discern objects and images from varying distances. This is why taking care of these sensory organs. However, it can be confusing to know that there are different eye care professionals in this field of medicine you need to consider. Should you visit […]