September 10, 2018

4 Eye Habits That Keep Your Vision Healthy

When most people think about the process of healthy aging, anti-wrinkle cream may come to mind. But in America, where one in three people suffers from a vision-impairing eye condition by the age of 65, healthy aging requires establishing good habits early in life to protect vision and eyes. While an underlying disease may not cause every change in vision […]
August 14, 2018

The Importance of Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month

This August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month. While most parents go above and beyond to keep their children safe, it is easy to neglect regular examinations of the eyes, arguably the most important sensory organ of the body. A critical part of maintaining your child’s health should include annual trips to an eye doctor. Often parents rely on […]
July 11, 2018

UV Safety Month: How Summer Rays Harm Eyes

While we all know that UV rays can damage eyes, few people realize the extent to which UV rays are present in daily activities. It is easy to neglect proper eye safety without realizing you are doing so. Though it is typical for people to use sunglasses when brightness outdoors becomes overwhelming, it’s important to know the hidden UV risks, […]
July 3, 2018

Don’t Let Fireworks Harm Your Eyes

With Independence Day approaching, fireworks are often considered a big part of the festivities for many families celebrating this holiday. However, these explosives come at a cost: thousands of men, women, and children are admitted to the emergency room with traumatic eye injuries in the two weeks leading up to Independence Day and afterward. The Consumer Product Safety Commission released […]