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February 12, 2019
An elderly man that is about to put a medicine drop in his eye for glaucoma. He is wearing a blue striped shirt.

Slow Down Your Glaucoma Progression

More than 200,000 Americans are diagnosed with glaucoma each year. This is a disease that damages the optic nerve of the eye over time, leading to […]
February 4, 2019

Love Your Eyes with These Eye Health Tips

Visiting the eye doctor is an easy way to make sure your eyes stay healthy through the years. Eye doctors can spot the smallest signs of […]
January 15, 2019
A young teen guy and girl that are in front of a ton of fruits and vegetables. They are holding up cut peppers and looking through them at the camera.

How Nutrition Can Affect Your Eye Health

Your nutrition plays a major role in how your body functions, and even how long it lasts. That is no less true with your eyes. A […]
January 2, 2019

Better Eye Health in 2019

Want to have better eye health this year? You can! Everyone can achieve better eye health with the right changes with daily habits, lifestyle, nutrition and […]
December 14, 2018
An eye professional is examining a patient's eye for an eye infection.

Protecting Your Eyes from Infection

  Did you know that you could avoid certain eye problems by simply not touching your eyes? This can actually be something that is pretty hard […]
November 13, 2018
A woman in an eye doctor's office that is looking at a model of the eye with the doctor.

Diabetes Awareness Month: Time to Check Your Eyes

  November is diabetes awareness month. Diabetes is a chronic condition that affects overall health and how well certain organs function in the body. One such […]
October 25, 2018
A view of an elderly woman and a young woman side by side. The camera is zoomed in so you can only see one eye from each woman.

Your Eyes and Aging

With aging, eyesight naturally and gradually declines. The sharpness of objects and the vividness of colors can fade. Many experience a loss of reading vision and […]
October 18, 2018
Woman having a vision test done by an eye doctor to test for vision changes.

What is an OCT and What Does it Do?

OCT stands for Optical Coherence Tomography. Put most simply, the OCT takes pictures of the back of your eye. Why is this important? The OCT helps […]
October 11, 2018
A photo that is a collage of about 8 different people in Halloween costumes looking at the camera with various facial expressions.

October is Halloween Safety Month

  Did you know that a Halloween costume accessory could lead to blindness? The American Academy of Ophthalmology is warning the public against wearing costume-contact lenses […]