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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 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 28, 2018

Screen Time: How Is It Affecting Your Eyes?

According to recent studies, the world is becoming more nearsighted as the years go by. Currently, about 42% of people in the United States have nearsightedness, […]
December 17, 2018
A young blonde girl that has an eye device on her face to measure her eye prescription. She is smiling and is in front of various technology machines in an eye doctor's office.

Technology to Help Your Vision

  Technology can help make you better from illness, prevent diseases and to treat conditions you already have. There are amazing advances in eye technology that […]
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 […]
November 6, 2018
A man and a woman optometrist in white professional coats looking at each other. They are standing in front of a wall of glasses.

Vision Changes in Men and Women

  After age 40 and especially 60, eyesight can diminish and vision problems are more common. However, vision is actually different depending on if you are […]
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 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 […]