What You Need To Know About Taking Care Of Your Eyes In The Winter

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Your eyes are one part of your body you have to use daily, which means you need to make sure you are taking great care of your eyes daily. Eye Care Winter Challenges In the winter, the environment provides some extra challenges for your eyes. In the winter, when the temperature drops, the air is not able to hold onto humidity. Even though you might see a lot of rain or snow during the winter months, the low moisture level combined with cold winds means your eyes can quickly get dehydrated and irritated when outside.

9 November 2020

Two Types Of Eye Pain Which Warrant A Trip To Your Eye Care Center

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It is not uncommon to experience eye pain during your life, and luckily eye pain is not often a symptom of a serious medical condition. However, at the same time, eye pain should be acknowledged and addressed rather than ignored. But, when does eye pain become bad enough to cause concern so that it needs a trip to the eye care center? Here are two different types of eye pain which need medical assistance.

14 May 2020

Eyestrain And Other Strange Symptoms: Are Your OTC Reading Glasses Affecting Your Eyes?

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If you experience eyestrain and other symptoms whenever you read anything with small text, exchange your store bought reading glasses for something stronger. Although OTC reading glasses can help you see fine print, they might not be sufficient enough to correct your vision. Learn the effects of wearing OTC reading glasses on your eyes and what you may wear instead below. What Should You Understand About Your Reading Glasses? If you think over-the-counter reading glasses work just as efficiently as prescription eyeglasses do, you may be wrong.

17 July 2019

Is Your Child Ready For School? 4 Specialists They Should See Before The New School Year Begins

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Now that school is about to start, it's time to start scheduling the exams. You know that you'll need to take your child in for their school physical. However, you might not realize that there are some other exams that your child will need before school starts. Here are four specialists that your child should see before the new school year begins. Optometrist Now that your child is heading back to school, they'll need to have an eye examination.

15 August 2018

Proper Eye Wear Care

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If you have vision problems that cause you to be in the position where you need to wear prescription glasses to see better, then you want to make sure you have a clear understanding of ways you should go about caring for your glasses. There may be more to taking care of them than you realize. Here are some great tips that you want to follow so you know you are treating your prescription glasses the way you should:

24 March 2018

Types Of Retina Surgery That Can Save Your Eyesight

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Retina surgery is done to repair a hole, tear, or other damage to your retina, such as a detachment. There are a few types of surgery that can repair retinal damage. Sometimes, surgery is needed on an emergency basis to prevent permanent vision loss. Other times, surgery can be scheduled at a convenient time, and it is often done in your eye doctor's office as an outpatient. Here is a look at a few of the surgical procedures that can repair damage to your retina and possibly save your vision.

28 December 2017

Have You Not Seen An Eye Doctor As An Adult? Get An Exam For An Eye Prescription

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Once you become an adult and move out of your parents' house, you will start to take responsibility for almost everything in your life. In the past, one of your parents may have scheduled appointments with doctors, dentists, and eye professionals. It is easy to get into a habit of forgetting or procrastinating with taking care of these things on your own. If you know that your vision is not as great as it could be, you should make the commitment to getting an eye exam so that you can receive an eye prescription.

28 August 2017