Monthly Archives: May 2016

Like what you see? Take care of your eyes

In the eye care business, we frequently hear our patients downplay the importance of contact lenses maintenance and scheduled replacement: “I know I’m not supposed to sleep in my contacts, but… it happens.” “My contacts are scheduled replacement lenses; I … Continue reading

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Your Vision in Childhood

You’ve noticed your child squinting. Does he have a vision problem? Squinting can be a sign of nearsightedness, or myopia, as your eye doctor would call it. Nearsightedness is just one of several common childhood vision problems. One out of … Continue reading

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Adult Eye Exams

It’s important for adults to have eye exams on a regular basis to check for problems. Regular eye exams are critical for detecting: Glaucoma Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) Cataracts Diabetic retinopathy But everyone needs regular eye exams. This is particularly important if … Continue reading

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Eye Health and Blepharitis

Blepharitis is an inflammation of the eyelids, usually caused by an excess growth of bacteria that is ordinarily found on the skin, blockage of the eyelid’s oil glands, and occasionally allergies. Blepharitis is a common eye condition, causing the eyelids … Continue reading

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