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EyeStyle- A Lifestyle for the Eyes

Dry eye is a multi-factorial disease requiring a comprehensive examination to identify the causative factors and treatment plans unique to an individual. However, there are several simple lifestyle changes that you can incorporate to improve your overall eye health. Screen Time = Mean time Constant electronic device use (let’s be real-we are always looking at […]

Just Add Water? A Dry Eye Series by the Dry Eye Doctor

Dry eye disease affects an estimated 60 million Americans and is quickly becoming one of the most common reasons patients are scheduling an appointment with eye care providers. Tears are essential for healthy eyes and optimal visual performance. If tears are deficient or of incorrect consistency, you can start experiencing symptoms of dry eye inflammation, […]

The Effects of Blue Light on Eyes

The Effects of Blue Light on Eyes

Given our modern lifestyles, most of us spend the majority of our waking hours staring at a digital screen. Studies suggest that 60% of people spend more than 6 hours a day in front of a digital device. When looking into these screens, our eyes are directly looking into blue light. Sources of blue light […]

Healthy Foods for Your Eyes

Healthy Foods For Your Eyes

Everyone has heard that carrots are rich in nutrients that promote healthy eyes-but did you know there are several other eye-friendly foods you can incorporate into your diet? Here are 8 foods that can help you attain good ocular health! Vegetables Red Bell Peppers Bell peppers provide the most vitamin C per calorie – providing […]

How Diabetes Can Affect Your Eyes & Vision

How Diabetes Can Affect Your Eyes & Vision

It is a known fact that diabetes seriously affects a person’s quality of life. It can cause long-term damages to different organs of the patient’s body. As per National Institutes of Health, almost 29 million people are suffering from diabetes in the US alone. Moreover, there are 86 million people who are at pre-diabetes stages. […]

Don’t Forget Your Sunglasses!

Don’t Forget Your Sunglasses!

Summer is one of the most fun times of the year. With the warmer temperatures, you can finally enjoy all of those outdoor activities that your family loves. While you’re fishing on the boat, building sand castles at the beach or relaxing by the pool, don’t forget about the potential dangers that the sun brings. […]

The Importance of Annual Eye Exams

Regardless of your age, annual eye exams are extremely important for detecting common eye diseases and determining your prescription for eye glasses or contacts. Your eyes are always changing which is why we recommend scheduling an eye exam every year.  Because vision is such a central part of your daily life, ensuring that your eyes […]

Steps To Help Prevent Diabetic Eye Diseases

5 Steps To Help Prevent Diabetic Eye Diseases

Did you know people with diabetes have a high risk of developing eye diseases, such as, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and cataracts?  Here are 5 ways to help prevent further eye problems: 1. Visit Your Optometrist You should visit your eye doctor for a detailed check-up at least once a year. Diabetic eye diseases in their […]

Ocular Migraines Symptoms Causes and Treatment

Ocular Migraines: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Ocular migraines are non-permanent, visual disturbances that can have an effect on either one or both of your eyes. Such migraines are usually painless and will sometimes lead to blindness in one eye for a short time, usually less than an hour. It is a rare problem, and researchers suggest that its symptoms will manifest […]

Blepharitis

What is Blepharitis? Blepharitis is an inflammatory disease of the eyelids caused by an accumulation of biofilm along the lid margin. Do I Have It? Common symptoms include dryness, itching, crust or debris flaking, and scratchy eyes. However, some patients don’t experience any of these these symptoms and are in the advanced stages of blepharitis. […]


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