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Tips for Relieving Your Dry Eyes

Tips for Relieving Your Dry Eyes

Do you have dry eyes? Dry eyes can cause a host of uncomfortable symptoms, and many people do not realize they suffer from this problem. This issue is common for people living across the United States, and especially for those living in a notoriously dry climate....

Common Clues Your Child May Need Glasses

Common Clues Your Child May Need Glasses

Do you remember how old you were when you got your first pair of glasses? How did you know you needed them? Were you having trouble seeing clearly at school? Many children and teenagers discover that they have vision problems when they are in middle or high school....

Seasonal Allergies Affect the Eyes

Seasonal Allergies Affect the Eyes

There are several approaches to try when it comes to treating eye allergies. Some methods work better than others, so if one does not alleviate your symptoms, it’s crucial to try another line of attack.

Best Ways to Clean Eyeglasses

Best Ways to Clean Eyeglasses

If you wear eyeglasses, you’re undoubtedly aware of how quickly they can get dirty. From fingerprints to facial oil, to smudges from various sources, it’s challenging to keep a pair of glasses spotless for more than a short time.

Is it Time for Reading Glasses?

Is it Time for Reading Glasses?

If you’re over the age of 40 and you’ve noticed that reading is getting harder and harder without squinting, it might be time for reading glasses. Many people resist their growing need for reading glasses as long as possible. However, reading glasses make it much...

10 Common Eye Care Qs and As

10 Common Eye Care Qs and As

Do you have eye care questions? Look no further. We have answers! With decades of combined optometry experience, our team fields questions from patients every day. Our focus is your eye health and your vision, and our priority is listening to your concerns, answering...

Sunglasses Protect Your Eyes

Sunglasses Protect Your Eyes

Sunglasses aren’t just for making a fashion statement. They might look good on your face, but decent sunglasses are designed to protect your eyes from harmful UV rays. If you regularly purchase them from a grocery or convenience store, make sure to look at the label...

Tips for Avoiding Eye Injuries

Tips for Avoiding Eye Injuries

Unless your profession requires protective eye gear, you probably don’t spend a lot of time thinking about protecting your eyes from avoidable injuries. Unfortunately, preventable eye injuries are not uncommon. People visit eye doctors and even emergency rooms for eye...

Advice for Preventing Computer Eye Strain

Advice for Preventing Computer Eye Strain

How many hours a day do you look at a screen? If you tally the number of hours you spend looking at a computer, cell phone or mobile device, and television, you'll be surprised to learn precisely how much time you spend each day in front of a screen. If you’re like...

Swimming with Contacts: Can You Wear Them?

Swimming with Contacts: Can You Wear Them?

One of the most common questions optometrists receive regarding swimming with contacts is simple… “Can I wear contacts in the water?” While the answer is technically “yes.” You can physically get into a swimming pool, a lake, or the ocean while you are wearing contact...