eye health

People across the nation are practicing “social distancing” as a way to minimize the spread of COVID19. This change in daily activities can help to manage the pandemic, but individuals need to consider how staying at home will impact other areas of their health. For example, many people are spending more time looking at digital […]

A small problem with your eyes can lead to serious complications and even vision impairment in the future. So, it is important to maintain regular eye exams so that your optometrist can assist with early diagnosis when applicable. One common problem that is evaluated in the exam is glaucoma. Damaging Effects of Pressure in the […]

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, many people are talking about relationships and love. While it is important to do something thoughtful for your significant other, this month is also a great opportunity to consider how you can improve love for yourself. Self-care is one of the best things that you can do to […]

What resolutions have you chosen for 2019? January is the most common time of year to set new goals. This time of year offers an opportunity for a fresh start and a change in habits. Often, the focus for resolutions turns to health goals, such as weight loss or dietary changes. As you are considering […]

Are you having a hard time finding the perfect gift for a loved one this year? Christmas is a fun holiday spent with friends and family, and gift giving is the perfect way to show that you care. But it can sometimes feel overwhelming to pick out the gift that will communicate your love and […]

It has been said that the eyes are the window to the soul. But, did you know that the eyes can be the key to view details about overall health and wellness? Regular eye exams not only check your vision, but these appointments are essential to evaluate potential signs of disease. A complete eye exam […]

Many parents can relate to the battle of trying to manage a child’s screen time during the day. Not only do children want to watch movies, but they are often reaching for smartphones and tablets to play games or talk with their friends. There are benefits to helping your child learn how to use these […]

It’s that time of year: the kids are heading back to school, and most families are getting ready for their regular routines after a fun summer of vacations and camps. Now that school is starting, it is a great time to think about the option to schedule an eye appointment for your child. Vision Problems […]

Spring break is coming soon, and many families are looking forward to the fun activities that will be enjoyed while the kids are out of school. Whether you are planning a big vacation or you are going to have a “staycation” with local activities, it is important that you consider the safety of your family […]

What is happening with your eyes when you are asleep? It is important to give your body a chance to rest at the end of a long day. Even though you are relaxing, there is quite a bit of activity happening in the brain and eyes. Rapid Eye Movement at Night The brain moves through […]