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Getting Help With My Vision

One day when I was at work, I realized that I was having a hard time making out the memos and texts that were right in front of me. Instead of ignoring the issue, I decided to meet with an eye doctor. Although I was sure that the problem was nothing or temporary, the doctor explained to me that I suffered from a degenerative eye disease. I was devastated, but I knew that I needed to press on. It has been a rough few years, but I have learned a lot about the journey. Check out this blog for information and motivation about eye care challenges.

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4 Serious Health Conditions That Can Be Detected Through A Routine Eye Exam
16 February 2018

Many people assume that they only need to make an

Three Ways Smoking Affects Your Eyesight
1 December 2017

One important thing smokers should realize about t

5 Tips For Wearing Contact Lenses
7 September 2017

The key to helping you see better may rest in wear

The Benefits Of Sunglasses For Patients Who Do Not Need Prescription Lenses
14 August 2017

If you wear prescription glasses, you probably und

What Type Of Contact Lens Is Right For You?
6 April 2016

There are many types of contacts available.  

4 Serious Health Conditions That Can Be Detected Through A Routine Eye Exam

Many people assume that they only need to make an appointment with an eye doctor when they need a new prescription for their glasses or contacts. While that is the main reason that many see an eye doctor, a comprehensive eye exam can actually provide information about your overall health that is very important. Thus, even if you don't need corrective lenses, it is still important to get regular eye exams. Read More 

Three Ways Smoking Affects Your Eyesight

One important thing smokers should realize about the harms of smoking is that it literally affects every organ in your body, including your eyes. Risking your eyesight is definitely something you want to consider. All the different ways smoking can affect your eyesight leads to blindness, which can change your life completely. Here are three of the specific ways smoking can seriously damage your eyesight: AMD: AMD is age-related macular degeneration. Read More 

5 Tips For Wearing Contact Lenses

The key to helping you see better may rest in wearing contact lenses. These offer you some benefits and knowing what some of these may entice you to start using these. Of course, you will need to see your eye professional to determine the type that is best suited to meet your needs. Being aware of specific tips when wearing contact lenses can be helpful to you. Tip #1: Wash your hands Read More 

The Benefits Of Sunglasses For Patients Who Do Not Need Prescription Lenses

If you wear prescription glasses, you probably understand the benefits of wearing prescription sunglasses. Not only will they improve your vision, but they also reduce glare and sunlight that may affect your vision while driving or being outside. Wearing sunglasses is also beneficial for patients who do not require vision correction, but most people do not realize how helpful they can be to their eyes and underlying vision. Here are a few benefits of wearing sunglasses, even without prescription lenses. Read More 

What Type Of Contact Lens Is Right For You?

There are many types of contacts available.  While this is great for consumers, it can also be overwhelming for first time contact wearers to know where to start.  The following are some different options available and the benefits of each. Gas Permeable Contact Lenses GP lenses transmit oxygen and are made of rigid, durable plastic.  Although they are rigid, they are not what used to be called "hard contact lenses."  Because oxygen can be transmitted through the lens, the user does not have to rely on tears to make it under the contact with each blink. Read More