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Thanksgiving Foods That Promote Eye Health

Thanksgiving is a great time to share a traditional meal with family and to give thanks. This is a time where most people are probably not thinking about their eye health. That being said, many of the foods served in a traditional Thanksgiving feast actually promote good eye health. These staples are rich in nutrients […]

Double Vision

Double vision, also known as “seeing double” or the medical term diplopia is the perception of two images of a single object. This occurs when two non-matching images are sent to the part of the brain that processes visual input. Over time, the brain eventually begins to compensate for this misinformation by suppressing one signal […]

Understanding Dry Eye

Dry eye is a common yet often underestimated condition that affects millions of people worldwide. Characterized by insufficient tear production or poor tear quality, dry eye can lead to discomfort, irritation, and even impact daily activities. Fortunately, advancements in optometry have paved the way for innovative solutions to provide relief to those suffering from dry […]

Convergence Insufficiency

Convergence Insufficiency is a very common visual issue that is frequently misdiagnosed as lazy eye, is difficult to notice by the observer, and is not recognized by the normal 20/20 eye test. Convergence Insufficiency affects approximately five out of every hundred children and adults. What is convergence insufficiency? Convergence Insufficiency is a vision impairment that […]

Pediatric Eye Care and Contact Lenses

Pediatric Eye Care and Contact Lenses

With so much going on in your children’s lives, it can be difficult to keep up. However, it’s important to make sure they can see the world in front of them as clearly as possible. Did you know that children should have their first eye exam around the age of six months? If the first […]

Boost Your Athletic Performance with Eye Workouts: Tips for Athletes

Boost Your Athletic Performance with Eye Workouts: Tips for Athletes

In sports, having spot-on vision is critical to success. While a good physical condition is essential for athletes, having healthy eyes is equally important. In this blog post, we will discuss a few things that athletes can do outside of the doctor’s office to give their eyes a strength workout on par with leg day. […]

How Seasonal Allergies Affect Your Eyes

The Impact of Seasonal Allergies on Your Eyes

Spring is a beautiful time of year, but for some people, it can be a season of misery. Itchy, watery, and painful eyes are common symptoms of seasonal allergies that can make the prettiest time of year the most dreadful. The good news is that relief is possible, and in this article, we will discuss […]

Can Amblyopia Be Corrected?

Can Amblyopia Be Corrected?

Amblyopia is, also known as “Lazy eye,” a childhood visual condition that results in a spatial acuity deficit in the affected eye. A lazy eye is the leading cause of vision loss in children. It happens because one or both eyes are unable to build a strong link to the brain. It mostly affects one […]

Blue Light and Protective Lenses

Blue Light and Protective Lenses

It seems as though most of our daily activities involve some sort of electronic device. Whether you are using a computer, cell phone, tablet, or even a smartwatch, our lives seem to be managed by technology to some degree. While these innovations can be extremely helpful in keeping us organized and streamlining our communication, the […]

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