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Causes of Watery Eyes and What You Can Do About It

Watery eyes are not usually something you need to be concerned about but it can be annoying when you feel that you are constantly dabbing your eyes with a tissue. Tears are essential for the nourishment and lubrication the human eye. Whenever you blink, you’re washing your eyes with tears produced by the lacrimal glands in your upper eyelids. These  Read More →

Causes and Treatments of Double Vision

Normally, each of your eyes sees a slightly different view of the same object and an intricate system of muscles, nerves and the brain puts these two images together to create one 3D image. When this visual processing system isn’t working correctly or when the eyes point or focus improperly, you may find yourself seeing two of each object. This  Read More →

Your Eyes Give an Indication of Your Overall Health

Did you know that your eyes give an indication of your overall health? Your eyes are connected to many other systems in the human body, making routine eye exams an important part of preventative healthcare, no matter what your age or physical health. Besides testing your vision, a comprehensive eye exam also gives your optometrist a close-up look at the  Read More →

Causes and Treatments for Ocular Migraines

Ocular migraines are rare, only affecting about one out of every 200 people who suffer from migraines. An ocular migraine causes vision loss or blindness lasting less than an hour, along with or following a migraine headache. These episodes are called “retinal,” “ophthalmic” or “monocular” (one eye) migraines. The following describes probable causes and treatments for ocular migraines. Ocular Migraine  Read More →

Boost Your Eye Health with Good Nutrition and Supplements

When it comes to our eyes, what we eat and what our diets may lack can have a lasting effect on the health of our eyes. Diets that include adequate vitamins and minerals will protect your vision for years to come. Surprisingly, there are many vision problems that can be easily corrected with a few minor dietary changes. Here’s how  Read More →

Causes of Eye Twitching and How to Relieve It

Eye twitching is the involuntary blinking or spasm of the eyelid. It isn’t a serious problem but it can be annoying. Usually an eye twitch lasts from a few seconds to a few minutes but, occasionally, eye twitching can last for a few days. It can occur on the lower eye for some people, while others experience it on their  Read More →

How do Routine Eye Exams Help?

Regular health checkups are a necessity, irrespective of your physical health or age. Like any medical checkup, a timely eye exam could help determine a harmful condition you may be suffering from early enough for it to be cured completely. The condition of the eye deteriorates if you allow for such a condition to remain unchecked. Even simple visual deficiencies  Read More →

Optical Defect – Astigmatism

Astigmatism refers to an eye condition that prevents you from focusing properly on an object by creating a sharp image on the retina. The blurred image could be due to an irregularity of the toric curvature of either the lens or the cornea. Essentially, there are two types of astigmatism: regular and irregular. Regular astigmatism is the more common variant,  Read More →

4 Health Conditions You Can Identify With an Eye Exam

People may tell you that you find out a lot about a person by their eyes. How expressive the eyes are about one’s personality is still disputed, but the eyes definitely give you warning signs of certain conditions that affect your health. Ensure that you check these signs regularly so that you can get treatment as soon as possible in  Read More →

Specific Sunglasses for Macular Degeneration Patients

People suffering from macular degeneration must take extra precautions to protect their eyes from the sun. Generally, eye doctors will only tell you that you need a pair of sunglasses while you are outdoors. This may not be sufficient to keep you safe from the inconveniences the condition can really cause. Doctors should prescribe specific sunglasses meant to take best  Read More →


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