The Importance of an Eye Exams

Eyes exams are critical for everyone, not just those who may have vision problems or that must wear glasses. Even though you may have had a vision screening at school, or at the Department of Motor Vehicles when you renewed your license, those screenings are not...

Easy Eye Exercises to Help Your Eyesight

A lot of people go to the gym because they understand that exercising their muscles are an important part of staying healthy. What most people do not think about is that their eyes have muscles and exercising their eye muscles is just as important to maintaining good...
What’s a Stye and How is It Treated?

What’s a Stye and How is It Treated?

A stye (also known as a “sty”) is a bump that forms on the outside area of the eyelid, which often times resembles a pimple. Eyelids tend to have a lot of oil glands, particularly around your eyelashes. Issues happen when oil buildup, dirt, or dead skin blocks the...
Signs Your Child May Need to See An Optometrist

Signs Your Child May Need to See An Optometrist

Your children’s eyesight is important, especially as they learn and develop. Having vision problems can lead to issues in schooling that may result in a misdiagnosis for mental health problems. To help you avoid this, it is recommended that you take your child to see...
How Smoking Can Affect Your Vision

How Smoking Can Affect Your Vision

Smoking has many negative effects, causing harm to much of your body. Your eyes, too, can be damaged through smoking. This article will detail some of the common ways that smoking can do damage to your vision. Firstly, long-term smoking has been shown to double the...