• Remember when you were younger and your mom told you to eat your carrots so that you’d have good eyesight? While you may have thought this advice was silly, it actually is partially true! Maintaining a healthy diet full of nutrient rich vegetables can benefit your vision and your general health. Here are a few […]

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  • How Vision Changes As We Age

    Our bodies are constantly changing as we age.  We physically start losing strength and muscle mass; our eyes suffer the same decline in health and performance. The changes to the performance of eyes as you age is normal.  Some common ailments are presbyopia, cataracts, glaucoma, macular degeneration, and diabetic retinopathy.  You can correct some of […]

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  • Glaucoma is a condition where damage to the optic nerve causes vision loss and blindness.  There are methods of early detection, and along with treatment, there are ways to help keep the eye healthy and safe from significant vision loss.    Causes Glaucoma usually occurs when there is pressure that builds up inside the eye. […]

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  • If you’ve drank alcohol before, you might’ve noticed some temporary changes in your vision (like blurry or double vision). While some of the short term effects may seem obvious, if abused regularly, alcohol can actually damage your eyes in the long term as well. You May Notice These Issues While Drinking Alcohol Increased Sensitivity to […]

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  • What is an Astigmatism?

    Most people who wear glasses will have heard the word “astigmatism” at some point.  What exactly is it, and how does it affect people and their sight?  An astigmatism simplyput is when your eye isn’t completely round.  It could either bend out like a football, or in like a spoon. How it’s shaped will determine […]

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