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How to Get Used to Wearing Contacts

Whether you have been wearing glasses for the majority of your life or you recently were told you have vision problems, you might be considering trying out contacts. As a great way to see clearly and look like yourself without having to wear glasses, contact lenses are both effective and can be comfortable as well. […]

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How to Properly Care for Your Contact Lenses

Contact lenses are a great way for individuals to see properly without having to sport a pair of glasses. And with so many options of contact lenses available, it can make your life even easier. If you have monthly disposable contact lenses or something other than daylies, then it’s important to understand how to properly […]

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Diabetes and Your Eyesight

About 29.1 Americans suffer from diabetes— a condition that affects your pancreas’ ability to produce insulin, a chemical that helps to regulate your blood sugar. If left undiagnosed and untreated, diabetes can cause extreme health problems and can even lead to an early death. However, for individuals who are among those millions of Americans who […]

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Cataract Surgery

Laser Cataract Surgery Vs. Small Incision Cataract Surgery

When you have cataracts, your eyes become glazed over and your ability to see straight is often skewed. However, just because your vision is skewed, doesn’t mean that your decision making capabilities have to be. Depending on the severity of your cataracts, your age, and any family history of cataracts, your eye doctor may recommend […]

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The 411 on Glaucoma

Glaucoma is an eye condition that causes damage to your optic nerve and gradually worsens throughout the years. Patients with glaucoma typically lose their peripheral vision and then the disease gradually gets worse over time. If you are concerned that you either have glaucoma or that you might develop it, read on to learn more. […]

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How Often Do You Need an Eye Exam and Why?

You know you should see your dentist twice a year for a dental checkup and cleanings but how often should you visit your optometrist. Acting as your eyes into the world around you, literally, it’s important to make sure that your vision is constantly up to par and functioning properly. Read on to learn more […]

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How to Get Your Little One to Wear Their Glasses

Getting kids to wear their glasses can sometimes be assimilated to herding cats— it can not only seem impossible but it can take more energy that it’s worth. However, if your little one isn’t wearing their glasses, they likely are having a hard time seeing things that are right in front of them and might […]

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3 Things to Check off Your List When Buying Sunglasses

Winter is in full swing and so are the sun’s harsh rays. So how can you fully protect your eyes from the sun this winter? With so many fun styles of sunglasses available on the market, it can be hard to know just what to look for when shopping for sunglasses. However, by using the […]

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Think You Have Cataracts? 3 Steps to Recovery

You may remember seeing a cat as child with eyes that were foggy and glazed over, only to think that the cat maybe belonged to a witch. And although that cat may have in fact belonged to a witch, their eye condition was caused by cataracts. Cataracts are an eye disease that cause your eyes […]

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Choose Your Color: The Joys of Colored Contacts

It can seem like everywhere you turn these days there are ways to change your appearance. If you’re unhappy with your hair, dye it and get hair extensions. If you’re unhappy with your body, join a fitness club. If you’re unhappy with the shape and size of your nose, consider a rhinoplasty. And, even if […]

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