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Healthy Eyes and Diabetes

Diabetes is a common disease that limits the body’s ability to produce or properly use insulin for maintaining blood sugar. The effects of diabetes can cause damage to many different parts of the body, but did you know they can also harm your eyes? Drastic blood sugar spikes can cause vision loss through retinal diseases, […]

Eye Protection – Five Ways to Protect Your Eyes on the Field

Eye protection should be one of your biggest concerns when playing sports. Think about the most recent basketball, football, or baseball game you watched. Do you remember what protective gear the players were wearing? You’ll probably recall seeing mouthguards, helmets, and knee or elbow pads. But, do you remember seeing protective eye coverings? Too often […]

Blepharitis – Could Be What’s Causing Your Eyes to Itch

Blepharitis could be the cause of your itchy, dry eyes, and a simple treatment using BlephEx could be the treatment that you have been looking for. What is Blepharitis? Blepharitis is a chronic, inflammatory disease of the eyelids caused by an overgrowth of normal bacteria living along the lid and base of the eyelashes that effects over […]

Eye Health and Safety Tips for Computer Users

Eye health and safety is something to be taken very seriously, in fact, each day over 2,000 Americans suffer an eye injury. We usually think of work-related eye injuries as construction work, landscaping, and welding. Well, office work can be just as dangerous to your eyesight. One common eye problem is computer vision syndrome. Consistently […]

Cataract Laser Eye Surgery Q & A – Corrective Eye Center

You’ve been diagnosed with cataracts, and your ophthalmologist is recommending cataract laser eye surgery. Here are some answers to a few common questions. How soon do I need to have my cataracts removed? Everyone has a different level of tolerance for blurred vision, glary vision, dim vision, etc. Some people are simply more alert. If […]

Now is the Time to Use Your Medical Insurance

The end of the year is quickly approaching and that means the end of most of your insurance plan benefits. In most cases, unused medical insurance benefits from this year will not be carried over to the new year. So, you should use it before your deductible resets. This also means you should take advantages of any […]