5 Mistakes To Avoid After Cataract Surgery

21 November 2016
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Cataract surgery is a very common procedure, and it is typically done on an out-patient basis. While the surgery itself can be done quickly, there is a recovery time as your eye heals. Most people recover from cataract surgery quickly, as long as they follow some simple guidelines. If you're having cataract surgery in the near future, avoid these common mistakes during your recovery: Expecting to Drive Yourself Home After Surgery Read More 

4 Vision Problems That Women Might Encounter As They Get Older

7 July 2016
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If you're approaching your forties as a female, you might not know that vision problems are another health-related issue that comes along with the change of life. Research shows that women are more likely than men to develop vision problems that lead to age-related blindness. Here are four vision problems you might experience. Cataracts Cataracts are the leading cause ofage-related blindness. If you're a woman, you have an increased risk of developing this vision problem. Read More 

Getting Your First Set of Contacts? Follow These Dos and Don’ts

9 May 2016
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It can be extremely exciting to finally get your first pair of contact lenses, especially if you've been wearing eyeglasses for some time now. However, it is truly important that you follow the care instructions that your optometrist provides to you to ensure that you avoid infections and serious vision problems. Here are a few of the most important dos and don'ts that you will want to ensure you follow to protect your eye health: Read More 

The Eyes Have It: 3 Tips for Avoiding Vision Problems While Playing Video Games

13 April 2016
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If you have kids that enjoy video games, you should know that their eyes may be at risk. This is especially true if they don't take precautions to protect their vision while they're playing. Video games have become one of the most common ways for kids to spend their time. In fact, according to one study, kids between the ages of 8 and 18 spend more than seven hours a day playing video games and consuming other media . Read More 

Follow These Tips When Finding A New Pair Of Sunglasses

17 March 2016
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Sunglasses are not just stylish, but an important way to protect your eyes from the sunlight. Even on cloudy and overcast days, it is good to wear them outdoors so you don't damage your eyes. However, it isn't always easy to find the right pair. Here are some tips to help get you started on your search. Get a Routine Eye Exam Before you start shopping around for sunglasses, it is a good idea to visit the eye doctor. Read More