Monthly Archives: July 2022

Thanksgiving Foods That Promote Eye Health

There’s nothing quite like roasted turkey, green bean casserole, cranberry sauce, mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie. The Thanksgiving table is certainly a symbol of abundance, a meal that nourishes the bond of family and tradition. The foods on this list have another bonus: they’re great for your eyesight! Here are several of the most popular… Read More


Battling Blindness: Types, Symptoms, Causes, & Prevention

Blindness is a term that refers to both legal blindness and visual impairment. It is estimated that 2.2 billion people worldwide suffer from some degree of blindness or visual impairment, and approximately half of these are due to preventable or treatable causes. What Is Blindness? The definition of blindness is vision that is so poor… Read More


The Connection Between Sleep And Eye Health

When we don’t manage to get a full night’s sleep, we feel it long into the next day. With hectic schedules and a fast-paced way of life, sometimes sleep isn’t as high up on our priority list as it should be. Studies show that sleep deprivation has similar effects on the body and mind as… Read More


The Importance of Back-To-School Eye Exams

With school starting up again soon, now is a great time to bring your child in for their yearly eye exam before classes start! Classroom Vision Problems Are Varied Reports estimate that 10% of preschoolers have a vision problem significant enough to impact learning, and being nearsighted or farsighted aren’t the only problems they can have with… Read More


UV Rays And Your Vision

Summer is an exciting time full of fun activities, but they can be less enjoyable for your eyes if you don’t have the proper protection. A lot of us do more outdoor activities in the summer than in other seasons, and that exposes our eyes to more harmful UV rays from the sun. That’s why… Read More


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