Surprising Causes of Dry Eye

Surprising Causes of Dry Eye

Occasionally, everyone will have red eyes or irritated, dry eyes. It is usually the result of spending too much time doing computer work, an environmental irritant, or not getting enough sleep. For those people who have problems with irritated eyes day after day, it...
Visual Hygiene to Reverse Dry Eye

Visual Hygiene to Reverse Dry Eye

Solutions to your dry eye problem may not be what you would typically expect. Here are some surprising, yet effective solutions to relieve your dry and itchy eyes. Remember to Blink If we get in the habit of locking in for near-point work, our respiration and blink...
Limit Screen Time and Your Eyes Will Thank You

Limit Screen Time and Your Eyes Will Thank You

Our world’s increasing dependence upon iPhones, iPads, and computers has definitely taken a toll on our visual health. These objects are not necessarily physiologically impairing our health, but the function, flexibility, and comfort of using our eyes can be...
How Vision Can Cause Anxiety—and How to Fix It

How Vision Can Cause Anxiety—and How to Fix It

Are your eyes causing (or escalating) your anxiety and stress? Imagine less anxiety, fewer panic attacks, and less frustration. Imagine an increased feeling of well-being, increased productivity, more energy, and a happier you. In a moment, you will learn about a...
How Vision Can Contribute to Learning Disability

How Vision Can Contribute to Learning Disability

If your eyes see 20/20, can they still interfere with the ability to learn to read or read to learn? Most definitely they can, and 20/20 is only one very small measurement of the entire visual system. We have five times the sensory input to the brain from the visual...

Vision & Learning

MY CHILD IS NEAR-SIGHTED. WILL GLASSES CORRECT HIS/HER LEARNING PROBLEM? There is controversy in the exact relationship of vision to learning. For example there is a negative correlation between distance refractive error and reading ability. Myopic or nearsighted...

Children’s Vision

Did you know that 1 out of every 4 children suffers from vision problems that interfere with learning? Children with uncorrected vision conditions or eye health problems face many barriers in life, academically, socially, and athletically. High-quality eye care can...

Vision After 40

As people reach their mid to late 40s, a condition called presbyopia can set in. Presbyopia is the inability to focus on objects near the eye. One usually notices that it is harder to read or use the computer. Wearing bifocals or reading glasses is a way to remedy...

Diseases Of The Eye

BLEPHARITIS There are two types of blepharitis. Seborrheic blepharitis is often part of an overall skin condition called seborrhea, which may also affect the scalp, chest, etc.  The second form of blepharitis—staph blepharitis—is more common, caused by bacteria, that...