Winter Eye Health

       The winter weather can be particularly harsh on your eyes and presents new and different reasons to protect them. Here are some of the ways winter can affect your vision, or exacerbate an eye condition, and tips for prevention. Winter sun        Snow and ice are reflective, so the sun’s […]

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Living Well With Low Vision

What is Low Vision?          When you have low vision, eyeglasses, contact lenses, medicine, or surgery may not help. Activities like reading, shopping, cooking, writing, and watching TV may be hard to do.          In fact, millions of Americans lose some of their sight every year. While vision loss […]

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Glaucoma Awareness Month

Look to the Future: Get an Eye Exam to Save Your Vision from Glaucoma           Over 3 million Americans, and over 60 million people worldwide, have glaucoma. Experts estimate that half of them don’t know they have it. Combined with our aging population, we can see an epidemic of blindness looming if […]

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