Dry Eye Symptoms: Causes and Treatments

Overview           Dry eyes is a common condition that occurs when your tears aren’t able to provide adequate lubrication for your eyes. Tears can be inadequate for many reasons. For example, dry eyes may occur if you don’t produce enough tears or if you produce poor-quality tears.         […]

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Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month

The Facts About Women and Eye Health Account for 2/3 of blindness & visual impairment More likely to have age-related macular degeneration More likely to suffer from glaucoma and cataracts Have greater rates of dry eye syndrome More likely to have uncorrected refractive errors More likely to have other diseases that are associated with eye […]

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Secrets for progressive lens adaption

Progressive addition lenses can be notoriously difficult to successfully dispense, but there are several techniques that can be used to ensure patients are left satisfied. How come some people love their progressive addition lenses (PALs) and others just can’t quite get used to them? The answer is often in the prescription. It’s important to know […]

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November Diabetic Eye Disease Month

Diabetes can lead to a wide variety health complications, including heart disease, nerve damage, stroke, kidney disease, and vision loss. In fact, diabetes is the leading cause of blindness among working-age Americans. Diabetes is a risk factor for developing glaucoma, as well as for developing cataracts, but the most common and debilitating vision problem experienced […]

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