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The Importance of Eyelashes and Eyebrows

Isn’t it interesting that a study completed by MIT stated that it would be hard to recognize you if you did not have your eyebrows!  Our eyebrows and eyelashes frame our faces, but they don’t just exist for our beauty. They also serve as a protection and helping us express emotion. Our eyebrows and eyelashes… Read More


What Is A Detached Retina?

What is A Detached Retina? According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, a detached retina is when the retina lifts away from the back of the eye, like wallpaper peeling off the wall. SYMPTOMS IN DETAIL When the retina is detached from the back wall of the eye, it is separated from its blood supply and no… Read More


Cataract Awareness Month

Prevent Blindness has declared the month of June as Cataract Awareness Month. According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, nearly 25.7 million Americans over 40 have cataracts, and the number will likely increase to 45.6 million by 2050. In support of Cataract Awareness Month, we offer a few tips for those diagnosed with cataracts as… Read More


Prevent Eye Injuries with these Firework Safety Tips

Did you know that fireworks cause 2,000 eye injuries every year? According to a  new study published in JAMA Ophthalmology, during the 19-year study period, fireworks caused more than 34,000 ocular injuries, and the most common injury was ocular burn. We are on the heels of the official summer celebrations approaching, with Memorial Day as the… Read More


May is Ultraviolet Awareness Month!

Summer is almost here, and while the sun will be shining bright, it is a golden time to highlight Ultraviolet Awareness month. Prevent Blindness America sponsors Ultraviolet Awareness month in May to increase awareness of how UV rays can damage your eyes and hurt your vision. We all love to take in those warm summer… Read More


What Is Diabetic Retinopathy?

What Is Diabetic Retinopathy?  According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, diabetic retinopathy is an eye disease that affects people with diabetes. Diabetic Retinopathy is when high blood sugar levels cause damage to blood vessels in the retina. These blood vessels can swell and leak. Or they can close, stopping blood from passing through. Sometimes abnormal… Read More


Do I Need To Wear Sunglasses After Cataract Surgery?

Are you thinking about getting cataract surgery? Have you been wondering about what you will have to do post-cataract surgery? One of the best things you can do to have a successful procedure is to follow your doctor’s instructions. One instruction your doctor will give you is that you need to wear sunglasses post-surgery.  But,… Read More


4 Reasons LASIK Helps Your Allergy Symptoms

Do you have allergies? Are you tired of your eyes being too irritated to wear your contact lenses during allergy season? Wearing contacts during the spring can be very uncomfortable if you have allergies. If you have spent your life struggling with itchy and dry eyes every allergy season, it may be time to consider… Read More


Yes, LASIK Is A Permanent Procedure, and Here’s Why

Do you want to be able to wake up and have clear vision without wearing contact lenses or glasses? A great way to do this is by having LASIK. It allows you to see clearly and say goodbye to glasses and contact lenses. One of the biggest questions people have about LASIK is if it… Read More


Does My Diet Affect Whether I’ll Get Cataracts?

Are you looking for ways to keep your eyes healthy? Are you worried about the possibility of developing cataracts? Like many eye conditions, cataracts are extremely common due to aging. By the age of 80, half of most people will have or had cataracts. While they are common, it is always important to think about… Read More


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