Tag Archives: Health

Fantastic Foods to Keep your Eyes Healthy!

Everybody knows that eating right is the way to keep your heart healthy. The good news is that the same diet that helps your heart is probably also good for your eyes. A diet low in fat and rich in … Continue reading

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Your Guide to Selecting Eyeglasses and Eyewear

The Vision Council of America has estimated that eyeglasses or some eye correction is necessary for 3/4 of Americans. So, more people than not, face the need to correct their vision and then there are the millions of people who … Continue reading

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Migraine and Vision

Migraines are horrible. For those of you who have never experienced a migraine, you’re one of the lucky few. There’s the pain, of course- throbbing, pounding pain. But then, you get the tag-along symptoms: nausea and sensitivity to light and noise. Migraine … Continue reading

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Visual Fatigue

Just like the muscles in your body, your eyes can get tired. For the job they do, your eyes contain the strongest muscles in your body. But as strong as they are, they can become strained and fatigued by sitting … Continue reading

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Yoga for Your Eyes

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Contact Lenses and Glasses Prescriptions

Like an eyeglass prescription, a contact lens prescription includes the lens power required to correct your refractive error — whether myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness) and/or astigmatism. But, depending on the degree of your refractive error and the type of contacts prescribed, the powers specified on … Continue reading

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Ways to Strengthen Your Eyes

More and more people are using their eyes to stare at cell phones, television, computer images and small fonts. This can lead to age-related problems of the eyes as well as eye fatigue. Believe it or not, diminishing eyesight does … Continue reading

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Eye Strain Health: How to Give your Eyes a Break

If you’re looking for the cause of irritated eyes, the obvious suspect may not always be the culprit. Some experts agree that the actual screen may not be what’s causing the damage. While computers have no known harmful effects on … Continue reading

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Tips for Contact Lens Wearers at Every Age

How Long Can I Wear my Lenses Replace your lenses as often as the doctor suggests, even if you don’t wear them every day. For instance, if you have the disposable kind that are good for one wearing, throw them … Continue reading

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Chronic Red Eyes

Red eyes can be caused by a variety of factors, including dirty contact lenses, cigarette smoke, allergies, infections, dry eye, inflammation and glaucoma. Some of these problems are minor and readily treatable; others are medical emergencies. A sudden redness, especially … Continue reading

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