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All About Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)

Seeing requires a complex series of functions in your eyes and several different illnesses can affect the quality of your vision. Diabetic macular edema (DME) is a condition that damages vision, but there is help.
Sep 5th, 2023

5 Facts About Cataract Treatment

Vision problems such as cataracts become more common as people age. If you’ve been recently diagnosed with cataracts, read on to find out what you should know about your treatment options.
Aug 10th, 2023

Can Astigmatism Cause Headaches?

Astigmatism can affect how light enters your eye making things harder to see. But could it lead to headaches? Read on to find out more about this connection.
Jul 12th, 2023

3 Reasons Why You Have Watery Eyes

Our bodies are largely made up of water and our tissue and organs need a certain amount of moisture to function properly. This water content provides lubrication for your eyes, but if they become too watery it could indicate problems.
Jun 2nd, 2023

What Constitutes an Eye Emergency?

We run into minor problems with particles getting in our eyes or other nuisances temporarily impeding our vision. But what sort of eye injury is considered to be an emergency? Read on to find out when to seek medical help for eye injuries.
May 4th, 2023

Why Do I Keep Getting Midday Headaches?

We all get headaches from time to time, and they can happen for a variety of reasons. But did you know that eye problems can also contribute to your headaches? Read on to see if your headaches are due to these issues.
Mar 9th, 2023

Can Myopia in Children be Corrected?

Myopia, or nearsightedness, affects millions of people and can start in childhood. If your child struggles with myopia, how can you help them see better? Read on to find out more.
Feb 9th, 2023

Glaucoma: Know Your Treatment Options

Millions of Americans struggle with glaucoma, but many of them don't even know it. This condition can lead to blindness if not treated, so knowing your options for managing this condition is important. Read on to find out more.
Jan 4th, 2023

Who Should Have a Routine Eye Exam and How Often?

They say eyes are the window to the soul, but they can also be the window into underlying conditions. Eye exams help to detect signs of illnesses or future problems. Here’s who should have them and how often.
Nov 21st, 2022

Understanding the 4 Stages of Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetes is a serious disease that can lead to a variety of complications including diabetic retinopathy. This condition has four stages that can lead to vision loss and eventually blindness. Read on to find out more.
Oct 5th, 2022

When Should Your Child Start Seeing an Optometrist?

Eye exams are essential for children to gauge any possible vision problems that may need corrective lenses. But how old should your child be before you even consider going to an optometrist? Read on to find out more.
Sep 8th, 2022

How to Decide if LASIK Is Right for You

Sight is one of our most important senses, and problems that affect your vision can directly affect your perception of the world. When it comes to correcting your vision, when is LASIK the right option?
Aug 2nd, 2022

What Causes Dry Eye and How to Remedy It

Living with chronically dry eyes can negatively impact both your vision and your quality of life. Learn more about what causes dry eye and how to remedy it.
Jul 13th, 2022