Lens Coatings

Lens Coatings. Lens coatings can enhance the durability, performance and appearance of your eyewear lenses. This is true whether you wear single vision, bifocal or progressive lenses. If you are thinking about purchasing new eyewear, here are lens coatings and treatments you should consider. Anti-Fog Coating Nothing is more frustrating than having your eyeglasses [...]

By | May 20th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders|Comments Off on Lens Coatings

Lens Coatings

Lens Coatings. Lens coatings can enhance the durability, performance and appearance of your eyewear lenses. This is true whether you wear single vision, bifocal or progressive lenses. If you are thinking about purchasing new eyewear, here are lens coatings and treatments you should consider. Scratch-Resistant Coating No eyewear lenses — not even glass lenses [...]

By | May 13th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders|Comments Off on Lens Coatings

Lens Coatings

Lens Coatings. Lens coatings can enhance the durability, performance and appearance of your eyewear lenses. This is true whether you wear single vision, bifocal or progressive lenses. If you are thinking about purchasing new eyewear, here are lens coatings and treatments you should consider. Anti-Reflective Coating Anti-reflective coating (also called AR coating or anti-glare [...]

By | May 6th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders|0 Comments

Cataracts are common and treatment very effective

Cataracts are common, but treatment is very effective. Cataracts are a relatively normal part of the aging process. Symptoms can include blurred vision, faded colors, glare, reduced night vision, and double vision. Cataracts are associated with exposure to UV rays or radiation therapy, such as cancer treatment. Taking certain medications like prednisone can also [...]

By | April 29th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders, General News|Comments Off on Cataracts are common and treatment very effective

The silent damaging eye condition you need to know about

The silent damaging eye condition you need to know about Damage to the eye’s optic nerve causes glaucoma. This common eye condition, is known for being silent and insidious. Sadly the first sign of glaucoma is when a person can no longer see. Glaucoma is not something a patient can prevent or treat on [...]

By | April 15th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders|0 Comments

The leading cuase of Blindness after 60

The leading cuase of Blindness after 60 After age 60, macular degeneration is a leading cause of blindness. Macular degeneration occurs when eye tissue degenerates, causing blurriness or loss of vision in the central part of the eye. There are two forms of macular degeneration: wet and dry. If vision loss is caused by [...]

By | April 8th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders, General News|0 Comments

What you eat matters to your Eyes.

Eating well is the No. 1 way to take care of your eyes. What should your eye-healthy plate look like? Pretty much like any good, healthy meal. Start with a big spinach or kale salad topped with brightly-colored vegetables. Green leafy vegetables provide the nutrients lutein and zeaxanthin, shown to help reduce risk for [...]

By | April 1st, 2019|Eye Care, General News|0 Comments

EYE STRAIN AT THE OFFICE COMPUTER? PLAY WITH YOUR SETTINGS

You may find your computer screen too bright or too dim for comfort, or maybe you have to work to read a tiny font. Just play with your settings—with a little experimentation, you may find a more comfortable option. TAKE A BREAK You can’t get away from your computer, but your eyes still need [...]

By | March 25th, 2019|Eye Care, General News|Comments Off on EYE STRAIN AT THE OFFICE COMPUTER? PLAY WITH YOUR SETTINGS

HEALTHY EYE HABITS

HEALTHY EYE HABITS If your eyes are struggling, you’ll need to make some changes. The most obvious change is to cut down on your screen use, especially in the hour or two before bedtime. However, if you work in front of a computer, you won’t be able to just quit your job. Try Colorimetry. [...]

By | March 18th, 2019|Eye Care, General News|Comments Off on HEALTHY EYE HABITS

COMPUTER SCREENS, YOUR EYES, AND YOUR SLEEP HABITS

Viewing computer screens for hours can affect more than your eyes. Most screens are backlit with blue light, which can interfere with your sleep cycle. A Boston, Massachusetts group of researchers did a study on the effects of reading on a tablet before bedtime versus reading a printed book before bed. The group that [...]

By | March 11th, 2019|Eye Care, General News|0 Comments