The Benefits of Wearing Office Glasses

Whatever your job, whether you’re an architect, journalist or a call centre employee, your eyes will certainly face some tough challenges at work. We spend hours in deep concentration, hardly blinking, our eyes switching between near and far distances. This is a kind of endurance training for our eyes, which can be felt particularly [...]

By |2020-09-07T16:35:55+02:00September 7th, 2020|Eye Care, General News|0 Comments

Contact Lens Case Care

It is essential that you follow your eye care professional’s directions and all labeling instructions for proper use of lenses and lens care products, including the lens case. Contact lens cases can be a source of bacteria growth. Lens cases should be emptied, cleaned, rinsed with solutions recommended by the lens case manufacturer, and [...]

By |2020-03-04T14:44:15+02:00March 30th, 2020|Eye Care, General News|Comments Off on Contact Lens Case Care

How to Care for Your Contact Lenses with a Contact Lens Solution

It is easy to care for frequent/planned replacement contact lenses that you use for more than a day. Just be sure to follow the routine your eye care professional recommends. Make sure you purchase a reputable Contact Lens Solution that conditions, cleans, removes protein, disinfects, rinses and stores soft contact lenses including silicone hydrogel [...]

By |2020-03-04T14:35:57+02:00March 23rd, 2020|Eye Care, Frames|Comments Off on How to Care for Your Contact Lenses with a Contact Lens Solution

For safe contact lens wear, follow your lens care routine:

Always wash, rinse, and dry hands before handling contact lenses. Always use fresh, unexpired lens care solutions. Use the recommended lens care system and carefully follow instructions on solution labeling. Different solutions cannot always be used together, and not all solutions are safe for use with all lenses. Do not alternate or mix lens [...]

By |2020-03-04T14:18:22+02:00March 16th, 2020|Eye Care, General News|Comments Off on For safe contact lens wear, follow your lens care routine:

Handling contact lenses

Cleanliness is an important aspect of proper contact lens care and handling of your new lenses. Your hands should be clean and free of any foreign substances when you handle your lenses: Always wash your hands thoroughly with a mild soap, rinse completely, and dry with a lint-free towel before touching your lenses. Avoid [...]

By |2020-03-04T09:12:36+02:00March 9th, 2020|Eye Care, General News|Comments Off on Handling contact lenses

Wearing and Caring for Contact Lenses

Contact lenses are a medical device which require a prescription … even if they are not for vision correction. When you have an eye exam, your eye care professional will assess the health of your eyes and also check for nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia), and astigmatism. While you look at an eye chart, your [...]

By |2020-03-04T09:01:17+02:00March 2nd, 2020|Eye Care|Comments Off on Wearing and Caring for Contact Lenses

Eye Health – Beef

Eye Health – Beef Beef is rich in zinc, which has been linked to better long-term eye health. Zinc can help delay age-related sight loss and macular degeneration. The eye itself contains high levels of zinc, particularly in the retina, and the vascular tissue surrounding the retina. Meats such as chicken breast and pork [...]

By |2020-01-07T10:14:11+02:00January 27th, 2020|Eye Care, General News|Comments Off on Eye Health – Beef

Eye Health – Eggs and Water

Eggs are an excellent source of lutein and zeaxanthin, which can reduce the risk of age-related sight loss. Eggs are also good sources of vitamins C and E, and zinc. Water. It may come as no surprise that a fluid essential to life is also vital to eye health. Drinking plenty of water can [...]

By |2020-01-06T16:37:55+02:00January 20th, 2020|Eye Care, General News|Comments Off on Eye Health – Eggs and Water

Eye Health – Vitamins

Recommended daily intake. The current daily recommendations for healthy eye nutrients, as suggested by the AAO (American Academy of Ophthalmology ) to slow the progression of eye disease, are: 500 milligrams (mg) of vitamin C 400 international units of vitamin E 10 mg lutein 2 mg zeaxanthin 80 mg of zinc oxide 2 mg [...]

By |2020-01-06T15:19:21+02:00January 13th, 2020|Eye Care, General News|Comments Off on Eye Health – Vitamins

Get your Eyes Ready for Summer.

Get your Eyes Ready for Summer. Wear a Hat! Yes it’s fashionable again. Even if you wear sunglasses every time you go outside, you are not offering complete UVR protection to your eyes and eyelids. Sunglasses usually have gaps along the sides where UVR exposure occurs. While you wear your sunglasses, minimize your risk [...]

By |2019-11-07T14:40:18+02:00November 25th, 2019|Eye Care, General News|Comments Off on Get your Eyes Ready for Summer.