Help for Computer Eye Strain

Exercise your eyes. Another cause of computer eye strain is focusing fatigue. To reduce your risk of tiring your eyes by constantly focusing on your screen, look away from your computer at least every 20 minutes and gaze at a distant object (at least 20 feet away) for at least 20 seconds. Some eye [...]

By | July 29th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders, Frames|0 Comments

Help for Computer Eye Strain

Adjust your computer display settings. Adjusting the display settings of your computer can help reduce eye strain and fatigue. Generally, these adjustments are beneficial: Brightness Adjust the brightness of the display so it's approximately the same as the brightness of your surrounding workstation. As a test, look at the white background of this Web [...]

By | July 22nd, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders, General News|0 Comments

Help for Computer Eye Strain

Use proper lighting. Eye strain often is caused by excessively bright light either from outdoor sunlight coming in through a window or from harsh interior lighting. When you use a computer, your ambient lighting should be about half as bright as that typically found in most offices. Eliminate exterior light by closing drapes, shades [...]

By | July 8th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders, General News|Comments Off on Help for Computer Eye Strain

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. Ultraviolet Treatment Another beneficial lens treatment is an invisible dye [...]

By | May 27th, 2019|Eye Care, Eye Disorders|0 Comments

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 [...]

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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