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Keep up-to-date on the latest vision-related news and eye care events in our practice. The items are displayed by year and month. To view older entries use the links in the box below to select the year and month you would like.

Ultra-violet and Blue Light Aggravate Macular Degeneration

Twenty five years ago we wouldn’t be having this conversation. We wouldn’t be talking about the way light can damage our bodies, from our skin to our eyes. However, thanks to advances in science and education most of us are aware that certain kinds of light, UV rays specifically, can have harmful effects on our bodies. The “UV index” has even become part of most present day weather forecasts. While many are familiar with the risks of UV rays, very few are aware of the risks associated with “blue light”.

 

Pink, Stinging Eyes? It Could Be Pink Eye

Conjunctivitis, also called pink eye, is one of the most frequently seen eye diseases, especially in kids. It can be caused by viruses, bacteria or even allergies to pollen, chlorine in swimming pools, and ingredients in cosmetics, or other irritants, which touch the eyes. Some forms of conjunctivitis might be...

We’ve acquired another device for better eyecare

We measure the eye pressure, a risk factor for glaucoma, without a puff of Air or anethetic drop.

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PreserVision AREDS 2 Formula Offers Proven Eye Nutrients