Eye Health

Eye pressure, also called intraocular pressure (IOP) refers to the fluid pressure inside the eye. Maintaining it will help you preserve your vision and prevent vision loss from conditions like glaucoma. For eyes to stay healthy, your eye pressure should never be too high or too low....

Keratoconus is a progressive eye disease in which the cornea thins and begins to bulge into a cone-like shape, causing distorted vision. In the early stages, eyeglasses may be all you need to improve vision. But, as the cornea becomes increasingly irregular, eyeglasses and soft...

Most polarized sunglasses provide UV protection which is important to maintaining healthy eyesight. Yet, many people either do not wear sunglasses, or they wear ones that do not offer protection. The problem with this is that sunglasses that do not provide UV protection can actually...

Dry eye syndrome is often a chronic condition caused by lack of sufficient lubrication and moisture on the surface of the eyes. In other words, if you have dry eye syndrome, your eyes either do not produce enough tears. Or, you are unable to maintain...

Eye strain is a condition that manifests itself through non-specific symptoms. It can occur while reading, during tedious visual tasks, and as a result of prolonged computer use. But, it is not limited to these tasks. In fact, because eye strain is more of a...

Healthy eyes are vital for maintaining good eyesight. And, good eyesight is vital for maintaining your quality of life. But, your ability to see clearly can be impacted by many things. From aging and lifestyle choices to protecting your eyes from blue light and sunlight,...

Protecting your eyes for the sun’s harmful rays is just as important for your eyes, as it is for your skin. While most people protect their skin from the sun, some don’t realize they need to protect their vision too. After all, your eyes absorb...

Our digital devices fit so naturally into our daily lives that it’s easy to forget we need blue light protection. That’s because our digital devices expose us to higher than normal amounts of blue light. As a result, you may experience digital eye strain and/or...

Dry eye is a condition in which a person does not have enough quality tears to lubricate and nourish the eye. It occurs when the quantity and/or quality of tears fail to keep the surface of the eye lubricated. As a result, those who have...

Protecting your eyesight is one of the most important things you can do to maintain your quality of life. That’s because our eyes are one of our most wonderful senses. They help us learn about the world in which we live. And, they allow us...