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How Do You Cure Dry Eyes?

Dry eyes develop when your eyes do not produce adequate tears for lubrication. It also occurs when they have low-quality tears that evaporate quickly. The condition is painful, uncomfortable, and requires immediate relief.

How to Pick the Perfect Frames for Summer

The more versatile your eyeglass frames are, the more likely you will wear them for comfort, style, and protection. Here are helpful tips on picking the perfect eyeglass frames for your style this summer.

How Does Diabetes Affect the Eyes?

When your body stops processing food as energy, producing insulin, or responding to it, you develop diabetes. Insulin is the hormone responsible for delivering glucose to the cells in the body. When you have a lot of glucose in the bloodstream but not in the cells, the blood vessels and nerves can undergo damage. Diabetes causes several complications in the body, including vision-related ones. I

Signs and Symptoms of Keratoconus

The distortion of the corneal surface and the thinning of the cornea are what characterize keratoconus. The transparent membrane on the outer part of the eye is the cornea. The layer in the middle of your cornea is usually the thickest. It comprises a protein known as collagen and water. The collagen is responsible for the strength and flexibility of your cornea and maintains a uniform round shape.

How Would I Know If I Have Glaucoma?

Millions of people across the world are blind because of glaucoma. This makes it one of the biggest contributors to vision loss worldwide. Unfortunately, this condition can be hard to diagnose since symptoms develop gradually over many years. Consequently, many people only seek treatment when they start losing their sight. 

How Do I Choose the Right Frames?

Knowing how to choose the right frames may seem hard, but it is not. There are various ways to determine the proper frames that flatter your facial features and personality. Below are a few ways to help you select the ideal frames.

What is Considered Routine Eye Care?

Often, people do not take eye care seriously. Most rush to the eye doctor when their symptoms worsen. Common eye problems may include floaters, halos, blurred vision, and blind spots. Such issues can be from damage to the eye, diabetes, medication, or aging. It is critical to understand what routine eye care is.

What to Expect From a Comprehensive Pediatric Eye Exam

Comprehensive pediatric eye exams thoroughly evaluate the eye health of children. The exam relies on objective measurement when it comes to children. Doctors do not depend on responses from your child as they may be subjective. 

Signs and Symptoms of Cataracts

Your eye contains proteins inside the lens and as you age, they can clump together and cloud your vision. This process is known as age-related cataracts. Yet, specific behavioral patterns and conditions may increase your risk of getting cataracts.


Most people who wear eyeglasses or contact lenses desire to remove them whenever they want. Everyone wants to function freely without being too keen about damaging their frames or lenses.

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