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Restylane®: a Safe and Effective Treatment for Younger-looking Skin

If you’re looking for a great way to enhance your appearance, you might want to consider a dermal filler, such as Restylane. Restylane has been tested and approved by the FDA for safety and could be the answer to your wrinkles and other age-related changes. Restylane is made of a biodegradable, synthetic form of hyaluronic […]


Colorblindness

Color blindness, more accurately named color deficiency, is more common than you think. It is an inherited condition that affects males more frequently than females. An estimated 8 percent of males and less than 1 percent of females have color vision problems. Red-green color deficiency is the most common form of color blindness. What causes […]


The Connection between Glaucoma and High Eye Pressure

You may have heard that you have a higher risk of glaucoma if you have high pressure inside your eye. Even though people with normal eye pressure can develop glaucoma, it’s true that most people with the disease have elevated eye pressure. Glaucoma is a group of diseases that cause damage to the optic nerve, […]


The Harmful Effects of Blue Light

Several studies have shown the negative effects of blue light on our sleeping habits. What is blue light? Blue light is often emitted by many of the electronic devices we use in our daily lives. The glow of your smartphone, tablet, and computer has recently been found to mess with your sleep cycle. Recent studies […]


Just What is 20/20 Vision?

When you were little and resisting eating your mom’s soggy cooked carrots, she may have used this line on you. “Not going to eat your carrots, eh? Well, so and so has 20/20 vision. I’ll bet he eats his carrots.” Everyone knows the term 20/20 vision. It’s kind of synonymous with perfect vision. But just […]


20-20-20 Rule

Digital eye strain is prevalent in many of our lives. With the increasing use of computers, phones, and tablets, our eyes are constantly working at a close or intermediate distance. Often, patients report dryness, burning, tearing due to reduced blinking when staring at a bright screen. It is common that extended users of digital devices […]


If You’re Over 40, Chances are You Have Presbyopia

With age may comes certain perks — wisdom, experience, discounts on some stuff. But with it comes an assortment of unwanted issues with your body: wrinkles, joint pain, age spots, even cataracts. And, for most people when they pass the big 40th birthday, usually presbyopia. Presbyopia is a natural consequence of the aging of your […]


All you Need to Know About Blepharitis

Blepharitis is a condition where the eyelids get inflamed and is typically a result of excess bacterial growth usually found on your skin, blockages in the eyelid oil glands or occasionally even allergies. This is a common condition of the eye, and it causes the eyelids to become itchy, reddened and swollen. Eyes might appear […]


Most Popular Lens Implant Options

A cataract is a condition that involves clouding of your eye lens that prevents normal light passage to your eye. A cataract surgery involves the removal of your natural eye lens, which carries the cataract. It is then either replaced by an artificial lens (Intraocular Lens Implant/IOL) or contact lenses or eyeglasses are used for […]


Astigmatism:Types and Treatments

Astigmatism is a common problem which is characterized by fuzzy, blurred, or distorted vision. It is basically caused due to an error in the shape of the cornea, which compromises the eye’s ability to focus light effectively. This means that the focal point occurs either behind the retina or in front of the retina instead of […]


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