You Can See Clearly Now: Blogs About Optometry

Tips and Advice To Combat Dry Eyes This Winter

When the winter months arrive, you may notice that your eyes become dry and irritated. This phenomenon is caused by the dry heat inside your home and the freezing winds and plunging temperatures outside. This contrast creates a perfect storm for your eyes, leaving them dehydrated, itchy and stinging. Left unresolved, dry eyes can cause […]

Are Your Prescription Glasses Giving You Headaches?

If you’re getting regular headaches and wear prescription glasses but can’t pin down where the headaches are coming from, you may want to investigate whether your glasses are the problem. There are various reasons why your lens prescription might give you headaches, all of which are typically easily fixed. Are You Using a New Prescription? […]

4 Early Warning Signs of Keratoconus

Keratoconus is a degenerative disorder of the eye which is thought to occur in roughly 1 out of every 2,000 persons. It refers to a process in which structure changes within the cornea cause it to become thinner and develop into a conical shape in contrast to the regular gradual curve. Keratoconus can require surgery, […]

Four Reasons You Should Get Your Glasses Adjusted Regularly

If you have glasses, you should occasionally visit an optometrist and have them adjusted. In some cases, optometrists offer this service for free, and in other cases, they charge just a nominal fee. Here’s why it’s important to keep your specs well adjusted: 1. Protecting your quality of vision When your optometrist fits you for […]