Natural Ways To Prevent Glaucoma
10 January 2018
If you have a history of glaucoma in your family, you may be wondering what you can do to prevent yourself from falling victim to this disease. While there is medication that your doctor can give you once the diagnosis of glaucoma has been made, it is wise for you to try to prevent the disease naturally while you can. Here are some ways in which you can naturally reduce your chances of getting glaucoma.
Are Regular Eye Exams Necessary?
1 November 2017
If you have good vision or if your vision prescription doesn't change often, you might think that annual eye exams aren't as necessary as your doctor makes them out to be. The reality is, even if your vision is perfect, you should still visit your eye doctor on a regular basis for care. Regular eye exams can save you from miserable conditions, vision loss, or even total blindness. Keep reading to learn what eye exams are good beyond getting a new pair of glasses.
Tips To Help You Grow Accustomed To Putting Contact Lenses In And Caring For The Lenses
1 September 2017
If you were recently prescribed contact lenses and are attempting to grow accustomed to putting the lenses in and caring for the lenses while they are not being worn, the following practice tips will assist.
Practice Putting Lenses On In Front Of A Mirror
Before putting your lenses in, wash your face and hands so that contaminants do not come in contact with the lenses. Put on a pair of disposable gloves to further prevent spreading germs to either lens.
Signs That You Might Be Developing Cataracts
4 July 2017
Should you happen to find that your eyes are starting to develop cataracts, you will want to know about it as soon as possible. This way, you can talk with your eye care professional about the treatments that may be available to you. While you certainly cannot diagnose yourself, you can look for the signs that may point to the possibility of you developing cataracts. Then, you will know whether you need to make an immediate appointment with your eye doctor.