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How to Tell if Your Itchy Red Eyes Are Signs of an Allergy or Infection
Mar 02, 2024
Does a day in the garden leave you with red, itchy eyes? How do you tell if it’s allergies or an infection? Here are some clues.
How to Decrease Your Risk for Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Feb 13, 2024
You can’t stop time, so how can you control a condition that sets in as you age — like age-related macular degeneration? If you’re 50 or older, don’t miss these practical tips to protect your peepers.
Our Favorite Ways to Protect Your Eyes on the Job
Jan 09, 2024
Is your job ruining your eyes? Certain occupations pose a higher risk to your eyesight than others, but following our practical tips can keep your eyes safe and healthy.
Lesser-Known Eye Problems That Can Affect Young People
Dec 12, 2023
Eyesight diminishes with age, but you don’t have to be old to suffer from eye problems. Here are some eye conditions that every young person should know about.
The Truth About How Blue Light Affects Your Eyes
Nov 14, 2023
Blue light is getting a lot of press these days, and it’s hard to tell which source to trust. Here’s our expert’s guide on blue light, its sources, and what it does to your eyes.
Tips for Eating Your Way to Better Eye Health
Oct 02, 2023
Are you feeding your eyes? It may surprise you to learn that your diet affects your peepers. Here’s a look at the best food for your eye health and why it matters.
Am I Too Young for Cataract Surgery?
Sep 01, 2023
Cataracts only happen to older folks, right? Usually. But cataracts can occur in younger people, too, and surgery may be the best treatment regardless of age. Here’s what you need to know.
Protecting Your Eyes from Glaucoma
Aug 04, 2023
Like a thief in the night, glaucoma sneaks in and robs your eyesight before you know there’s a problem. Get a jump on the destructive disease by following these straight-from-our-expert tips.
5 Signs It May Be Time for Cataract Surgery
Jul 01, 2023
Like a dirty window, cataracts make your eye's clear lens milky and opaque, clouding your vision. Cataracts don’t go away on their own; they only worsen. So, when should you consider surgery? Find out here.
5 Medical Conditions That Cause Red Eyes
Jun 02, 2023
Pulling an all-nighter or hanging out at the beach can leave you red-eyed, but if the problem persists, it may be a sign of a medical condition. Here are five health problems that redden the whites of your eyes.
What You Should Know About Macular Degeneration
May 16, 2023
Like all body parts, your eye tissue degrades over time, and macular degeneration is the leading cause of blindness. Don’t let it sneak up on you; learn all you can about this dangerous age-related eye disease.
How to Prepare for a Diabetic Eye Exam
Apr 01, 2023
Blurry vision, blind spots, and floating specks are just a few signs that diabetes is affecting your eye health. A diabetic eye exam can reveal early damage, so you can stop the progression. Here’s what to expect.
What is Angle-Closure Glaucoma?
Mar 03, 2023
Don’t ignore sudden eye pain and halos around lights — it could be angle-closure glaucoma, which requires immediate medical attention. Keep reading to find out what our expert says about this dangerous condition.
5 Tips for New Contact Lens Wearers
Feb 07, 2023
So you just got contacts. Congratulations! Now what? If you’re a little worried about how this transition to contacts is going to pan out, read on for a few tips on the process.
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