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Does Digital Eye Strain Impact Dry Eyes?

February 28, 2021

Digital eyestrain is a vision problem that results from prolonged use of digital screens such as computers, tablets, and cell phones. Every time you strain your eyes, you risk having red eyes, headaches, and blurred vision in the long term. Also, you can get dry eyes as a result of not blinking.


Top Tips for Dry Eyes in the Winter

February 02, 2021

Just as the cold weather can affect your skin and make it itchy, it can cause relatively the same discomfort to your eyes. When the temperatures drop, the air becomes dry. This lack of moisture can irritate the surface of your eyes. Do you usually wear contact lenses? Perhaps, you suffer from chronic allergies? If so, you will likely quickly notice the discomfort brought about by the chilly air. Read some tips for dry eyes in the winter


How Effective Is LipiFlow Dry Eye Treatment?

December 31, 2020

Dry eye is a problem that affects millions of people around the world. This problem is particularly common in areas where the climate is arid. The number of people suffering from dry eye is growing. It is not yet clear why these numbers are rising, but experts believe that certain medications and increased screen time could be the reason.


Causes, Treatment and Prevention for Dry Eyes in the Winter

November 25, 2020

Dry eyes are a common problem, estimated to affect nearly half of adults in the United States during their lifetime. While the condition can strike at any time, an increasing number of people are finding that their symptoms are worse during the winter. These symptoms can include dryness, irritation, soreness, sensitivity to light and blurred vision.


Headaches, neck tension and digital eyestrain? How Neurolens® can help!

October 31, 2020

Headaches and neck tension are extremely common complaints. They can be caused by many different things, and many people are surprised to learn that they can be a direct result of eye issues. Digital eyestrain is becoming more common, particularly this year as a result of so many people working from home and spending more time on digital devices such as computers, laptops and smartphones. Digital eyestrain refers to a temporary discomfort that typically follows several hours or more of digital device use.


Do MiSight® Contacts Slow Myopia?

September 21, 2020

According to a recent study, it is highly likely that at least half of the world’s population will suffer from myopia by 2050. Cases of myopia have been on the rise at an alarming rate. Also known as nearsightedness, myopia develops when an individual’s eyeball grows longer than normal, resulting in blurry vision. This condition is very common among children. Fortunately, new research has brought about strategies to manage myopia. One of the ways to slow down the development of myopia is the use of MiSight® contact lenses.


What are the best contact lenses for keratoconus?

August 31, 2020

Keratoconus is an eye disease that’s characterized by the continued and progressive thinning of the cornea. When this happens, the cornea develops a cone-shaped bulge that extends outwards from the center of the cornea.


Specialty Contact Lenses: Soft Lenses, Hard Lenses, Scleral and Ortho-K

July 21, 2020

If you have corneal transplants or corneal issues, conventional contact lenses cannot help you. According to the National Eye Institute, specialized contact lenses work in various ways to treat different corneal issues. The aim of these contact lenses is to provide visual clarity while tending to your symptoms.


Can Staring at a Computer Screen Cause Dry Eyes?

June 8, 2020

How much time each day you spend looking at a digital device? And do you really know what impact it’s having on your health? Research has shown that as many as 60% of U.S adults spend more than 5 hours each day looking at a digital device.


What Is Binocular Vision Dysfunction and How Do I Know If I Am Affected?

May 20, 2020

Binocular vision dysfunction, also called BVD, refers to a group of conditions where both eyes find it hard to work together as a team. As a result, misalignment between the line of sight occurs. Vision misalignment, whether vertical, horizontal, or both, can significantly impact your everyday life.


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