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Myopia Awareness Week

    Myopia Awareness Week: Taking a Closer Look at Nearsightedness Myopia Awareness Week is May 13-19, 2024Myopia, commonly known as nearsightedness, affects millions of people worldwide. During Myopia Awareness Week, we shed light on...

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Women's Eye Health Month

Did you know that blindness affects women more than men?The National Institutes of Health reports that 2/3rds of the people with blindness or visual impairments are women. Often, hormones, and especially life changes such as pregnancy and menopause,...

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Stopping Macular Degeneration

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a leading cause of permanent vision loss for people over fifty. This a great time for education, awareness, and a reminder to get your eyes checked annually. AMD is a common condition that affects the middle...

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10 Ways to Prevent Dry Eyes this Winter

In the winter months, cold winds combined with dry air from indoor heating create a perfect recipe for dry eye symptoms. The harsh conditions can especially impact those with chronic dry eye and Meibomian Gland Dysfunction as the dry air contains less...

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