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Three Signs That Indicate Your Child May Have Vision Problems

As children grow from year to year, so does their vision. During childhood there may be obvious signs where parents can tell that their child has vision problems; symptoms such as squinting, holding a book very close to their face, or complain about blurry vision....

Practice UV Safety for Skin and Don’t Forget Your Eyes

Our skin is the largest organ in our body. Most often, we neglect it or take it for granted. But without resilient, healthy skin our muscles and internal organs are exposed to the sun’s harsh UV rays that can lead to burns and later, infections. UV safety month...

Glaucoma: Eye Pressure Testing

Our eyes naturally produce a fluid called the aqueous humor. This fluid nourishes our eyes and then drains through a spongy tissue near the cornea called the trabecular meshwork. This is a continuous cycle in the eye that keeps a balanced intraocular pressure...

Understanding Glaucoma

Three million Americans are affected by glaucoma, and researchers expect these numbers will rise by 58% in the year 2030. Unfortunately, most individuals are unaware that they already have this condition. What is glaucoma, and why should you be concerned about it?...

Is Too Much Screen Time Harming Children’s Vision?

As children spend more time tethered to screens, there is increasing concern about potential harm to their visual development. Ophthalmologists – physicians who specialize in medical and surgical eye care – are seeing a marked increase in children with dry eye and eye...