How Often Should You Update Your Eyeglass Prescription?

How Often Should You Update Your Eyeglass Prescription?

Eyeglasses and contact lenses help people with visual acuity problems see clearly. Many people stick with their glasses because they can still see great while wearing them. However, just because your pair gives you a clear vision does not mean that it does not need...
Are Contact Lenses Suitable for Your Children?

Are Contact Lenses Suitable for Your Children?

After your child gets an eye exam, you know if they need vision correction. It’s a common question among parents if their kids can start wearing contact lenses. When it comes to children wearing contacts, maturity weighs more than age. Keep on reading to find out if...
All You Need to Know About Eye Freckles

All You Need to Know About Eye Freckles

Did you know that freckles can appear on your eyes? Whether you’ve had them since childhood or just found out you have them during a routine eye care exam, it’s usually nothing to worry about. However, your doctor may recommend monitoring your eye freckles over time...
4 Steps to Prevent Contact Lens Infection

4 Steps to Prevent Contact Lens Infection

Contact lenses help provide safe and comfortable vision correction for over 40 million Americans. They are medical devices prescribed by a physician that must be handled with care. When mishandled, contact lenses can cause infections, impaired vision or even...
What You Need to Know About Coats Disease

What You Need to Know About Coats Disease

Coats disease is a rare eye condition in which blood vessels in the retina don’t develop properly. The retina is the part of the eye that sends light images to the brain, a critical part in the visual process. This eye disease is usually diagnosed in childhood.   ...