Vision

Summer Eye Safety

Summer is in full swing! Whether you plan to spend your days at the pool, are headed to the beach or even a picnic, you have to keep eye safety in mind. Follow these tips and enjoy an easy, breezy, beautiful summer! Avoid swimming with…

Tips for Selecting Frames

When it comes to glasses, we know that frames often double as a statement of fashion. While selecting your frame, it’s important to not only look for a frame that represents your personality, but one that looks good and fits your lifestyle! Here are a…

Indoor Tanning and Your Eyes

It’s that time of year. Your summer tan has faded and now you’re thinking of heading indoors to soak up some rays. But, did you know that a tanning booth could cause effects that are more than skin deep? Turns out you could also be…

Melatonin and our Eyes

True or false? Melatonin is what makes us fall asleep and stay asleep. Though it certainly helps, this is false! Melatonin is a hormone that regulates our biological clock. Production of melatonin depends on our exposure to light and dark. In the daytime, our retina’s…

Eye drop Safety

True or false? Eye-drops can’t be misused or applied incorrectly. Though it may be a surprise to some, this is false! Eye drops are a medication, after all. Below are some do’s and don’ts for eye drops you should follow. Do Wash your hands before touching…

What to Know About Floaters

Have you ever noticed a small, dark spec in your field of vision? These are known as floaters. Floaters are relatively common, and though they may seem to be in front of the eye, they are actually seen as shadows by your retina. What Causes…