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Eye Sight & Diabetes – Minimizing or Reversing Diabetic Retinopathy

Posted on 10-09-2015

There is hope for individuals that suffer with conditions of their eyesight & diabetes. The challenges they face are often a result of their body’s inability to produce enough of the...

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Fall Trends in Eyeglasses Is a Retro Look to the Past

Posted on 10-09-2015

The new fall trends in women’s eye accessories are available in a variety of sizes and shapes, and frames to fit any modern, conservative, retro, bold or delicate look. Many of the frame...

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Top Vision Test Applications Improve Visual Acuity in Aging Individuals

Posted on 10-09-2015

Never before in the past have older individuals approaching the middle ages of their life had to rely on their visual acuity as much as now. Part of the aging process that diminishes eyesight,...

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Tips for Traveling – Contact Lenses and Glasses

Posted on 10-09-2015

If you are traveling for necessity or fun, it is important to take along extra eyeglasses and contact lenses so you do not become stranded without your vision. Additionally, with a copy of an ...

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Eye Allergies: How to Protect Your Eyes

Posted on 10-09-2015

Allergy sufferers can experience a reaction to pollen nearly any month of the year. However, there are ways to protect an individual’s eyes by listening to pollen reports, avoiding garde...

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Eye Makeup and Contact Lenses

Posted on 10-09-2015

Through a simple process, you can apply your eye makeup to your eyes without causing damage to your contact lenses. Repeatedly cleaning your hands, and blinking, will reduce any problems you w...

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Eye Movement Data Detects Parkinson’s and ADHD

Posted on 10-09-2015

Until now, detecting Parkinson’s and ADHD has been a challenge for doctors in their diagnosing process. With a proven tested method, doctors now use eye movement techniques to detect a v...

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8 Signs You Need an Eye Exam

Posted on 10-09-2015

Protecting your vision is very important, but it does require proactive steps. If you have any of these signs, it’s time for an eye exam with an optometrist in Jacksonville. Eye healt...

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New Innovations in Contact Lenses to Know

Posted on 10-09-2015

Contact lenses were once difficult to wear and short-lived, but today this is no longer true. Modern technology offers a broad range of innovations in contact lenses that you should be aware o...

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New Innovations in Eyeglasses

Posted on 10-09-2015

Eyeglasses have been around for a very long time and throughout that time, they have evolved very little, or so it would seem. The truth is actually quite the opposite, there have been many ch...

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Age Related Eye Problems

Posted on 10-09-2015

As we become older, we can develop age related eye problems that can diminish our sight and create a diminished quality of life. Though there are some eye problems that can affect anyone,...

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How Glaucoma Affects Your Vision

Posted on 10-09-2015

Many people believe Glaucoma is a problem of the elderly but the truth is that Glaucoma can affect anyone. Glaucoma can have devastating effects to the vision of the patient if not diagnosed a...

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Is it Stye or Pink Eye?

Posted on 10-09-2015

Often, when we get mysterious itches and swelling of the eye, it can be difficult to tell exactly what is causing it. Some eye abnormalities and conditions don’t start out with painful o...

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Ways to Strengthen Your Eyesight

Posted on 10-09-2015

Unlike so many other systems in the body, our vision is not something that gets stronger when we challenge it. In fact, the opposite is true - if we over challenge our eyes it will actually we...

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Eye Injury? When to See a Doctor

Posted on 10-09-2015

Let's begin this look at eye injuries with a bit of sage advice, and that is to consider every single eye injury as if it were an emergency. Contact an eye doctor immediately afterward and...

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Easy Ways to Clean Your Lenses on the Go

Posted on 10-09-2015

If you wear glasses, you’re probably all too familiar with the experience of having them fog up, get stained with grease and become dirty with other contaminants. When you clean off your...

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Eye Exams in Jacksonville, FL

Posted on 10-09-2015

Have you ever heard the expression about looking a gift horse in the mouth? That expression originated because some health issues first revealed through symptoms in the teeth. When you go in f...

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3 Steps to Consider Before Choosing your Contacts

Posted on 10-09-2015

Modern contact lenses are comfortable to wear and more versatile than contacts that were made a decade or so ago. There are different types of contact lenses, each with specific uses and pros ...

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How to Shop for Reading Glasses

Posted on 10-09-2015

People over 40 often develop a visual problem known as presbyopia. This condition causes blurry vision and makes it difficult for the person to read small print or see nearby objects clearly. Pres...

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What are the Most Common Problems with Vision?

Posted on 10-09-2015

Most people will at some point in their lives experience vision problems. Age is probably the biggest precipitating factor in common eye problems. Most of the common problems that are associated w...

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Great Foods that Can Help you Keep Your Vision Sharp

Posted on 10-09-2015

There are vision disorders of epidemic proportions in America. It is estimated that about 21 million Americans are affected by a functional vision problem. Vision loss ranks among the top-ten disa...

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Prescription Lenses and Designer Frames: Style that Works

Posted on 10-09-2015

Time was when wearing prescription eyeglasses caused young children to become targets of bullies in the schoolyard. Today, prescription eyeglasses have become a sign of a smart person and a fashio...

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Helpful Hints for Strengthening Vision

Posted on 10-09-2015

Unlike every other part of the human body, your eyes are quite delicate and need to be looked after carefully. Your eyes will not get stronger with regular use or toughen up like muscles. If you s...

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Children With Less Than Average Vision: How Many Actually Know?

Posted on 10-09-2015

Most schools conduct vision screening every year for students. While these screenings do catch some problems, optometry professionals do not usually conduct them. As a result, they may not cat...

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Tips on How to Avoid Eye Infections

Posted on 10-09-2015

One of the most important factors of healthy eyecare in Jacksonville Florida is the prevention of an eye infection. Eye infections occur when bacteria, fungal or viral agents enter the eye. Th...

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Why should I get an eye exam?

Posted on 10-09-2015

Importance of Eye Exam Preventative eye exams are safe methods of testing your vision. Having a vision exam is great for ocular health & well-being. Eye exams can be used for determinin...

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Do you have a headache after being on the computer all day?

Posted on 10-08-2015

Research shows computer eye problems are common. The research shows that 50% to 90% of people who work in front of a computer all day complain about symptoms of eye problems. Computers are everywh...

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Dealing with Common Eye Disorders

Posted on 10-08-2015

Common eye disorders can easily be broken down into a number of different major eye symptoms, which makes it a lot easier to sort them out and develop specific guidelines to treat the disorders. M...

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Latisse: The Answer for Longer, Thicker Lashes

Posted on 10-08-2015

If you have struggled with short, thin eyelashes and want the look of thick and luxurious eyelashes, but have had little success, there may be a solution that will work for you. Latisse is a treat...

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Phone Apps Now Available for Eye Health

Posted on 10-08-2015

When it comes to the care of our vision, many may think that the use of mobile and other handheld devices would be counter intuitive. But, actually, these devices are helpful in your own eye health ...

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Tips for Dealing with Dry Eyes

Posted on 10-08-2015

Dry eyes is a condition that affects a large number of people around the world. It can be a minor irritation or a major problem, depending on the severity of the condition. Dry eyes are caused by a ...

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Tips for Preventing Computer Vision Syndrome

Posted on 10-08-2015

With today's advances in technology, more and more people (both children and adults) are spending more time in front of a computer screen. Too much time in front of these screens can cause what ...

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Why UV Protection is so Important When Choosing Sunglasses

Posted on 10-08-2015

When you are looking for eyewear in Jacksonville, FL, there are a few things that you have to keep in mind. If you are specifically looking for sunglasses, then one of the most important things to c...

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6 Tips to Reduce Your Risk of Cataracts

Posted on 10-08-2015

Cataracts are a clouding of the lenses of your eyes that can be ignored and worked around for awhile, but as any eye doctor in Jacksonville, FL could tell you, eventually most people who develop...

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5 Tips for Not Losing Your Reading Glasses Around the House

Posted on 10-08-2015

If you wear reading glasses, you almost certainly know the frustration of losing your eyewear around the house. It's just too easy. You get distracted and set them down somewhere, and then can...

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2014 Trends in Eyewear

Posted on 10-08-2015

With new technology and advances in eyewear, there are going to be a number of trends that we will see in 2014 and some of them are very exciting. In the past decade or so, there have been many ma...

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Contact Lenses Do’s and Don’ts

Posted on 10-08-2015

If you currently wear eyeglasses but are considering making the switch to contact lenses in Jacksonville, FL or if you are currently having trouble with your contact lenses, you might wonder what ...

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Latisse: What to Expect

Posted on 10-08-2015

Upon visiting an eye doctor, Jacksonville, FL residents will find that there are a number of new eye and beauty treatments related to the eyes and vision. One such treatment, Latisse, is aimed at sh...

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Why Annual Visits to the Eye Doctor are Vital to Overall Health

Posted on 10-08-2015

Most people understand the importance of regular doctor visits and yearly physical exams. Even still, many people tend to avoid doctor visits until they are sick and need medical attention. Moreov...

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7 Tips for Healthy Eyes

Posted on 10-08-2015

Scheduling regular eye exams, shielding your eyes from UV rays and having a good diet are just a few of the ways to keep your eyes healthy. Protect your vision with these 7 tips from the doctors...

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Eye Care

Posted on 10-08-2015

Eye sight is one of our greatest senses. It’s also one of the easiest things for us to take for granted. We subject our eyes to all kinds of bad habits and improper care. There are several myt...

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Your Allergy Season Survival Guide

Posted on 10-08-2015

A change of seasons is often a very welcome thing. Trees blossom and flowers bloom, and weather often takes a turn for the better. However, the drawback to these lovely changes often brings with it ...

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10 Signs You Need New Glasses

Posted on 10-08-2015

Your vision is essential, but most people take it for granted. After you find out that you need glasses to correct your vision, you may wonder how often you should update and get new glasses. The ...

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Foods That Can Improve Your Eye Health

Posted on 10-08-2015

Vision is the strongest sense for many people and helps us make decisions about the world around us. We use it to make hundreds of decisions every day and can easy take it for granted. This is why...

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What Can Your Eyes Tell You About Your Health?

Posted on 10-08-2015

Eyes are often called the window to the soul but they also reveal a great deal about a person’s eye health and one’s health in general. If fact, the eyes are the only part of the body wh...

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Class is in Session: Time to Get Your Child’s Glasses

Posted on 10-08-2015

Summer is over and the beginning of school has started. When was the last time you had your child's eyes examined? Many kids do not know they have a vision problem. They don't know they...

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How Google Glass Could Be Damaging To Your Eye Health

Posted on 10-08-2015

Google Glass is arguably the most hyped piece of technology to come along since the iPhone. It could mark the beginning of a wearable technology revolution (along with the new Apple watches), or i...

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4 Reasons To Use Your Vision Benefits Before The End of The Year

Posted on 10-08-2015

Vision is easily the most precious of your five senses. The gift of sight enables you to see a loved one smile, read a life-changing book, and perform everyday tasks you may take for granted. You ...

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Things To Consider Before Buying Glasses Online

Posted on 10-08-2015

Ordering glasses online is often less expensive and may be more convenient than shopping in store. However, you need to consider certain issues when ordering glasses online. Keep in mind that ever...

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Contact Lens Care

Posted on 10-08-2015

There is so much that the health of your eyes can tell you about your overall health. Unfortunately, it is not something many people think about, let alone actively keep up with. Vision and eye ca...

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