How does screen time affect your vision?

If you a majority of your day is spent looking at a computer screen then you need to know the affects that could have on your vision.   Some eye issues that come from too much “screen time” are dry eyes, red eyes, headaches and eye strain. Most people have stiff necks as well due

By | 2019-11-12T20:53:58+00:00 November 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Vitamins that are good for your vision

Diets full of various fruits and vegetables are not only good for your vision but great for your overall health. Vitamin A and Beta-carotene We’ve all heard that carrots are good for your eyes. That’s because they’re loaded with Beta-carotene, which is an antioxidant that turns into Vitamin A in our bodies. But what are

By | 2019-10-28T16:30:04+00:00 October 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Five signs you might need an eye exam

Has it been a while since your last eye exam? Your vision can sometimes change frequently over time. That’s why it’s important you schedule a comprehensive eye exam annually or twice a year if you have vision problems.   What signs should you look for that signal you need an eye exam?   Night vision

By | 2019-10-19T15:41:37+00:00 October 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|

5 Top Foods for Eye Health

You can be proactive with your eye health by choosing to eat nutrient-rich foods like these: Carrots Foods rich with beta-carotene, like carrots and sweet potatoes, are good sources for vitamin A. This vitamin promotes retina health and doctors recommend eating four servings of beta-carotene foods per day. Eggs Eggs contain Lutein and are a

By | 2019-10-01T02:06:26+00:00 October 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|

Vision screening vs. Comprehensive Eye Exam

Many people think that a vision screening is the same thing as a comprehensive eye exam. They are not the same. Children usually get a vision screening at their annual doctor visit. But getting comprehensive eye exams can have many benefits to your overall health. Vision Screenings Vision screenings are quick and are limited in

By | 2019-09-18T02:01:14+00:00 September 18th, 2019|Uncategorized|

What are digital lenses?

What are Free-form lenses? Free-form lenses are digitally manufactured lenses that are customized to fit your exact prescription. These newest types of lenses can reduce nighttime glare, sharpen your vision and make colors more intense. They are most beneficial to those with complex prescriptions. What makes them different? The design also processes complex convex curves

By | 2019-09-02T03:29:45+00:00 September 2nd, 2019|Uncategorized|

Why should children get a comprehensive eye exam?

United Healthcare Vision states that “80% of what children learn in school is visual”. With so much strain on their eyes, it’s highly important that you take your child to get a comprehensive eye exam annually. Many people put off taking their children in for an annual eye exam because they don’t think they have

By | 2019-08-21T20:41:02+00:00 August 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|