What Causes Digital Related Eye Strain?

Staring at your computer screen, smartphone or other digital devices for long periods won’t cause permanent eye damage, but your eyes may feel dry and tired. You may develop blurry vision, fatigue or eye strain. Some people also experience headaches or motion sickness when viewing 3-D, which may indicate that the viewer has a

By | 2018-03-01T16:47:53+00:00 March 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|

How Progressive Lenses Work

Presbyopia, or farsightedness caused by reduced elasticity of the eye’s lens, affects nearly everyone older than 50. About 42 percent of Americans who are in their prime are nearsighted. For them, a simple pair of reading glasses can’t solve the problem of presbyopia, and that’s where bifocals, trifocals, and progressive lenses come in. Options

By | 2018-02-07T15:59:42+00:00 February 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|

What Is Anti-Reflective Coating? Do I Really Need It?

It’s a problem only those who wear glasses understand. You’re trying to take a selfie, but every time it seems like there’s a large glare where your eyes should be in the photo. That’s likely caused by the lack of an Anti-Reflective (AR) coating on your lenses. While it might make it tough to

By | 2018-02-07T15:57:46+00:00 February 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Avoid Harmful Blue-Light UV Exposure!

Nearly two decades into the 21st century, most of us have nightly rituals that include checking our smartphones before bed. This might not be the healthiest way to end our days. Many eye doctors are concerned about the effects our screen time could have on our vision and our health, and the main cause

By | 2018-02-07T15:52:17+00:00 February 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Maintaining Your Visual Health and Comfort This Winter

The freezing temperatures and dry air of winter can cause visual discomfort. Eye Design, your trusted provider of vision correction services, shares some helpful tips on keeping your eyes in good shape throughout the winter. Stay Hydrated Winter’s cold temperatures and dry winds can cause your tears to evaporate too quickly, resulting in dry

By | 2018-01-10T20:53:04+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Glaucoma Awareness: January

The Optic Nerve Is What Transmits Visual Data From The Eye To The Brain.  When the optic nerve is damaged, our vision suffers. A group of conditions that threaten the optic nerve is glaucoma. In the United States, glaucoma is the second most common cause of vision loss and blindness, affecting three million people.

By | 2018-01-10T20:49:47+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|