Quick: Between your work computer, e-reader, TV, and smart phone, how much screen time do you rack up every day? If it’s as little as two hours, you’re setting yourself up for digital eyestrain: That’s the achy, tired feeling in your eyes that occurs after … [Read more...] about How Your Cell Phone Is Destroying Your Eyes
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Remember how jealous you were of your girlfriend with blue eyes when you were younger? They were so pretty, while you were stuck with boring brown like almost everyone else. Well, you just might be able to get those baby blues you've always wanted sometime in the near future.A … [Read more...] about Would You Have Laser Surgery to Change Your Eye Color?
THE SPARK IS FAINT AND FLEETING. IT SCISSORS across the upper left corner of my visual field as I climb a darkened stairwell. Ordinarily I'd ignore it. But I can't now. Not after what happened 3 years ago, when I'd met my friend's new dog, a pit bull puppy. "Lift her up by the … [Read more...] about How to Keep Your Vision Sharp
Sweat is your body’s natural way of keeping you cool in hot temps—but how much perspiration is too much? “If you’re sweating so much that it makes you uncomfortable and affects your social life, schooling, or job, that’s when we would consider … [Read more...] about How to Stop Sweating So Much This Summer
You already know your eye care professional prescribes glasses and diagnoses eye diseases or disorders. But did you know a comprehensive eye exam can also reveal hidden health problems such as diabetes, hypertension, and cancer? Maybe now’s a good time to have your eyes … [Read more...] about What You Should Know About Eye Exams