Category: Vision

  • Eyegraines and Auras: What to Do About Chronic Ocular Migraines

    Having a migraine in your eyes or one of your eyes can be a major problem. It can cause vision loss or complete blindness in one of your eyes if it persists for more than one hour. You can have these along with a migraine headache. There are multiple names given by medical professionals, ocular, […]

  • Three Reasons to Get LASIK Eye Vision Correction

    Thanks to advances in technology, LASIK eye surgery is becoming more and more of a common procedure. LASIK laser eye vision correction is a type of surgery which restores and corrects your vision by reshaping your cornea, correcting the incoming light in the same way that your glasses or contact lenses would have done previously. […]

  • A Vision of Safety: Protecting Your Eyes at Work and Play

    Eyes are responsible for so many activities and duties yet they are fragile.  That’s why it’s especially important to pay attention to safety during work and play.  The ability to see is a blessing that many take for granted.  However, once an accident occurs and something happens to one or both eyes and influences vision, […]

  • Glasses, Contacts and Surgery: Picking Your Best Solution for Perfect Vision

    Wearing glasses isn’t for everyone. If you’re frustrated with buying lenses every year or two years, here are a few alternatives that will restore your vision forever. Ortho-K When you think of vision correction, you probably think of wearing glasses. But, there are many other options that don’t involve placing lenses in front of your […]

  • Opticians vs. Laser Eye Surgeons: Is Laser Eye Surgery Worth it?

    In the world of optical care each title holds a unique term meaning of the person’s professional education, skills, and primary job functions. Titles can become quiet confusing for patients with all the titles within the optical care and medical health profession. Titles help us to identify exactly what job the optical care worker holds […]

  • Contact Lens Rundown: Knowing Your Lens Options

    If you’re in the market for contact lenses, it’s important to know exactly what your options are before you make the investment. You’ve probably heard of one or two different kinds of contacts, such as daily disposables, extended wear, or overnight contacts. There are plenty of other options out there, with the following as some […]

  • Vision Decision: Five Questions to Ask Before You get LASIK

    Choosing to have LASIK eye surgery is an important decision and potential patients must make sure that they have all of the information needed prior to undergoing the procedure. Determining whether you qualify as a candidate, locating a qualified surgeon and learning the particulars about the surgery are but some of the questions that require […]