2021 Update: BVD and Eye Fatigue
As many as 90% of people who use computers daily report eye fatigue symptoms. Vision is our primary sense, but most people take their eyesRead More
Who Can Benefit from Scleral Lenses?
If your regular contact lenses are causing you discomfort, ask your eye doctor about switching to scleral lenses. Scleral lenses are rigid gas permeable (RGP)Read More
Scleral Lenses for Dry Eyes
Scleral contact lenses are an effective solution for patients with dry eyes. Are your eyes constantly dry and irritated? Scleral contact lenses are known forRead More
Light Sensitivity (Photophobia)
Light sensitivity is one of the most common visual complaints. Light sensitivity, clinically termed photophobia, can cause discomfort in the presence of natural and artificialRead More
Dry Eyes and Aging
Dry eyes affect the quality of life for up to 30 percent of adults over the age of 50. Dry eye syndrome (DES) is aRead More
Why Do My Eyes Feel Gritty?
Gritty eyes can make your eyes feel scratchy, rough and irritated— almost as if a piece of sand is stuck in your eye. Gritty eyesRead More
How Is Meibomian Gland Dysfunction Treated?
Meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD) is one of the leading causes of dry eye syndrome and blepharitis. Recent studies show up that to 59 percent ofRead More
Can Warm Compresses Help Dry Eyes?
If you are suffering from mild to moderate dry eye symptoms, warm compresses are a natural way to treat dry eyes and relieve uncomfortable symptoms.Read More
Why Do Dry Eyes Affect Women More Than Men?
Why is it that over 67 percent of patients with dry eyes are women? This means that women are twice as likely to suffer withRead More
How Is Dry Eye Syndrome Diagnosed?
Dry eye syndrome affects up to 50% of all adults. Dry eye syndrome is a chronic condition that occurs when the eyes cannot produce aRead More