World Sight Day Challenge is Thursday October 12 and is an event geared towards bringing attention to global blindness and vision impairment. This year they are raising funds to support children's eye health.Read More
Eye Care News
Welcome to our blog! We appreciate you stopping by. We'll be using this to post about eye related topics and news about the local community that might be of interest. If there are topics or questions you'd like us to address, please leave a comment and we'll try to get to it at some point in the near future. We feel fortunate to have the opportunity to provide eye care to each person that walks through our doors. So whether we see you in person or connect online, please stay in touch and let us know how we can help you.
Age related macular degeneration is the leading cause of blindness in the Western world and affects 15 million Americans. 1 in 5 people over the age of 65 will be diagnosed with this disease.Read More
With more than 29 million people diagnosed with diabetes in the US, the chances are good that you or someone you know is struggling with this disease. It's considered a chronic disease epidemic and more needs to be done to raise awareness about it.Read More
Spring is finally here! Birds are chirping and everything is turning green. But early indications are that we may be in for a bad season for allergy sufferers with pollen count already being at moderate levels due to our mild winter.Read More
Its fascinating how the smallest detail or decision can change the big picture. That one time you overslept or you didn't notice that your shoe was untied may have caused unforeseen consequences later on in the day.Read More
The National Eye Institute (NEI) has designated the month of May as Healthy Vision Month. In support of that initiative, we'll be posting a series of blogs highlighting the five components of healthy vision. Let's put a bright spotlight on the steps we can take to ensure a lifetime of good eye health and vision. Stay tuned. ..
A new year - a blank, white canvas. As we begin to focus on the new year and make New Year's resolutions or add items to our bucket list, let us give you an eye care perspective of things you should consider for 2015:Read More