Health in Muskegon, MI

The chief executive's compensation rose 82% in 2017 to more than $5.6 million, says a union whose members will rally Wednesday.

Caregivers at Beaumont hospitals in Trenton, Taylor and Wayne made a statement on multiple issues by staging an informational protest outside of their respective buildings Wednesday.

RX Optical Spokesperson Brian Nelson came in on The Nine to talk about National Sunglasses Day and the importance of protecting the eyes. Watch in the video player above. 

When you head out you're going to want to make sure you've got a good pair of sunglasses to protect your eyes from cataracts and macular degeneration caused by the sun. Casey Beaird with Rx Optical Vision Care shows us the hottest looks that also protect your eyes.

The simple answer is yes, and Dr. Jennifer Tsai offers some practical tips for keeping your eyes safe all summer long on this episode of Ask An Eye Doc.

While the sun is a great way to naturally soak up Vitamin D, the ultraviolet (UV) rays that are emitted can be harmful to the skin. See our 6 sun safety tips for safe fun in the sun.

We’re all dropping money on sunglasses right now, so we might as well know what’s hot, where the trends are headed and who has the best knowledge on s...

Growing up in the ‘60s, I watched a LOT of television with friends and family. We were riveted by shows like “That Girl,” “Rat Patrol” and “Dark Shadows” and we spent countless hours lolling on the living room floor in front of the TV. My Mom used to refer to it as the “Boob Tube” and she was constantly yelling at us to “go outside and play.” Well, as usual, it seems like my Mom was on to something. Today’s electronic babysitter of…

A new survey found that one in six moms have problems with their vision during pregnancy

Dr. Keith Smithson shares what you need to know about sports eye safety before your little leaguer steps onto the field.

All the blue light in our lives can cause a lot of problems in the long run.

We spend a lot of time looking at screens, and it isn't exactly the best for our eyes. Ahead, here's how to enable dark mode on your devices.

My West Michigan's Kirk Montgomery gets the low down on the 28th annual WestFest happening this weekend. And even more! There's a special in-studio performance from The Crossroad Fiddlers.

Participants in a phase I/II clinical trial of a new enzyme-based treatment for severe dry eye disease experienced reduced signs of disease and discomfort, according to a new article.

John Gonzalez and Amy Sherman of Michigan's Best recommend the top restaurants to visit this weekend, April 12-14, 2019.

Shoreline Vision offers many vision related services to help you see clearly again. Use the form on this page to request an appointment with our staff.

It is officially springtime in Michigan and that means warmer weather, blooming flowers and more sunshine. While many people think of sunglasses simply as a fun fashion accessory, they also can be the most important pair of glasses you own.

Up to 90 percent of U.S. office workers suffer from eye strain caused by screen usage. Four steps can help ease the pain.

Incorporate your eye health as part of your regular health check-ups. Having a comprehensive dilated eye exam is one of the best things you can do to make sure that you're seeing the best you can and that you're keeping your eyes healthy. Millions of people have problems with their vision every year. Some of these problems can cause permanent vision loss and even blindness, while others are common problems that can be easily corrected with glasses or contact lenses. Some Tips for…

Watching TV is one of the world’s favorite past times, and it’s estimated that 1.4 billion homes in 2019 have at least one television in their homes. With so many people tuning in each day or week, it’s easy to become concerned about how TV could be affecting our eye health
Can watching too much TV hurt your eyes?
The answer is a little unclear. While most experts agree that watching too much TV probably won’t cause permanent damage, there are some issues…

Michigan pianist and composer YoungMin You and his team brought a grand piano to the middle of Walloon Lake to create a video promoting his first album, "Wal...

Diabetic eye disease can cause blindness, especially if the diagnosis is delayed. Artificial intelligence may play a role in early detection.

They are ooey-gooey, hot out of the oven melted chocolate chip cookies and perhaps the most delicious ones in Michigan.

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ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Think About Your Eyes, the vision industry’s public awareness campaign about the importance of scheduling an annual comprehensive eye exam, launched its 2019 advertising campaign this month. The 2019 plan includes TV, radio, online radio, online display ads, and paid search, all of which feature a call to action encouraging the public to schedule an annual eye exam. The campaign is tailored to yield the…

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As recently as a decade ago, a mention of digital eye strain (DES) would have most people scratching their heads. Today it’s ubiquitous, a condition of modern life. From toddlers to millennials to seniors, from city dwellers to shepherds in remote mountain villages, no one is immune from DES and its effects, which include dry, irritated eyes, blurred vision and assorted aches and pains. More than…

A local hospital has received a new certification for its stroke care.

New research on vitamin K suggests that it may promote eye health, thanks to the vitamin’s link to active matrix Gla protein, or MGP, an inhibitor of calcification in large arteries.

BALTIMORE—A national employee benefits provider finds that cutting vision health insurance benefits may prompt up to one-third of working Millennials to look for a new job. According to an online survey conducted by Unum of more than 1,200 people working in the U.S., 34 percent of people aged 25 to 34 consider vision insurance to be a key factor when choosing (or leaving) an employer.

Millennials enjoy the eyeglass shopping experience the most across all generations and eyecare professionals have the most influence on their purchasing decisions—according to the white paper, “The Eyeglass Consumer: Generational Shopping Behaviors toward Transitions Light Intelligent Lenses,” released by Transitions Optical. Shopping for new eyeglasses is viewed as an enjoyable experience by almost half of eyeglass wearers, regardless of age. However, among Millennials the number is…

STORY: s.mlive.com/Yo6ScAl A paddler makes the 50' plunge over the Tahquamenon Falls in Michigan's Upper Peninsula on December 30, 2018. Video capture...

Jane Mell Balek, executive director of Think About Your Eyes, reflects on the success of the national public awareness campaign about the importance of scheduling an annual eye exam with an optometrist. “In my short time as executive director, I’ve been overwhelmed by the successes this campaign has already achieved in its short lifespan—a website that received 2 million visits this year alone. 22,000 doctors from…

Drink lots of fluids. Keeping your body hydrated will help maintain moisture in your eyes. Eye Care For Winters: Some Tips to Prevent Dry Eyes in The Cold Season.

Some symptoms are the result of other coexisting problems, not their clouding, dysfunctional lens (cataract).

Do you have red or "bloodshot" eyes even though you're getting enough sleep? They can indicate an underlying condition or problematic exposures and habits.

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And if you happen to purchase your eyeglasses and sunglasses from Rx Optical, we’ll help you too. It’s part of our culture. It’s what we do. Whether you like it or not, our relationship with you and your eyeglasses won’t end until you want it to. We back up every pair of glasses that we… Continue Reading Worry Free Warranty