Discharge is your eye's way of telling you something's up. From sleep to serious conditions, here's what to look for and what it might mean.
The 3 Types of Conjunctivitis: What You Should Know
Conjunctivitis is the inflammation of the conjunctiva - the thin covering of the white part of your eye and inside of your eyelids.
How to Choose Eyeglass Frames for Your Face Shape
Which frames will work with - not against - your face shape?
How to Treat a Black Eye
Orange County Lasik Center Medical Group
The most common questions about Lasik eye surgery are, how much does it cost, does Lasik hurt, and does Lasik last forever? Since the Lasik eye surgery was approved by the FDA in 1996, a lot of improvements and advancements have occurred. Millions of Americans have benefited from Lasik and significantly improved their …
5 tips to protect your eyes from the sun
‘It is important to protect your skin from the sun!’ this message has been drummed into us time and time again, but the other, equally truthful message we should be hearing is ‘It is important to protect your EYES from the sun!’ Exposing your eyes to UV rays is extremely dangerous. In fact, ophthalmologists (eye [...]
How to Get Rid of Puffy Eyes
Full night of shut-eye isn’t enough to lose puffy eyes or erase those dark circles under eyes says Charlotte Clark, a dermatologist in New York City.
What is Computer Vision Syndrome?
I recently read a blog post that covered a topic that we frequently discuss in our office – Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS). In the blog post, Dr. Kendall Donaldson shared some interesting observations about how we spend most of our lives looking at screens – computers, tablets, smart phones, TVs, movies, video games – and, in turn,…
Eye Health Tips
National Eye Institute, NIH, is dedicated to vision research that saves sight & reduces visual impairment & blindness.
New Alzheimer's drug tested at Vanderbilt seeks to slow or stop memory loss
Vanderbilt University is part of a study testing a new drug to help combat a disease that plagues five million Americans - Alzheimer's. The nationwide study is testing "troriluzole," a newinvestigational drug that might help to slow or stop memory loss and thinking problems with those already diagnosed withAlzheimer's disease. "Troriluzole is a drug that modulates glutamate, protecting against neuron loss," the Alzheimer’s Disease Cooperative Study said in a release.