With your air conditioner’s thermostat set to the lowest possible setting in summer, you may be at risk of suffering from dry eye syndrome. This condition is caused by either insufficient tear production or increased vapor evaporation, which is more likely to happen in a heavily air-conditioned room. Left untreated, dry eye syndrome can lead […]
The glare from the summer sun means you’ll have to wear sunglasses for most of the day. But for those who need eyeglasses, that’s just not possible. Contact lenses are always an option; you can always wear a pair of sunglasses over them. However, it’s not advisable to do so on the beach; wind-blown sand […]
Blepharitis is the inflammation of the oil-producing glands in the eyelids and it’s also the most common cause of dry eye. Those who have dry skin, dandruff, acne and poor hygiene are more prone to developing the disease.
An estimated 70% of the world’s population will encounter or experience eye floaters in their lifetime. While eye floaters are a nuisance at most, they can be severe enough to become a cause for concern. In today’s post, medical eye care clinic, Vision Care Associates, talks about instances where eye floaters indicate serious eye complications.
Proper vision is the result of a collaboration between your eyes’ muscles and your brain. When these two fail to work together, eye alignment problems, such as strabismus, may occur. Strabismus, or crossed eyes, is a condition in which both eyes do not look at the same place at the same time. If left untreated, […]