Children and Eye Health: When Should Eye Exams Start? How Frequent Should They Be?
Children rely on their senses to explore, grow, and learn. From recognizing familiar faces to developing their memory, sight plays a crucial role in helping children interact with the world. The Importance of Early and Regular Eye Exams for Children The best thing parents can do to protect their child’s eye health is to schedule […]
Smart Contact Lenses Are Coming Soon – Here’s How to Get Them
Smart contact lenses are still in the early stages of development, but they hold enormous potential for the future. They can monitor and manage chronic health conditions, provide real-time feedback during athletic training, or even enhance our daily lives with augmented reality. We can expect to see even more exciting applications as this technology evolves. […]
Are Blue Light Protection Glasses Worth it?
With the advancement of digital devices and the amount of time we now spend in front of them, many people are dealing with eyestrain and fatigue. As a result, blue light protection glasses have become increasingly popular as a way to diminish this stress, and they have several other possible benefits. But are blue light […]
Stay Ahead of the Competition with These Five Eye Care Industry Trends 2023
The eye care industry is constantly evolving, so providers should stay abreast of the latest trends to be successful in their practice. Here are five key eye care industry trends in 2023 that providers should be aware of and how they can use those trends to better their business. 1. No Blues is Good Blues […]
FDA Pushes for Stronger LASIK Warnings
Laser-Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis, or LASIK, one of the most widely sought-after vision correction procedures, is now under scrutiny due to the potential for lasting side effects. Therefore, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced that it is pushing for stronger warnings on LASIK procedures so patients can make more informed decisions on […]
The Link Between Nutrition and Eye Health
If you want to improve the overall health of your eyes, adding a few vitamins and minerals is an excellent place to start, as researchers have continued to link nutrition and eye health. According to the American Optometric Association, certain eye-friendly nutrients have been associated with reducing the risk of serious ocular health problems and […]