Tips for Winter Eye Safety

Dry skin, chapped lips and dry eyes are part and parcel of winter weather—and it doesn’t matter if you enjoy outdoor winter sports like skiing, snowboarding or snowshoeing or prefer sipping hot cocoa by the fire. Dry air and sun glare are two main culprits of winter that can take a toll on your eye … Continued

Shingles in the Eye: Symptoms and Treatment

If you’ve ever had the chickenpox, there is a chance you may develop shingles. Shingles is a painful rash caused by the reactivation of the chickenpox virus. This rash will break out across one side of the body with a burning or tingling sensation. It may also cause flu-like symptoms. There are more 200,000 cases in the United … Continued

Yellowing of the Eyes: What Does it Mean?

Did you know that your eyes can give clues about your health? The portion of the eye known as the sclera should appear white. If discolored, something has likely gone wrong. Yellowing eyes can be a result of various medical conditions, with jaundice being the most likely culprit. Jaundice is a condition that occurs when … Continued

How Your Eyes Work & How to Keep Them Healthy

As you read this blog, your eyes are working feverishly. They are taking in bits of information and processing them non-stop. The muscles around them are working hard to move and adjust them, and as you focus more on the screen, they blink less. Those two eyes are among your bodies most impressive organs, but … Continued