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Common Age-Related Eye Issues

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As we age, there are common eye issues that can crop up, and many of them can have a big impact on your vision.

Farsighted Vs. Nearsighted: What's the Difference?

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You’ve probably heard the terms farsighted and nearsighted before (especially if you use eyeglasses or contact lenses in order to correct your vision), but it can be hard at times to remember which is which!

What is Pink Eye (and What Can You Do About It)?

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Nothing strikes fear in the heart of a parent like the word pink eye, but pink eye is a common eye issue and is rarely serious.

What is Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)?

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Age-related macular degeneration, or AMD, is the most common cause of vision loss for individuals over the age of 50. Read on to learn more about AMD, and how it is diagnosed and treated. 

Everything you Want to Know about Latisse

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When it comes to ocular aesthetics, there are many different methods and products available to help improve your appearance. But when it comes to lengthening your eyelashes, what exactly is Latisse, and how is it different from the other options out there?

Progressive Vs. Bifocal Lenses

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As we get older our focusing system gets weaker and we find ourselves holding our phones, menus, and reading material out further. This process is known as presbyopia and usually occurs around the age of 40. Some will try to prolong the need for reading glasses as long as possible, but there is no known way to reverse it.

What’s the Best Non-Surgical Eye Lift?

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We don’t have to be the first ones to tell you this; drooping eyelids can be one of those things that we have to contend with as we age. But other than just accepting it, what can you actually do about your drooping eyelids without going under the knife?

Dangers of Buying Contacts Online Without a Prescription

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Today you can get about anything online with a click of a button, from clothes, electronics, and even groceries. So why not get contact lenses online? Unlike a pair of shoes, there is a lot more that goes into the fit of a contact lens that sits on the front surface of the eye.

Everyday Eye Health

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Protecting your eyes and preserving your eye health are major priorities for most people, but the simple actions needed in order to maintain eye health are sometimes forgotten or ignored. Mostly, this includes regular eye check-ups, managing digital eye strain, and being aware of any changes in your vision.

Signs You Need to See an Eye Doctor

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Regular eye exams are the key to eye health and consistent vision. Many common vision issues can be treated when found early, and your eyes are worth caring for. In order to keep your vision from fading over time, regular eye exams are key.