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At What Age Will I Need Reading Glasses?

As you get older, you’ll probably start to need reading glasses to see small print or fine details. At what age will you start to need to use readers? Keep reading to learn more about your vision and the aging process.

Nov 1st, 2020
Common Causes of Dry Eyes

Are your eyes itchy, irritated, or dry? Keep reading to learn what you need to know about the most common causes of dry eyes — and what you can do about the problem this fall and winter.

Oct 12th, 2020
Recovering from LASIK Eye Surgery: What to Expect

You can correct your vision and say goodbye to your glasses with LASIK surgery. After your procedure, what should you expect from recovery? Keep reading to learn more about recovering from LASIK.

Sep 21st, 2020
Can Surgery Help Glaucoma?

If you are diagnosed with glaucoma, you could have an increased risk of vision impairment, or even blindness. Surgery may be able to help. Read more to learn about surgery for glaucoma.

Aug 20th, 2020
The Importance of Protecting Your Eyes From the Sun

Did you know that too much direct exposure to the sun can be harmful for your eyes? UV radiation can cause long-term damage, including increasing your cancer risk. Read more to learn how to protect your eyes from harmful exposure.

Jul 22nd, 2020
10 Tips for Avoiding Eye Infections

Eye infections come with uncomfortable symptoms like redness, pain, and itching. Do your best to keep from getting eye infections this spring. Follow these helpful tips to manage your symptoms and reduce the frequency of your eye infection outbreaks.

Mar 17th, 2020
Tips for Managing Winter Dry Eye

Is the dry, winter air making your eyes feel irritated and look red? Find out why dry eye syndrome is worse in the winter and what you can do to find relief.

Feb 1st, 2020
4 Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Vision Loss From Glaucoma

It can be scary to learn you have glaucoma. But even if you already have this condition, it doesn’t mean you have to lose your eyesight. Keep reading for more on glaucoma and how to protect your vision before it’s too late.

Dec 31st, 2019
5 Steps to Prevent Diabetic Eye Disease

Are you worried about what diabetes may mean for your vision? You can take steps right now to help prevent diabetes from affecting your view of the world.

Oct 23rd, 2019
Common Contact Lens Mistakes to Avoid

The fact is that if you wear contact lenses, you need to take care that you’re using them properly. In the following, we’ve outlined the most common mistakes contact lens wearers make and how to avoid them.

Mar 13th, 2018
Are Dry Eyes a Serious Problem?

Dry eyes are almost always a serious problem because burning, itchy, sensitive eyes affect every aspect of your daily life. But dry eyes can become a truly serious condition that ultimately causes vision loss, which is why you should call us at Smart Eye C

Mar 1st, 2018
Wearing Contacts With Astigmatism: What You Should Know

Having an astigmatism, or an irregularly-shaped cornea that causes blurred vision at any distance, doesn’t preclude you from choosing contact lenses to correct your vision. Read on to discover how toric contact lenses can help correct moderate astigmatism.

Jan 30th, 2018