Top 10 American Cities That Are Bad For The Eyes

Geography and climate have such an enormous impact on eye health. Some of the most scenic places in United States – cities that look pristine, fresh and clean all year round — can leave you with allergies, irritations and all sorts of other eye-related problems that you’d never have suspected. To clarify the 8 criteria …Read more

Thinking Of Wearing Contact Lenses While On The Pill? Bad Idea!

Whoever thought there could be a correlation between contact lenses and your birth control pills? But this correlation certainly exists – so much so that some oral contraceptive manufacturers are especially mentioning contact lenses in their statutory warnings. And practitioners are being told to stay alert to problems involving corneal and lid edema, headaches, photophobia …Read more

Eeek!!! Do You Have `Eye Mites’ Living And Raising A Family In Your Eyelashes?

This topic is deeply distressing on so many levels. Nobody welcomes the thought of creepy-crawlies living in their eyelashes, but if you’re knee deep into your pets, like I am, and cannot imagine sleeping at night without your dog cuddled up next to you, the news is doubly unwelcome because there’s a high chance that …Read more

90% Of Work-Related Eye Injuries Are Avoidable: What Are you Doing To Stay Safe?

Approximately 2,000 workers in the United States suffer job-related eye injuries every single day. Not just minor cuts and scratches, but serious enough accidents that require immediate medical intervention. If you work at any of these jobs, you should also know that with the right eye protection, you can reduce chances of severe injuries by …Read more

Is Reading While Lying Down Bad For The Eyes?

A topic about eye health that’s currently doing the rounds in social media is reading while lying down. Rumor has it that some research studies have proved a connection between this common habit and permanent eye damage. And concerned people are looking back to years of curling up in bed with a book, and wondering …Read more

Did You Know That Contact Lens Wearers Carry An Extra Bad Bacteria In Their Eyes?

Let’s face it. The primary reason why people wear content lenses is to look good. It’s a very persuasive reason of course, if wearing spectacles makes you feel less confident in social situations or hampers your professional life in any way. And if you haven’t yet considered the absolute freedom of LASIK surgery. As a …Read more

Spend Your Tax Refund On This 1 Thing That Is Guaranteed To Change Your Life

Approximately 79 per cent of Americans are looking forward to the tax refund season, as they’re expecting a pleasant little surprise from the IRS. Last year, the average payout was 2,860 dollars, which may not sound like a king’s ransom, but if you spend that money with foresight and common sense, you can actually make …Read more

Forget Celebrities – Even Star Wars Droid C-3PO Had To Have LASIK Surgery!

What can be a more ringing endorsement for LASIK than the fact that even an autonomous programmable machine like Star War’s C-3PO, with his outstanding celluloid representation of robotics and fluency in over 6 million forms of communications, couldn’t solve his own vision problems without the help of refractive eye surgery! During the filming of …Read more

Top 10 American Cities That Promote Good Eye Health

If you are one of the 166 million Americans in need of vision correction, or extremely prone to allergies and other weather-induced irritants, the environment you live in will have an enormous impact on your eyes. Here are some useful tips about geographical locations that support good eye conditions and a list of 10 cities …Read more