Blog

31
May
2018
Blog Post

The Best Vacation Destinations To Visit

  It’s vacation season and deciding on where to go and what to do is the hardest part of it all. Luckily, U.S. News & World Report recently released its annual rankings of the best vacation destinations to visit, including the best places to travel around the world, in the U.S., and in the Caribbean. Factors […]

Read More
29
May
2018
Blog Post

Considering Discount LASIK?

Are you considering discount LASIK? You’ve probably seen ads for discount LASIK or heard radio promotions with offers as low as $299. Deals like these may sound too good to be true and leave you feeling confused and uneasy. Here are four facts about the cost of LASIK to help you deconstruct these low-price offers […]

Read More
15
May
2018
Blog Post

Eyelash Extensions, Makeup and LASIK

We get many questions during the day from many people looking into their vision correction options. Any idea on what two questions we get asked frequently? Lucky for you we’re not going to make you guess. “Can I have LASIK if I have eyelash extensions?” and “Can I wear makeup after LASIK?” are a couple […]

Read More
27
Apr
2018
Blog Post

Over 40 Vision – Options for Presbyopia

At some point in our lives, we start holding newspapers, menus and cell phones at arm’s length in an effort to see small print more clearly. You may begin to notice changes in your early 40’s or you may not be troubled until your early 60’s, but everyone begins to lose the ability to see […]

Read More
20
Apr
2018
Blog Post

Help Your Parent Make Decisions About Cataract Surgery

Parenting is one of life’s greatest challenges and blessings. Often, it takes becoming a parent to fully realize the sacrifice our parents made to raise us. Most of us would agree that nurturing, educating, training and molding children is one of the hardest and most rewarding jobs there is. As our parent’s age, show your […]

Read More
10
Apr
2018
Blog Post

Take a Permanent Vacation . . .

Flip flops: check. Hat: check. Bathing suit: check. Cooler: check. Glasses & contacts: ugh. Is it too early to plan your getaway? No way! If you’re already dreaming of sun, surf and sand, the last thing you want to think about is how to avoid breaking your glasses or taking care of your contact lenses. Spring is here […]

Read More
29
Mar
2018
Blog Post

Diabetics are More Than Twice as Likely to Develop Cataracts

Diabetics are More Than Twice as Likely to Develop Cataracts Need another reason to get your weight under control? A new study of over 56,000 diabetes patients will provide renewed motivation. It concluded that diabetics are at least twice as likely to develop cataracts as non-diabetics. Diabetes is now a global epidemic and is skyrocketing […]

Read More
20
Feb
2018
Blog Post

Three Lifestyle Changes That Can Save Your Vision

I’m a 62-year old Certified Nutritionist, Weight Loss Specialist, and Gerontologist and I’m not thrilled with the aging process. Since I’d better “walk the walk,” I hit the gym every morning and eat a very healthy diet. Still, I’m constantly reminded that I’m no longer living in a 20-year-old body. My workouts focus on injury […]

Read More
12
Feb
2018
Blog Post

Education: Contact Lens Wear and Care

Using Contact Lenses? Pay Attention to Contact Lens Hygiene If you don’t like wearing glasses, you can use contact lenses. They don’t alter your appearance and are safe when used properly. That said, if you don’t maintain contact lens hygiene, you are risking serious eye problems. Eye infections due to contact lenses can result in […]

Read More
05
Feb
2018
Blog Post

Eat Foods with Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Eye Health

Eat Foods with Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Eye Health Written by Lorie Eber Worried about losing your eyesight to glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, or macular degeneration? Suffering from dry eye syndrome? Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a magic elixir we could take that could preserve our eyesight? There is a miracle eye preserver and […]

Read More