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Our eye care team writes about several topics like vision, eye health, glasses, contact lenses, and more. They also feature comprehensive product and service reviews. Not sure where to start? Check out our post on the best contact lenses available in 2019 as well as our glasses and sunglasses guides. If you like our posts, subscribe to our newsletter!

Macular Degeneration - Exciting New Treatment Options
There are several new treatment options for macular degeneration, that are available either commercially, or in the stage of clinical testing. This article outlines what you need to know! In the video below, Dr. Omar Punjabi discusses the newest treatment options available for those with macular degeneration. https://youtu.be/1_oS1pHnknc If you don’t like the video or want more information, continue reading. Dry macular degeneration treatments Unfortunately,...
Here's another picture of what a pinguecula looks like from the side.
Do you have a new, yellow growth on the white part of your eye that appears to pop out when you look in the mirror? If so, you may have a pinguecula. In the video below, Dr. Danny Mack breaks down everything you need to know about pingueculas. https://youtu.be/IgQGOEeJY2Y If you don’t like the video or want more information, continue reading. What is...
DAILIES AquaComfort Plus Review, Pricing, and More
Do you experience increasing dryness throughout the day while wearing your contact lenses? Are you looking for a daily lens option that is great for new or established wearers? If so, consider trying Alcon's Dailies AquaComfort Plus contact lens! RELATED: These Are the Best Contact Lenses Currently Available Blink-activated moisturizing agents To start, Dailies AquaComfort Plus was first released to the US market in...
Here's Why Your Eyes Water All the Time
Do your eyes water all the time? Yet, when you last had them examined by your eye doctor, you were told you have dry eyes! How can that be possible if all they do is water? Sounds kind of backward, right? Well, let me explain why having very watery eyes is actually a sign of dry eye disease (otherwise known...
Safety Glasses - Here's What You Need To Know
Do you work in an environment that requires eye protection? Are you looking for ways to protect your eyes while doing outdoor or in-home construction? If so, you should highly consider wearing safety glasses. In the video below, Sheena Taff reviews exactly what you need to know about safety glasses! https://youtu.be/JuRcuBVqT7s If you don’t like the video or want more information, continue...

Glaucoma: What Is It and Are You At Risk?

This is what vision with glaucoma looks like.
Have you ever thought about how much you use your side vision on a daily basis? From driving, biking or walking to navigating your way through a crowd, your side vision is very important! Even without any visible eye or vision problems, you still may have glaucoma, an eye disease that damages your side vision.  In the video below, Dr....
Do your eyelids appear loose, saggy, droopy or puffy - even to the point of blocking your vision? If so, you should consider getting a blepharoplasty (otherwise known as eyelid surgery). In the video below, Dr. Vipul Shah highlights the basics of having eyelid surgery. https://youtu.be/zAtr1QZ7cTQ If you don’t like the video or want more information, continue reading. The benefits of getting a...
MyDay Review, Pricing, and More
Are your eyes dry, tired or irritated after a long day of contact lens wear? Are you looking for a premium daily lens option that has great UV protection and uncompromised comfort? If so, you should consider trying CooperVision's MyDay contact lens!  Note: Some eye doctors carry this lens under the brand names Kirkland Signature or LensCrafters 1-Day Premium. RELATED: These Are the Best Contact...

PRK: What Are the REAL Benefits?

PRK - What Are the REAL Benefits?
Are you tired of needing glasses or contact lens to see? If so, you should consider a form of laser eye surgery known as PRK (photorefractive keratectomy). In the video below, Dr. Vipul Shah discusses the benefits of getting PRK eye surgery. https://youtu.be/LM4Nazl2a-w If you don’t like the video or want more information, continue reading. What to expect during PRK During PRK, the outermost...
Do You Need a Backside Anti-Reflective (AR) Coating on Sunglasses
Have you ever wondered if you need an anti-reflective coating on your sunglasses? Well, wonder no more! This advice I'm about to provide you will apply whether you are buying prescription sunglasses or shades off the shelf. In the video below, optical guru Daniel Brunson reviews what you need to know before getting a backside anti-reflective coating on your sunglasses. https://youtu.be/gsZwWDVivvw If you don’t like...