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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. To shop all of our favorite eye care products, visit our Amazon store!

Demodex Mites (Eyelash Bugs) - Signs, Symptoms, and Treatments
Do you every experience dry, itchy, or crusty eyelashes? How about red or irritated eyes? If your symptoms seem to never go away, it might not be the usual dry eye or pink eye you have always thought. In cases like these, I highly recommend discussing Demodex mites with your eye doctor. In this video, Dr Gabriela Olivares discusses what you need to...
5 Reasons To Choose Daily Disposable Contact Lenses
In a world full of contact lens options, how do you make a decision on which one to wear? Although there are plenty of different contact lenses on the market, the easiest choice you can make is to wear a daily disposable contact lens! In this video, Dr. Christine Joy talks about daily disposable contact lenses and the many benefits...
Eyelid ptosis (droopy eyelid)
Are you interested in learning about droopy eyelids, otherwise known as eyelid ptosis? Truth be told, this condition can cause your upper eyelid to block the vision in one or both of your eyes. Unfortunately, this can create a problem when you try to read, drive, or watch TV. In this article, Dr. Paul Johnson talks all about eyelid ptosis, including causes, symptoms,...
Understanding Medicare Coverage For Eyes and Vision
The risk for vision loss or developing optical impairments as you age becomes much greater. To maintain healthy vision and prevent vision problems from occurring later in life, it’s important to be proactive. Having routine eye exams once every couple of years, or as often as your healthcare professional recommends, is key to maintaining the most optimal vision health possible....
Chalazion (Eyelid Bump)- Exactly How To Treat This Annoying Condition
Do you have a hard bump on your eyelid? Has it been there a long time and you find it more annoying than bothersome? If so, you might have a chalazion. In this video, Dr. Jaclyn Garlich will discuss the causes, symptoms, and treatments of a chalazion. https://youtu.be/EL7jca8fNTs If you don’t like the video or want more information, continue reading. Causes and symptoms...
Recurrent Corneal Erosion (RCE): Causes and Treatment Options
Have you ever woken up with extreme eye pain, where it felt like you scratched your eye? Did the pain gradually subside as the day went on? If so, you may have had a recurrent corneal erosion (or RCE). In this video, Dr. Jaclyn Garlich reviews the main causes, risk factors, and treatment options for a recurrent corneal erosion. https://youtu.be/BGGh7Fqxdrc If you...
Are you interested in learning about the difference between an ectropion and entropion? Truth be told, both are conditions that almost always affect the lower eyelids, but can at times affect the upper eyelids too. In this article, Dr. Paul Johnson highlights the difference between an ectropion and entropion, including causes, symptoms, and surgical repair. https://youtu.be/pBlJ3Izs0gc Ectropion vs entropion The difference between an...
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...
How To Choose the Right Sunglasses For Your Sport
Competing at your best means seeing your best, and different sports require different types of frames and lenses to protect your eyes and give you a competitive edge. In the video below, optical guru Daniel Brunson highlights exactly how to choose the right sunglasses for your sport. https://youtu.be/CAL3HxJxrEI If you don’t like the video or want more information, continue reading. Let’s start with...
What Is Sports Vision Training and How Does It Improve Performance
Are you an athlete looking for an extra edge in your performance? Have you heard about sports vision training and are curious about how you could benefit from it? In the video below, Dr. Fayiz Mahgoub reviews exactly what you need to know about sports vision training. https://youtu.be/usN5rZ7TS7k If you don’t like the video or want more information, continue reading. 1) What is the role...