In today’s digital world, it’s hard to go one hour, let alone one day, without using an electronic device like a smart phone, tablet or computer. Unfortunately, prolonged exposure to screens can be harmful to eyesight. In today’s post, your expert eye doctor from Progressive Eyecare shares some tips to reduce computer eye strain.
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Undergoing a comprehensive eye exam with a qualified eye doctor is one of the best ways to safeguard your visual health. An eye exam can detect refractive errors and identify early signs of eye diseases. The earlier you diagnose and begin treating eye conditions, the better the results may be. Today, Progressive Eyecare discusses one type of eye test: retinoscopy.
For many people who wear contact lenses, itchy eyes are a regular occurrence. However, if you’re suffering from persistently red, watery or itchy eyes even without your contacts on, you might have eye allergies, also known as allergic conjunctivitis. Your eye doctor from Progressive Eyecare sheds light on this type of allergy and how you can best manage it.
Are your eyes red, itchy or watery? Does it feel like something’s stuck inside your eye that you can’t see? If so, you may have dry eyes. Dry eye syndrome is a common problem among many and one of the top reasons patients seek help from eye doctors. Read on as Progressive Eyecare, your leading provider of quality eyeglasses and other optometry services, explains everything you need to know about this condition.
Ultraviolet (UV) radiation, a form of high energy light emitted by the sun, can penetrate deeply into your eyes. Excessive exposure to UV rays may cause short- or long-term damage to your eyes. Continue reading “How Spending Too Much Time in the Sun Affects Your Eyesight”