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Drinking Coffee May Prevent Blindness!

A study from Cornell University found that drinking a cup of coffee a day may prevent eyesight deterioration and even blindness! According to the research, one of coffee’s main ingredients, chlorogenic acid- an antioxidant, may protect against retinal degeneration from glaucoma, aging and diabetes , which may all lead to blindness. The study compared two … Continue reading Drinking Coffee May Prevent Blindness!

Ocular Allergies- Causes and Tips for Relief!!

Ocular Allergies, Causes and Tips for Relief! Did you know that… Up to 50% of U.S. residents have allergy symptoms. Among these, 75% have symptoms that affect their eyes (Allergic diseases of the eye. Medical Clinics of North America. January 2006). Common Allergy Symptoms Include: Itchy, Watery, Swollen, Red Eyes Sneezing Runny Nose Discomfort from … Continue reading Ocular Allergies- Causes and Tips for Relief!!

LASIK Post-Operative Care

Dr. Schneider: Post-operative care is an important process in your Lasik procedure. If managed properly, you’ll be back to your normal routine in no time. Of course, every doctor will have their own set of post-operative instructions, but here are a few basic guidelines you can expect to follow: First, go home and take a … Continue reading LASIK Post-Operative Care

Computer Vision Syndrome

As more and more people work with computers for 8 hours a day, 5 days a week, computer vision syndrome is a problem many people experience, but not many people realize. Computer Vision Syndrome describes a group of eye and vision-related problems that result from prolonged computer use. Many people experience eye discomfort and vision … Continue reading Computer Vision Syndrome

“Budget” LASIK – Good for Your Wallet, but Good for Your Eyes?

If you have been considering LASIK, you have probably seen the deals and advertisements surrounding cheap LASIK. The procedure typically costs a few thousand dollars per eye. Be wary of centers offering LASIK for a few hundred dollars per eye, for the following reasons. After extra fees, surcharges, etc., the ” fees, surcharges, a few … Continue reading “Budget” LASIK – Good for Your Wallet, but Good for Your Eyes?

LASIK and Sports

Do you dream of being the next Tiger Woods or LeBron James? Or are you just tired of messing with contacts or glasses before and during sport activities? Like many sports stars of the world (including Tiger and LeBron!), you should consider LASIK eye surgery. Don’t let glasses or contacts hold you back from your … Continue reading LASIK and Sports