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  • How does DOLLAR SHAVE CLUB relate to my eyes?

    It doesn’t! Well, not exactly. Large companies have realized it is more economical to leverage massive marketing campaigns on social media to lure the public into purchasing products. Dollar Shave Club uses Netflix’s subscription model to sell razors instead of DVD’s. This is being done for other products the public perceives as overly expensive. Eyeglasses […]

    Continue Reading July 29, 2019

  • The TEN YEAR CHALLENGE for your eyes!

    If you are in your 30’s and 40’s, chances are you have noticed you are getting older. One of the first things people notice is blurry vision. While it may be subtle and we can compensate at first – it does not go away. This is not a fun fact- it’s a sign we are […]

    Continue Reading April 19, 2019

  • Are you at risk for macular degeneration?

    The Retina is a delicate tissue lining the inside of the eye. Technically, it is made up of neural (brain) tissue and it does not regenerate. The macula is a region in the retina that is responsible for your “central vision”, the are of the retina you use to recognize faces, read print, drive, etc. […]

    Continue Reading February 12, 2019

  • A Smoothie For Your Eye Health!

    The Bright Eyes Smoothie The next few blog posts will revolve around nutrition and eyesight.  Vitamin B, Vitamin A, Omega 3 Fatty Acids, Lutein and Zeaxanthin have been shown over and over to be vital to eye health.  Patients with nutritional deficits and malnutrition have been shown to lose vision and improve with B12 shots.  Patients lacking Vitamin […]

    Continue Reading May 29, 2018

  • HEV Light Protection

    The Blue Light Battle If you look through my previous posts, you’ll see last year I posted information on the solar eclipse and eye damage from the sun and laser pointers….”Don’t stare at the sun” is universal knowledge. But one thing we may not know, or know entirely is what does the light being emitted from digital devices do […]

    Continue Reading May 1, 2018

  • How Important Are Your Eyes?

    “The eyes are the window to your soul” While Shakespeare may not have said this first,  he appears to be the person most attributed to the quote.  We can find a similar saying in the bible: Matthew 6:22-24 “The eye is the lamp of the body” When it comes to our eye health, men have advantages women lack, […]

    Continue Reading April 21, 2018