Can Dry Eyes Cause Blurry Vision?

General Eye Care

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Most people know the basic symptoms of dry eye. The itching, redness, and, of course, the most obvious symptom, dry eyes, are what’s expected. But dry eye can come with a lot of other symptoms, as well as turn into an even bigger problem. Keep reading to find out if dry eyes can cause blurry […]

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Can I Get Cataract Surgery With Another Eye Condition?

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Cataracts affect everyone at some point in their lives. Many people will also struggle with other eye conditions. From things like dry eye syndrome to more serious issues like glaucoma and macular degeneration, this is why you need to see your eye doctor regularly. About whether you can receive cataract surgery if you have another […]

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How Do You Prepare Before Having LASIK?

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Just because you think you are “ready” to have LASIK, doesn’t mean you are actually ready for the surgery itself. There are a lot of steps to take before you reach your goal of amazing vision. Keep reading for some tips on how to prepare before having LASIK! Take a Break From Contacts You will […]

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6 Signs Your Dry Eye Is Affecting Your Vision

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Dry eye is an all too common affliction that affects millions of people all over the world. Left unchecked, a simple case of dry eye can become worse. It can even eventually affect your eyesight. Here’s how you can tell if your dry eye has gotten worse. 1. Your Eyes are Extremely Watery As backward […]

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Why Won’t Insurance Normally Cover LASIK?

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LASIK is a fantastic procedure that changes lives by offering visual freedom. But the surgery is not considered to be a medical necessity, but rather elective. In most cases, LASIK will not be covered at all. This can make it difficult to afford the surgery for many. Though it can be hard to afford, LASIK […]

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What To Expect With Cataracts

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Cataracts are something that will affect everyone at some point. They are a natural part of life. Given a long enough life, everyone will experience them at some point to some degree. While that notion may seem upsetting, there is actually some good news. Due to their prevalence, cataracts are well understood and easier to […]

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Remember These 5 Things Preparing For LASIK

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Getting LASIK is not quite as easy as signing up for the procedure and coming into the office on time. You’ll need to do some homework ahead of time for a safe procedure with the best results. Here are a few of the most important things to keep in mind when you decide to go […]

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5 Signs You May Have Dry Eye

General Eye Care

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With a name like dry eye, it would seem like you only have dry eyes. But there’s a lot more to dry eye than having dry eyes. The disease can actually be tough to deal with and can become a big problem if left untreated. Keep reading for 5 signs that you may have dry […]

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Do’s & Don’ts Before Cataract Surgery

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Preparing for cataract surgery can be overwhelming. That’s why you are always encouraged to ask questions during your cataract screening. It is very important to follow the instructions given to you during this consultation. Following these instructions will help you achieve the best results from the procedure. To help you stay on track, here are […]

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When Do You Need To See A Cornea Specialist?

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Your cornea serves an important function for your vision. It is more than a transparent cover over your pupil. The cornea also handles almost three-quarters of your eye’s focusing power. Functional eyesight would not be possible without a cornea, which is why they need to be in good shape. Protecting your eyes with UV proof […]

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