Am I At Risk for Glaucoma?

Am I At Risk for Glaucoma?

Am I At Risk for Glaucoma?  Glaucoma is a serious eye condition that affects millions of people around the world. It is a progressive and irreversible disease that can eventually lead to blindness. The good news is that it can be treated, but the key to...
Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness

Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness

Did you know that November is Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month? Diabetic eye disease refers to a group of eye problems that people with diabetes may experience as a result of the disease. These problems include diabetic retinopathy, cataracts, and glaucoma....
Halloween Eye Safety Tips

Halloween Eye Safety Tips

Halloween is a time for sugar highs, costume parties, and spooky fun. But it’s also a time when emergency rooms see an uptick in eye injuries, particularly among children. That’s because many popular Halloween activities risk eye injury and eye infections....
What Does it Mean to See Floaters and Flashes?

What Does it Mean to See Floaters and Flashes?

People can develop “floaters” in their field of vision, see flashes of light, or both at the same time. What is normal, and when should you be concerned if you are seeing floaters or flashes? What is a floater? Floaters are spots, squiggly lines, or strings in your...