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Does Saying No To Lens Coating Save Money?

When you get a new pair of eyeglasses, you have a lot of decisions to make. You'll need to choose a frame, and pick a type of lens that suits you, like one that darkens when you go into bright light. However, one of the questions that often leaves patients stumped is the notion of lens coatings. If you've ever said no to having your lenses coated to prevent UV radiation, blue light, or damage to your glasses themselves, you might be surprised to learn that it could cost you in the long run. Read More 

The Importance Of Elderly Eye Care

You want to make sure you watch your elderly loved one, making sure that they have the correct glasses for their sight. Once an elderly person has to wear glasses, it will be normal for their vision to continue to change as time goes on, getting a little bit worse over time. However, when they put on their glasses in the morning, all they know is that their glasses are helping them to see better than before they put them on. Read More 

Protecting Your Glasses

When you get glasses, it is important for you to make sure you take good care of them. If you don't make sure to take special care with them, they can end up being damaged. When you went through the trouble to find the right glasses that had the best options for you included in their design, the last thing you want is a broken or damaged pair. Caring for your glasses the way they should be cared for is not hard at all, but there are some tips you should follow. Read More 

Is Self-Medicating Your Glaucoma With THC A Good Idea?

It's well-known that many people have been able to get medical marijuana cards by talking to a doctor about their glaucoma. Whether you have a card or are simply interested in doing whatever you can to help keep your eye pressure under control, looking to medical marijuana for help is understandable. However, it's important to know that THC isn't a replacement for your standard medications, and it may not be as helpful as you think. Read More 

Three Things To Expect When Transitioning To Multi-Focal Contacts

Finding out that you need a multi-focal vision correction can be overwhelming, especially if you've always worn contact lenses. Many people believe that they will be unable to wear contacts again once they receive a corrective prescription that requires more than one correction strength. The fact is, multi-focal contact lenses are an option. Like any other multi-focal lens, they will require some adjustment. Here are a few things to expect as you make the transition. Read More