control myopia

Control Myopia: Is There a Cure?

If your child has myopia (nearsightedness), you’re probably wondering if there is a cure — or at least something that can be done to control myopia and slow its progression so your child doesn’t need stronger glasses year after year. For years, eye care practitioners and researchers have been w...
contagious pink eye

How long is pink eye contagious?

Contagious Pink Eye If you have pink eye (conjunctivitis) caused by a virus or bacteria, your conjunctivitis can be contagious for several days to several weeks once symptoms (red, itchy, watery eyes; possibly with eye discharge) appear. Schools and day care centers often require a child diagnose...
winter eye care

Winter Eye Care

When it comes to your eyes during the harsh winter season, there are many factors that could hinder your vision. One of the most common problems people are faced with during the winter is dry eyes. But there are ways to combat the annoying, uncomfortable condition. First, though, you need to unde...