7 Signs You Need to Consider Cataract Surgery

7 Signs You Need to Consider Cataract Surgery

Developing cataracts is common as people get older. Cataracts form when proteins in your eyes break down and form opacities, which can affect your vision. You might not realize you have cataracts at first, but these opacifications can end up impairing your vision over time. As they get worse, you…
Can Macuhealth Help Prevent or Treat Macular Degeneration

Can Macuhealth Help Prevent or Treat Macular Degeneration?

Macular degeneration can cause problems with central vision, blurry vision, and other symptoms. This eye disorder, which is common in people over 50, can be difficult to treat as it progresses. However, there are ways to prevent or slow down the progression of macular degeneration. A key part of preventing…
Top 5 Causes of Dry Eyes

Top 5 Causes of Dry Eyes

Top 5 Causes of Dry Eyes Dry eyes affect a huge number of people every year, and there are several dry eye causes. Some of the causes are easily remedied, while others are chronic and require ongoing treatment to counter. The basic cause of dry eye syndrome is a lack…
Dry Eye Treatment Options

Dry Eye Treatment Options You Need to Know

What is Dry Eye? Dry eye is a condition in which the eyes are – as the name suggests – too dry. It can be a temporary or a chronic condition. Symptoms of this condition include a sense of unwanted dryness, redness, scratchiness, blurry vision, the feeling of foreign objects…
6 Home Remedies for Dry Eyes

6 Home Remedies for Dry Eyes

6 Home Remedies for Dry Eyes Dry, irritated eyes are impossible to ignore. The sheer discomfort often impacts everything from workday productivity to your ability to enjoy your time off. If this is your reality, then you’re likely dealing with dry eye disease. Although this condition might sound dire, it’s…
What Food to Eat When You Have Macular Degeneration

What Food to Eat When You Have Macular Degeneration

What to Eat When You Have Macular Degeneration? Your diet has a huge effect on your overall health. Eating foods packed with vitamins is a great way to support your body’s natural defenses to illness and disease. You may be surprised to learn that some foods can directly contribute to…
What You Need to Know About Dry Eyes at Night

What You Need to Know About Dry Eyes at Night

What You Need to Know About Dry Eyes at Night Millions of people suffer from dry eyes at night. Some experience so many symptoms that they are miserable and their vision is impaired. They often don’t know there is treatment available to relieve the symptoms. Causes of Dry Eyes at…
What is Astigmatism?

What is Astigmatism?

What Is Astigmatism? If you have visited the eye doctor recently, you may have heard the word “astigmatism” used to describe your condition. Alternatively, you may have come across this term in other environments, such as a conversation with friends or even online. Below is some basic information about astigmatism,…
What are cataracts

What Are Cataracts

What are cataracts? Many Canadians, especially as we age, will suffer from poor vision caused by cataracts. But did you know Cataracts are easily diagnosed and treatable? In addition, when severe enough, the MSP will pay for surgery that will, in almost all cases, restore vision.  But, what are cataracts…