Are Video Games Bad for Your Eyes? Why You Should Protect Your Eyes From the Computer Screen
digital eye strain


How do video games hurt your eyes? Since the dawn of vision there existed some version of eye strain. Whether it is poor lighting conditions, general overtaxing use of the eyes leading to blurred vision, eye burning sensation, and headaches, they all have a common denominator - eye strain.


"Tumbling E" Eye Chart
Tumbling E Eye Chart


The Tumbling E eye chart is similar to the standardize Snellen eye chart that most people use for testing; however it contains a series of letter E's instead of the variety of letters included in the Snellen chart. The tumbling E eye chart is typically used to test individuals who are unable to properly communicate or identify letters of the alphabet.


Eye Strain Symptoms and Treatments
Eye Strain Symptoms


Eye strain symptoms were occasional occurrences when one read traditional hard copy versions of various types of media, such as books and newspapers. However with the advent of technology eye strain symptoms and others variations thereof have become more frequent. While technology has made it more efficient to consume information on smaller devices such as mobile phones and tablets it has also led to the appearance of a disorder called CVS. Let's have a quick look at both of these categories and highlight the various symptoms associated with each along with the steps a person can take to address and avoid eye strain for the respective category.


How Can the Sun Damage Eyes?
Sun Damage Eyes


Many of us have heard of UV or ultraviolet light, however how many actually know what it is and dangers it poses? Let's look into how UV exposure can cause sun damage to the eyes, the different ultraviolet rays that exist, and how we can properly protect ourselves against them.


Dangers of Halloween Contacts
Halloween Contact Lenses


Eyes have many different shapes, sizes and health requirements and the law requires consumers to be properly fitted with the lenses that best meets their vision correction and eye health needs; this includes special FX contact lenses. Find out the dangers associated with wearing Halloween contact lenses and the steps you should take to avoid them.




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