Posts Tagged ‘eye health’

Cataract Surgery Recovery

Wednesday, September 12th, 2018

You ask, we answer: Common Questions about Cataract Surgery Recovery Q: How soon can I go back to work? How soon can I exercise? A: Most patients can return to their normal routine the day after surgery, including driving, working or exercising. One exclusion to this is swimming, as you should wait at least one...  read more

Keep Your Eyes Healthy: Wear Sunglasses!

Thursday, July 5th, 2018

Sunglasses are a great fashion accessory, but their most important job is to protect your eyes from the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays. When purchasing sunglasses, look for ones that block out 99 to 100% of both UVA and UVB radiation, so you can keep your vision sharp and eyes healthy. A wide-brimmed hat offers great protection, too!...  read more

Summertime Sunglasses

Thursday, June 21st, 2018

Sunglasses are a great fashion accessory, but their most important job is to protect your eyes from the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays. Our opticians can help you pick out sunglasses to protect your eyes! Stop in today to check our collection of sunglasses, from designers like Kate Spade NY, Bobbi Brown, Carolina Herrera, Ray-Ban, Polaroid,...  read more

Jahnle Eye Visits White Horse Village

Thursday, June 14th, 2018

We are visiting the 2018 White Horse Village Health Fair today! Come visit our table for free goodies or just to say hi.  

Healthy Vision Month

Thursday, May 17th, 2018

May Is Healthy Vision Month: Make Vision a Focus! Many Americans see the doctor every year for a physical. Lots of us also schedule regular visits to the dentist to get our teeth cleaned. But what about our eyes? The fact is, more than 23 million American adults have never had an eye exam. Every Healthy Vision Month,...  read more

Contact Lens Hygiene

Thursday, August 24th, 2017

Poor contact lens wear and care habits can ruin your look with RED EYES AND lead to painful infections with lasting damage. Remember these 3 things! 1. Give your eyes a break. Don’t sleep in your contact lenses. 2. Clean your contacts properly. Don’t top off, or add old solution to new solution to store...  read more

Contact Lens Care

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

The 10 Commandments of Contact Lens Care Always begin by washing your hands with soap and water, then rinse and dry them. Never touch your contacts or eyes before washing! Cut down on underwater exposure - take your contacts out before going swimming or jumping in the hot tub. Water (tap or sterile) should not...  read more

Dry Eye Infographic

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

We found this cool infographic about dry eyes from Systane. Dry eye symptoms are kicking in for a lot of our patients now that people are turning on their heat.

Glaucoma Medicines Only Work If You Take Them!

Friday, July 25th, 2014

If you have glaucoma, you are probably using eye drop medications to lower your eye pressure. The optic nerve, which connects your eye to your brain, tells your brain what you are seeing. In glaucoma, high eye pressure damages the optic nerve—taking your sight away with it. Nerve damage from glaucoma is permanent. Lost sight...  read more

Why are Eye Exams Important in Diabetes?

Friday, July 25th, 2014

Diabetes is a common disease in the United States, and diabetic eye disease is the most common cause of blindness in the US. Regular eye examinations are important in diabetes because diabetic eye disease and the vision loss caused by it are completely preventable. In diabetes, high sugar levels in the blood damage blood vessels...  read more