Men Over 40: When Should You Have Your Eyes Screened For Glaucoma?

16 November 2017
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If you're in your 40s, you might worry about many things, including your weight and heart. But if you're not concerned about your vision, it's time to do so. As you enter middle age, your vision can gradually change. One of the vision problems men should think about is glaucoma. Learn how glaucoma affects your eyesight and why it's important to be screened for it at an office like Olympia Eye Clinic, Inc. Read More 

Why Sleeping With Contacts In Is Bad For Your Eyes

28 July 2017
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If you've ever fallen asleep with contacts in, you know the unpleasant feeling that comes when you wake up. Sometimes when you're very tired, you might feel the trade-off it worth it — taking the time to remove them seems like so much bother when all you want to do is sleep. However, sleeping with contacts in can damage your eyes permanently. Here's what you need to know about how this bad habits can affect your eyes. Read More 

A Trip To The Optometrist

3 June 2017
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If you have been experiencing problems with your vision or with your eyes, it is best to make an appointment with an optometrist as soon as possible. When it comes to your eyes, you need to be extremely careful. There are many different problems that can arise that involve your eyes, but if caught early, can be treated. Even if it has been over a year since you have had your eyes checked, you should make an appointment. Read More 

Taking An Eye Exam

11 May 2017
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Getting an eye exam does not have to be a stressful trip to the doctor. Many people feel that if they fail, then they are going to have to wear glasses or contacts. The truth of the matter is that glasses or contacts may be just the thing to enrich your life and increase the overall quality of your life. The optometrist is going to have your best interest at heart, and they will do everything in their power to help you see properly. Read More 

A Pain In The …Eye? What Eye Pain Is Trying To Tell You

22 April 2017
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Pain in your eyes is not normal. In fact, most of the time the only sensation you should have with your eyes is the sense of movement and slight ocular/orbital pressure when you look hard in one direction. If you are experiencing any sensation of pain, you should see your eye doctor right away. This is what various types of eye pain may be trying to tell you. Sore with Bright Lights Read More