Can I Get a Sunburn on my Eyes?

Can I Get a Sunburn on my Eyes?

When we venture outdoors in summer months, we slather our face and skin with sun block, but what about our eyes?  Do we need to protect them?  Yes! Ultra violet light (UV) from the sun, can affect our eye health.  Damage can be short and long term.  One of the...
Are the Eyes a Window to the Heart?

Are the Eyes a Window to the Heart?

By Dr. Cheryl G. Murphy, OD Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) is a non-invasive, diagnostic test in many optometrists’ offices, and it gives them a detailed look at different layers of cells inside the eye. A new study suggests that having OCT performed may help...
Hand Sanitizer Dispensers Not Child’s Play

Hand Sanitizer Dispensers Not Child’s Play

It is a way of life brought on by the pandemic.  Alcohol based hand sanitizers (ABHS) are common fixtures wherever we go.  Grocery stores, schools, or clinics. However, have you ever really noticed the height of the dispenser, more importantly, the dispensing level...

Eye Irregularity And Brain Tumor

Eye irregularity and brain tumor. Get your eyes checked today! Brain Tumour Research, a fundraising and networking organization for brain cancer research based in the UK says that .“A regular, routine eye test can sometimes detect eye problems that indicate the...