Protect Your Eyes From the Summer Sun

Now that summer has finally arrived, most people are excited to catch some rays. While you’re putting on sunscreen, remember to not leave your eyes unprotected.   Why Is Protection Important? An overdose of UV rays has been linked to an increased occurrence of eye diseases, cataracts, and cancer by the American Academy of Ophthalmology […]

Cataracts: What Are They and How Are They Treated?

You’ve probably heard of cataracts and wondered what, exactly, they are. They’re a common phenomenon, with more than half the American population over the age of 80 impacted. Cataracts exist in the lens of a person’s eye in the form of a cloudy area. This is generally considered an age-related issue, though cataracts have been […]