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Protecting Your Eyes After Increased Screen Time

May 27, 2020

As the fight against COVID-19 rages on, millions of people have welcomed more screen time as they bid goodbye, for now, to time outdoors. Schools have closed, work-from-home programs have been implemented, and people returning from overseas have been required to self-isolate. But that doesn’t mean you cannot limit your screen time and protect your eyes. Here’s how you can help to keep your eyes healthy.

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Top 5 Questions to ask your Wichita Falls Eye Doctor

January 30, 2020

If your eyes are healthy and you have good vision, you may only need to see your eye doctor once a year. This means that it is essential to make the most of your visit and ask any important questions that could benefit your eye health and ensure that you continue to enjoy great vision for as long as possible. It can be extremely frustrating to leave an appointment and realize that you didn’t ask a burning question. So, to help you get the very most from your visit, listed below are the top 5 questions you should ask your Wichita Falls eye doctor.

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Eyewear Trends for 2020

December 31, 2019

Wearing glasses doesn’t just have to be functional. Like many celebrities, your choice of eyewear can make a real statement about who you are as a person. They can even become one of your defining features. Woody Allen is considered one of the pioneers of the hipster frame, while fashion icon Iris Apfel reflects her eclectic style in her choice of thick, black round glasses. And he may be fictional, but even Harry Potter is known for his round, wire-framed spectacles. 

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What is Astigmatism

November 20, 2019

Astigmatism is an issue that most people have heard of, but very few people actually know much about it. Your eye is made up of a bunch of different parts that can affect how light and images enter your eye and can be translated by your brain. Your cornea is generally designed to be smooth and curved equally in all directions. This helps to ensure that the light entering your eye from a number of different angles can be properly focused when it reaches the back of your eye. Astigmatism is when the cornea is not spherical in shape.

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How does LipiFlow work?

September 19, 2019

Dry eye syndrome may not be particularly serious, but it can make day to day life difficult for the sufferer. Characterized by stiff, dry and gritty eyes, blurred vision and redness, most people will experience at least one episode of dry eyes during their lifetime. It may resolve itself, but if it doesn’t, you will need treatment to alleviate your symptoms.

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