Increased time outside can reduce myopia progression in children

There’s a lot of wisdom in telling your children to “go outside and play” according to a recent study of Danish children with myopia. Common sense would indicate that just being outside where they have to focus on close and far tasks & subjects would help prevent myopia, but this study focused on the children’s … [Read more…]

Eye care tips for college students

From the American Academy of Ophthalmologists: Six eye health tips for college students.   A quick list of suggestions for college students to keep their eyes happy in a college environment. The list is simple and straight forward when it comes to contact lens and eyecare. 1.  Don’t shower or swim in your contacts. Only … [Read more…]