Category: Eye Health

Why Do My Eyes Water So Much?

why do my eyes water so much

  Your eyeballs require constant moisture to stay hydrated and healthy — but have you ever wondered why exactly? Or, have you ever had the annoying experience of overly watery eyes, which essentially make tears roll down your face even though you’re not actually crying? In this piece, we’ll explore exactly what’s up with all […]


What’s the Deal with Eye Boogers?

what causes eye boogers

Eye boogers…everyone gets ‘em, but does anyone actually know anything about them? We mean, besides the fact that they’re a dead give-away that you’ve just woken up. In this piece, we’re going to explore all the nitty-gritty, lesser known facts of the mysterious eye booger, including what they are, why we get them, and if […]


What Does it Mean if There are Floaters in My Eyes?

what does it mean when there are floaters in my eyes

Have you ever noticed a mysterious, squiggly dark line appear when staring at something “blank,” like the sky or a white wall? If so, then you’ve likely got an eye floater. They can take on different shapes, but most people describe them as a dark (black or gray) spot or line that drifts around your […]


Ideas for Work You Can do Offline to Reduce Computer Eye Strain

ways to reduce computer eye strain

Most of us spend a lot of time staring at a screen – especially those of us who work in an office. Those 8+ hours of screen time daily can cause computer eye strain, also known as Computer Vision Syndrome. Related symptoms like dry eyes can be particularly irksome on days where the workload is […]


5 Freaky Eye Parasites You’ll Definitely Want to Avoid

types of eye parasites

If you’re eating, we suggest you stop. As if the word “parasites” isn’t enough to make your stomach churn, we’re about to discuss eye parasites. Yes, that’s a thing. A very real, belly-turning thing. As you’ll soon find out, these parasites don’t necessarily start in your eyeball, which honestly, somehow makes the whole notion more […]