What Causes Keratitis and How to Treat it


Dealing with red, itchy, or uncomfortable eyes? We’ve all been there. Most of the time, these common symptoms are nothing to worry about, perhaps caused by harmless irritants like dust or dry eyes. But in some cases they may be symptoms of keratitis, an inflammation of the cornea. Keratitis is often easily managed, although more […]

#TBT Celebs Who Could’ve Used Contacts: Star Wars Edition


“The force” was definitely strong this season, thanks to the release of the long-awaited and much-anticipated next movie in the epic Star Wars series: The Force Awakens. The blockbuster film raked in a cool $1.5 billion dollars in less than a month. Not bad. Not bad at all. With all the hype and excitement surrounding the beloved film, […]

10 Daily Health Habits to Commit to This Year


  The start of a new year always gets people buzzing about ways to improve their lives to become a healthier, happier, and overall better person. There’s something about the idea of a clean slate on January 1 that the masses find motivating. If you’re also looking to commit to better health and self-care in 2016, keep […]

Pterygium 101 – What Is “Surfer’s Eye” & How to Treat It

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Pterygium, also called “Surfer’s Eye,” is a fairly common eye condition. It’s a pink, noncancerous growth on the white of the eye. It can grow slowly overtime, spreading further and further over the white of the eyeball. For some people, the pterygium eventually stops growing. In more advanced cases, it may continue to grow, spreading […]

How to Live Comfortably with Dry Eye Syndrome


Living with dry eye syndrome is not fun. Anyone who has ever wrestled with dry, scratchy eyes knows just how uncomfortable and disruptive they can be to daily life. While it’s common to experience dry eyes from time to time, dry eye syndrome is a chronic, often progressive condition. That means it is not only […]