1. How to Avoid Eye Strain

    We all know the feeling – a stinging sensation, sore, tired, watery eyes, and all we want to do is rub or keep our eyes closed. Eye strain is annoying and frustrating, especially if you work at a computer all day and frequently experience these symptoms. But the good news is that there are ways to…Read More

  2. What is Presbyopia?

    As you may have experienced already, our bodies change as we get older. Our metabolism slows down, we might feel less flexible, our hearing gradually declines, and our eyes age as well making it harder to see clearly. While everyone is different, it’s not uncommon for people to experience worsenin…Read More

  3. Signs It’s an Astigmatism

    If you take a look around you, there’s a good chance that there are a number of people wearing glasses. And even though you can’t tell, many others are wearing contact lenses. And one of the reasons may be that they have astigmatism. In today’s blog, we’re going to talk about what astigmatis…Read More

  4. Eye Care and COVID-19: What You Should Know

    Our eyes are a unique organ in our body. Even though we may not think about the health of our eyes on a daily basis, we use them constantly. You may start to pay attention to your eyes if you have allergies, if an eyelash gets caught, or if the sun is particularly bright while you’re driving. But …Read More

  5. Managing Dry Eyes Heading Into Winter

    Fall is truly an incredible time of year for Colorado, with beautiful oranges, yellows, and reds throughout the area, fresh cool weather, and the fun crunch of leaves under our feet. But unfortunately, fall colors soon turn to cold winter weather, which means dry air that can cause a variety of prob…Read More

  6. Signs Your Child May Need Glasses

    It takes many things to be successful in school, such as hard work, focus, and the willingness to spend time studying. However, a child may be the most dedicated and hard-working student in the school but can still find it hard to get ahead. But one solution that many parents may not think about has…Read More

  7. A close-up of a woman's mouth as she blows out the smoke of a cigarette held in her hand.

    The Effects of Smoking On Your Vision

    Smoking has long been demonized for its association with lung disease and cancer, but few people recognize that it is also linked to vision loss. Yes, it’s true: smoking can cause impaired sight and blindness. Although the idea of losing one of the five major senses is unsettling, there are certai…Read More

  8. Image of glasses set on a table.

    Geriatric Eye Care For Your Loved One

    Geriatric eye care, also referred to as geriatric optometry, is a difficult area of health care for a number of reasons. Not only do eye diseases tend to become more apparent as age increases, but a patient’s ability to deal with and recover from these conditions becomes less effective. Thus, it i…Read More

  9. A young girl sits on her father's shoulders and looks out into the distance, making "binoculars" with her fingers.

    5 Questions to Ask Before Choosing Your Kids’ Optometrist

    As a parent, you want to make sure your child is healthy. But when vision problems arise, you may need to seek out the help of a pediatric optometrist. If that’s the case, it can be overwhelming to know where to begin. What kind of questions should you ask in order to make sure you’re picking th…Read More

  10. Person jump skiing against a blue sky and a snowy backdrop.

    Tips For Eye Safety On The Slopes

    If you live in Colorado, chances are you spend some time skiing in our mountains. If you do plan to hit the slopes this season, make sure to stay safe. Here are some tips for maintaining eye safety while you’re having winter fun here in the Centennial State. Wear Eye Protection Ski goggles aren’…Read More

  11. Woman putting on contact lenses.

    7 Questions To Ask Before Getting Contact Lenses

    Are you thinking about getting contact lenses? There are many reasons people decide to wear contacts, including convenience, improvements in vision, and a desired change in appearance. Glasses are great, and you can certainly wear both, just not at the same time, of course! The vast majority of peop…Read More