Archive for the ‘Eye Health’ Category

Tips and Tricks for Applying Eye Drops

Sunday, January 14th, 2018

People need eye drops for many reasons — for example, to treat an eye infection, manage diseases like glaucoma or relieve the discomfort of dry eye.

Unfortunately, using eye drops is tricky, and it is not uncommon to have difficulty applying them. Using eye drops improperly defeats the purpose and is a waste of money.

If you struggle to properly apply eye drops, the team at Bochner Eye Institute wants to share a few helpful tips and tricks. (more…)

Protecting Your Family’s Eyes from Sports-Related Injuries

Friday, October 13th, 2017

shutterstock_244967398Over 25,000 people need treatment for sports-related eye injuries every year. The team at Bochner Eye Institute doesn’t want you to spend a moment sitting on the sidelines due to an eye injury. And with the right information, you don’t have to! We hope that by providing some helpful information, you and your entire family can avoid sports-related eye injuries and stay in the game. (more…)

Eye Symptoms that Should Never Be Ignored

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

shutterstock_126608381Catching and treating eye problems in their early stages limits your chances of losing vision. However, it can be difficult to tell whether a symptom is serious and worth having checked by a doctor.

The team at Bochner Eye Institute wants to help make you aware of some eye symptoms that should never be ignored. If you experience any of the following eye symptoms, we recommend you schedule an eye exam ASAP. (more…)

Can the Blue Light from Your Cell Phone Hurt Your Eyes?

Saturday, August 12th, 2017

shutterstock_183726968Many people spend the overwhelming majority of their days staring at a screen — whether it belongs to a smartphone, tablet, computer or television. You might be interested to know how all this screen time affects eye health. The team at Bochner Eye Institute tells you what you need to know in this month’s blog post. (more…)