If the light in your home makes you wince and your sunglasses are your new staple accessory, you may suffer from light sensitivity. Also known as photophobia, the condition translates to “fear of light.” While chances are you’re not afraid of light, you may be avoiding it. Sensitivity to light can be caused by several […]
Category: Eye Strain
Does Wearing Glasses Make Your Eyesight Worse?
A common misconception is that wearing glasses can weaken your vision. Fortunately, this isn’t the case. Your vision simply changes as you age. Keeping up with your comprehensive eye exams will ensure you are always wearing the correct prescription and avoid any unnecessary eye strain. It’s completely normal for your vision to deteriorate with age, […]
Digital Eye Strain Causes, Symptoms, & Treatments
Have your eyes been sore lately after looking at screens? You aren’t the only one. Digital Eye Strain (or DES) is a growing problem around the world—especially for people who also have other vision problems. What causes DES, how can you recognize the signs, and most importantly—what can you do to prevent this condition from […]