The Eye Gallery
Blog Hero

How Long After a Stye Can You Wear Contacts

A woman using her left fingers to pull her eyelid down while she puts a contact lens on her right eye with her right hand

Dealing with a stye can be an uncomfortable experience, especially for those who rely on contact lenses for clear vision. One common concern is determining how long after a stye you can safely resume wearing contact lenses. When you’re determining when to resume wearing contact lenses, the factors to consider include the severity of the […]

Read More…

Can Myopia be Reversed?

A woman holding her phone closer to her face to see its content better.

Myopia, or nearsightedness, is a common vision condition that affects millions of people around the world. It is caused by the eye’s inability to focus on distant objects, resulting in blurred vision. While glasses and contact lenses can help to correct the condition, many people are looking for ways to reverse myopia naturally. Myopia cannot […]

Read More…

How Do Multifocal Contacts Work?

A close-up of a multifocal contact resting on a person's index finger.

When it comes to vision correction, contact lenses have become an incredible solution for people looking to avoid traditional eyeglasses. But contacts can be so much more than just a simple lens. With a few adjustments, they can be used to correct various vision problems—like presbyopia. Multifocal contact lenses contain multiple prescriptions in one lens—one […]

Read More…

How to Develop Vital Visual Skills

An eye doctor tests a young child's eyesight with the Landolt C eye chart

Your vision is a complex system that involves the brain and the eyes working together. But did you know that healthy eyesight is not just about seeing clearly?  Nurturing other skills to strengthen your eyes and visual systems is also important.  Vision therapy can help develop visual skills using various eye exercises and tools.  What […]

Read More…

Can Dry Eye Cause Headaches?

A young woman sitting at a desk with her laptop as she rubs her eyes

Having dry eyes can cause a wide range of uncomfortable symptoms, including redness, irritation, and a gritty or burning sensation in your eyes—but can it also cause headaches?  Some individuals may experience dry eye symptoms and headaches at the same time. However, there is insufficient research to conclude that dry eye can cause headaches.  If […]

Read More…

How to Help a Child with Reading Difficulties: Is It Time for Vision Therapy?

A young girl looking frustrated while reading with her hands on her head

Reading is a fundamental ability that contributes significantly to a kid’s academic and personal development. Unfortunately, many kids have reading problems, which can be frustrating and demotivating for both the child and their parents. While there are numerous potential causes of reading difficulties, one factor that’s frequently overlooked is vision issues. Children with vision problems […]

Read More…

Can Allergies Cause Dry Eyes?

Woman scratching her eyes and wincing in pain because of dry eyes

If you’ve noticed that your eyes feel dry, uncomfortable, and itchy, you may be wondering if allergies are the cause. Allergies can certainly contribute to dry eye symptoms. However, there could be several other reasons your eyes feel dry and uncomfortable.  Let’s explore whether allergies can lead to dry eyes and what you can do […]

Read More…

instagram facebook facebook2 pinterest twitter google-plus google linkedin2 yelp youtube phone location calendar share2 link star-full star-half star star-half chevron-right chevron-left chevron-down chevron-up envelope fax