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Catching Early Signs of Heart Disease with Eye Exams
Heart disease kills more Americans every year than any other single cause, including cancer.
Many Americans have cardiovascular diseases that go undetected and worsen over time.
How To Keep Your Eyes Safe from Germs
This flu season, we all want to keep our eyes safe from germs and other contaminants.
It is easy to remember that germs can enter our bodies through our mouth and nose, but we often forget that the eyes are just as likely of a pathway.
The Relationship Between Eyes and Sleep
Do you need to rest your eyes? How about a little shut-eye?
It is no coincidence that we close our eyes when we are resting. There is a strong correlation between eye health and proper sleep, but many of us do not consider how our eyes will be affected when we get less than optimal rest.
Eye Health for People with Diabetes
November is Diabetes and Diabetic Eye Disease Month.
That means at Oxford Family Vision Care we are focusing on eye health for people with diabetes.
How Often Does an Eye Prescription Change?
Your vision is one of the most important senses you have.
For those with blurred or distorted vision, prescription eyeglasses or contacts help correct problems in the eye’s lens and result in improved vision.
Common Types and Categories of Astigmatism
Astigmatism is a refractive error that occurs due to imperfections in the eye. Eye doctors can determine what kind of astigmatism you may have, and how to properly correct your vision.