Nov. 6, 2020, 2:13 p.m.
Diabetics face a higher risk for Glaucoma, Cataracts and Retinopathy. November is American Diabetes Month. Take this time to educate yourself on why eye care is such an essential part of Diabetes Management:https://www.diabetes.org/diabetes/complications/eye-complications
Oct. 5, 2020, 2:33 p.m.
From screen readers to digital assistants, people with vision impairments now have access to the following technological tools to help make their lives a little easier: https://www.aao.org/eye-health/tips-prevention/low-vision-impairment-apps-tech-assistive-devices
Sept. 21, 2020, 1:33 p.m.
Don’t let dry eyes stop you from enjoying the upcoming fall weather. Avoid allergy triggers by following these guidelines from Healthline: https://www.healthline.com/health/dry-eye/treating-chronic-dry-eye/managing-dry-eyes-in-every-season#Dry-eye-by-the-seasons
Sept. 3, 2020, 2:33 p.m.
As we age, the risk of developing eye diseases rises. September is Healthy Aging Month, and the Glaucoma Research Foundation has created these tips for maintaining healthy vision throughout the years: https://www.glaucoma.org/news/september-is-healthy-aging-month-tips-for-healthy-vision.php
Aug. 17, 2020, 12:57 p.m.
Face masks and glasses don’t exactly go hand-in-hand, but they aren’t going away anytime soon. Avoid foggy lenses by following these tips from the American Ophthalmic Association:
Aug. 3, 2020, 1:01 p.m.
2020 is the Year of the Eye and August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month. Keep on top of your child’s eye care and schedule an appointment at one of our 10 locations today: https://www.everett-hurite.com/locations
July 30, 2020, 1:27 p.m.
It’s no secret that tanning beds are bad for your skin, but they can also be tough on your eyes. UV damage is cumulative and repeat exposure can result in cataracts or cancer of the uvea.
To learn more about the dangers of indoor tanning, read here:
May 28, 2020, 6:53 p.m.
Did you know UV radiation is 3 times higher during the summer than in the winter? Protect your eyes from the sun with this guide to finding the best pair of sunglasses: https://www.aao.org/eye-health/glasses-contacts/sunglasses-3
May 7, 2020, 5:11 p.m.
Quarantine means more screen time for most of us. Read our latest blog on how to protect your eyes from digital eye strain:https://www.everett-hurite.com/blog/how-to-protect-yourself-from-digital-eye-strain
April 22, 2020, 1:48 p.m.
Bloodshot eyes can be alarming. Find out which cases are harmless, and which warrant a trip to the eye doctor: https://www.aao.org/eye-health/tips-prevention/home-remedies-bloodshot-eyes-when-to-see-doctor