Blepharitis is a condition that causes your eyelids to become uncharacteristically puffy. The inflammation is usually due to clogged oil glands, but other underlying conditions may also cause it. Although blepharitis can be uncomfortable and unsightly, it is not contagious and does not pose a threat to eyesight.
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Digital devices such as smart phones, tablets and laptops are an integral part of daily life for most Americans in the 21st Century. While these devices have made life more convenient in many ways, there are some downsides. Digital devices emit blue light, which can cause problems for your eyes if you have too much exposure to it, particularly at night.
Most people have some type of health insurance, whether through their employer or a private package they purchased. Vision insurance, however, is a separate matter that’s not always well understood but is still very important. In today’s post, Elite Vision Care, your local eye care center, discusses what you need to know about vision insurance.
Would you wear the same pair of shoes to the gym that you wear to work? Probably not, and eyeglasses are no different. Having several pairs of eyeglasses for the different activities you’re involved in isn’t just convenient–it’s more comfortable and also safer.