Top 7 UV Myths

Top 7 UV Myths

Top 7 UV Myths It’s probably no surprise that ultraviolet (UV) light isn’t good for your eyes. What is surprising, though, is the persistence of these 7 myths about UV eye safety:1. Sunblock and a Hat are Enough to Protect Me From UV LightSunblock and a...
Getting AMD Treatments Just Right

Getting AMD Treatments Just Right

Getting AMD Treatments Just Right Dr. Claudio A. Ferreira was featured in an October 2016 EyeWorld magazine article about using drugs to treat age-related macular degeneration (AMD). He discusses different treatments he uses with his patients at Eye Centers of...
Is Blue Light Bad for You?

Is Blue Light Bad for You?

Is Blue Light Bad for You? You’ve probably heard that ultraviolet light can harm you, but research is showing that blue light can cause health problems, too. Blue light isn’t all bad, though. Some blue light is necessary for maintaining...
Save Your Vision

Save Your Vision

Save Your Vision As the saying goes “prevention is the best medicine,” but when it comes to your eyes there are a lot of diseases that can only be detected with a thorough eye exam. Taking an active role in seeing an eye doctor annually is the first step in prevention...