Antje2018-06-25T07:44:08+00:00June 25th, 2018|Comments Off on What Causes Eye Discharge?
What's Normal Eye discharge, more commonly known as eye boogers, eye gunk or sometimes eye puss can have different causes and different treatments. Waking up in the morning with a little bit of discharge [...]
Antje2018-06-01T22:44:25+00:00June 1st, 2018|Comments Off on “Bette Davis Eyes” Why Some People Have Blue Eyes
"Bette Davis Eyes" Why Some People Have Blue Eyes Do you remember the 80's hit song "Bette Davis Eyes"? Bette Davis, the actress known for playing strong, independent women, had deep blue eyes. Her signature eyes [...]
Alicia Alcina2018-05-11T11:33:03+00:00May 11th, 2018|Comments Off on Do carrots really help the eyes?
Have you ever seen a rabbit wearing prescription eyeglasses or contacts? Although I jest, eating carrots really does help your eye health. Carrots are rich in beta-carotene which is beneficial to our vision. [...]
Cheryl Bauman2018-04-20T14:08:45+00:00April 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Can Spicy Foods Affect Your Eyesight?
CAN SPICY FOODS AFFECT YOUR EYESIGHT? Spicy foods negatively affect a poorly operating digestive system and can unblock congested sinus passageways, but the question is: can spicy food affect our eyesight? Nothing has been scientifically [...]
Alicia Alcina2018-03-21T08:50:10+00:00March 21st, 2018|Comments Off on I can’t believe my eyes
To make an appointment at West Side Eye Clinic to evaluate your vision, you can reach us at (504) 347-8434. For more information, you can submit a request at firstname.lastname@example.org. We are located at [...]
Alicia Alcina2018-03-01T20:31:44+00:00March 1st, 2018|Comments Off on Why do we see mirages?
To make an appointment at West Side Eye Clinic, you can reach us at (504) 347-8434. For more information, you can submit a request at email@example.com. We are located at 4601 Wichers Drive [...]
Alicia Alcina2018-02-16T11:55:21+00:00February 16th, 2018|Comments Off on Do sweets affect your eyesight?
Has an excess of sugary sweets affected your eyesight? After indulging in that luscious box of Valentine’s chocolates, and the euphoria has waned somewhat, have you noticed the presence of dry eye, a [...]
Cheryl Bauman2017-12-28T12:22:35+00:00December 28th, 2017|Comments Off on Do you have Trouble Driving at Night?
DO YOU HAVE TROUBLE DRIVING AT NIGHT? Cataracts and a plethora of other eye conditions are the reasons as to why people have difficulty driving at night. In some cases, an eyeglass prescription is all [...]
Cheryl Bauman2017-11-14T12:58:28+00:00November 14th, 2017|Comments Off on Why Does My Eye Twitch Sometimes?
Have you ever had an Eye Twitch and wondered why? No one knows what causes this Eye Twich. Many professionals refer to it as blepharospasm. Blepharospasm is a neurological condition characterized by forcible closure of [...]
Alicia Alcina2017-10-24T13:54:55+00:00October 24th, 2017|Comments Off on Safety Glasses & Mowing The Lawn
WHY SHOULD I WEAR SAFETY GLASSES WHEN MOWING MY LAWN? Protective eye gear is equally important in many different situations. While mowing and edging your lawn, it is imperative to protect your eyes from hazardous [...]
Alicia Alcina2017-09-21T13:07:24+00:00September 21st, 2017|Comments Off on Halloween Contacts …The Dangers of Cosmetic Contact Lenses
HALLOWEEN CONTACTS… THE DANGERS OF COSMETIC CONTACT LENSES Masquerading is fun, especially for Halloween. There are so many different costumes to choose from and specialty makeup is so readily available. Cosmetic contact lenses can complete [...]
Cheryl Bauman2017-08-16T12:17:01+00:00August 16th, 2017|Comments Off on Solar Eclipse & Your Eyes
On August 21, 2017, we will have the rare opportunity to experience a total solar eclipse. The last time a total solar eclipse was visible across the entire contiguous United States was during the June [...]
Cheryl Bauman2017-07-24T08:37:06+00:00July 24th, 2017|Comments Off on Do you have Itchy, Watery Eyes?
EYE ALLERGIES Do you have itchy, watery eyes? Are your eyelids swollen? Do you have redness and irritation? Are you experiencing soreness, burning, pain, or sensitivity to light? If you are presenting these symptoms, chances [...]
Cheryl Bauman2017-07-03T13:19:32+00:00July 3rd, 2017|Comments Off on What Does It Mean To Be Color Blind?
WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE COLOR BLIND? Color blindness, also known as color vision deficiency, is the inability or decreased capacity to see color or to see differences in color. There are three main [...]