7 Tips for Putting in Eye Drops

Sometimes we need to use eye drops whether we have dry, itchy eyes or a medical condition. For some of us, getting eye drops in our eyes can be a challenge. However, there are simple tips for putting in eye drops to ensure the drops land where they need to!…

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Comparison: Clip-Ons, Prescription Sunglasses and Transition Lenses

We love daylight savings in the spring! Each time we set our clocks forward, we know that sunny days await on the horizon. Of course, that means we also have a particular challenge to conquer too: protecting our vision from UV light. With all the options out there, though, how…

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10 Common Eye Problems and Their Causes

You know your eyes. So, if you notice any changes in them, they’re well worth paying attention to. From dry eyes to eyestrain, we’ll examine 10 common eye problems and their causes. But please, remember—don’t hesitate to seek medical attention if necessary! Doctors always prefer that people choose check-ups over…

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Staff Spotlight: Ashley McLeod

Meridian Eye Care welcomed a new smiling face this past December--and her name is Ashley McLeod! Ashley has folded into our Meridian family quite well and we look forward to watching her grow her career as we grow our practice. Get to know Ashley in today's Staff Spotlight! Where are…

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Seasonal Allergies and Your Eyes: Causes, Symptoms and Solutions

You’re going about your routine. Walking the dog, drinking some coffee on the patio, or stepping out to check the mail—it’s just a normal day. And then: you sneeze. Or, your eyes start to water. As soon as you feel even the slightest symptoms, you realize just what time of…

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9 Fast Facts About Blue Light and Your Vision

Have you heard about blue light? You encounter it every single day—and it can cause negative effects. Well, they say that knowledge is power. Read on to learn more about blue light and your vision. Plus, we’ll tell you how to counter its presence too. You See It Daily Can…

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7 FAQs for Getting Your Eyes Dilated

What’s with the big eyes? Oh, right—they’ve been dilated! Every once and a while, your eye appointment will include that interesting procedure. Have you ever wondered why? We’ll give you the answer to that and other FAQs for getting your eyes dilated. Q: Why do I need to get my…

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The Two Main Types of Contact Lens Solutions

This one isn’t just for the contact newbies. Even old pros have something to learn here! Your choice of contact lens solution matters. Can’t tell the difference? That’s where we come in to explain! Read on to learn about the two main types of contact lens solutions and how they…

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8 Possible Causes of Headaches and Blurred Vision

Headaches and hazy vision—they’re the less-than-dynamic duo. Unfortunately, the two like to pair up more often than we’d like. Even worse, you might not even know why you’re experiencing them! If you want to pinpoint the potential reasons for headaches and blurred vision, check out this list. Shifts in Blood…

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