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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Holiday Lights and Happiness: Why Viewing Them Can Boost Our Mood

The saying “brighten someone’s day” is no coincidence. For decades around the holiday season, folks have been happily hanging up brilliant bulbs. That makes us wonder about the connection between holiday lights and happiness. In fact, it may be possible that viewing them can boost our mood. Let’s walk through…

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Staff Spotlight: Faith Grice

If you've visited Louisville Eye Care in the past few months, you've probably seen this smiling face! Faith is a Louisville native, recently married and has a pit bull named Lucy. Learn more in today's staff spotlight! Where are you from and where did you go to school? I am…

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6 Tips for Wearing Contacts in Cold Weather

Every season comes with its fair share of excitement—and a few challenges too. Winter is no different! Fortunately, you can prepare to conquer the chilliest months of the year with these helpful tips for wearing contacts in cold weather. Turn Away From the Fire Sitting around flickering fires is a…

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Staff Spotlight: Erin Fulgham

We're introducing you to someone new this holiday season! Meet Erin Fulgham, who joined the Philadelphia Eye Care staff earlier this year. Tell us about your family. I have been married to my husband, Tristin, for one year. We live in Noxapater with our dog, Romeo. What do you do…

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5 Cooking Safety Tips for Your Eyes

Can it just be turkey time already? Or stuffing time, or mashed potato time, or pumpkin pie time, or—you get the point. We’re all excited for Thanksgiving dinner, but we may not be prepared for less-than-perfect moments in the kitchen. Look after yourself by following these cooking safety tips for…

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8 Ways That Your Vision Changes as You Age

What’s the phrase? Ah yes: new year, new you! This expression may be truer than we realize. How you see the world transforms over time. Read on to learn more about the ways that your vision changes as you age. You May Experience Dry Eyes Do your eyes still feel…

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