It’s spring! Eye allergies and you…

Allergies involving the eyes are very common in the spring, especially in rainy parts of the country. The usual suspects — pollen, dust mites, pet dander, feathers, and other indoor or outdoor allergens — can set off eye allergy symptoms. To treat them,...

How to Prevent Red Eyes in Photos

The reason some of your photos are ruined by red eyes is that our pupils can’t constrict fast enough to prevent the light from reflecting off the blood vessels. While there isn’t anything you can do to make your pupils constrict any faster, there are a few simple...

Legal Blindness and the IRS

Legally blind vision loss can result from either diabetic retinopathy or macular degeneration.  Complete blindness can result diabetic retinopathy, but not ARMD.  Legally blind, or partially sighted individuals, can still “see,” whereas completely blind patients see...