Sunburns occur frequently in those spending time outdoors. Unfortunately, sun damage builds up over time and is cumulative. Not only does it lead to wrinkles, but it can lead to skin cancers. Remember that skin cancer can affect all ages! We are seeing this occur more frequently in younger and younger people. Wearing clothing, avoiding…

Many factors affect eye health, including diet, exercise and hormone fluctuations. Find out more about eye health in this post.

High blood pressure is a condition where the pressure blood exerts on the arteries is higher than is healthy. Over time, it can cause health problems that can be serious, even life threatening. Most people have no signs or symptoms until high blood pressure reaches a severe stage, a ‘silent killer.’ Learn more about risks for high blood pressure and what you can do to combat it.

Diabetic Eye Disease Month - November

There are many eye conditions related to diabetes, all of which have the potential to cause severe visual impairment or blindness. The good news is that routine eye exams can prevent 90% of diabetes-related blindness. If you are a diabetic, make sure to get yearly eye exams to catch and treat conditions early.   By…

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