Healthy Eyes

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Is air pollution effecting your eyes?

While spring is just around the corner and most people are excited about the warmer weather, with it comes allergens and an increase in red, watery eyes. This is particularly true for those who live in cities. If you live in a bigger city, there’s a chance pollution is impacting your eye health. The most […]

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Ocular Disease and Driving

Ocular disease affects more than your eyes – it can affect your quality of life. The term ocular disease is an umbrella term used to describe a variety of diseases that impact vision. These include macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and glaucoma. There are also a wide variety of other diseases, however, the aforementioned are the […]

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Can eyes be sunburnt?

We know all about the dangers of the sun to our skin. As a result we slather on the highest SPF possible and make it a point to wear hats and long sleeves. Our goal is to greatly reduce our exposure to the sun and ultimately reduce the probability of developing skin cancer. But what […]

Dry Eye Relief is a Phone Call Away

What’s the Deal with Dry Eyes? Unfortunately, not all eyes are created equal. Some eyes do not make enough natural tears to protect the eye. Others make plenty of the wrong type of tears and they evaporate rapidly. When eyes are too dry for prolonged periods of time, inflammation can occur. This inflammation can potentially […]

Easy to Follow Tips for Healthy Eyes

Use as many ingredients as possible and visit Dr. Paul Trapeni Jr. in Smyrna, TN to be sure the recipe has turned out right. In all seriousness, there are several things that can be done to ensure eye health is protected. Some of these tips will seem like common sense, but others have emerged since […]