Women's Eye Health Archives – Metro Eye

Category Archives: Women’s Eye Health

Protect Your Vision With a Healthy Lifestyle

As the demands and responsibilities of modern life increase, and technology decreases the necessity of physical activity, it can certainly become difficult to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Studies continue to prove the countless benefits of living healthfully and actively with a nutritious diet, and preservation of one's visual health is clearly among them. Exercise Healthy Read more...

Are Your Personal Care Products Toxic?

Potential hazards and health risks associated with exposure to chemicals are certainly worthwhile concerns, as we aim to protect our families and ourselves from harm. Why then are most of us in the dark when it comes to chemical ingredients found in personal care products and cosmetics, which we use daily? Metro Eye’s Ocular Surface Read more...
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Seasonal Eye Allergies – Prevention and Relief

Do you experience irritated, itchy eyes throughout the warm weather months? These symptoms, along with noticeable redness and excessive tears, may indicate that you are suffering from seasonal ocular allergies. Sometimes our immune system causes the body to produce antibodies, in response to allergens, resulting in an unpleasant reaction. Ocular allergies occur when the delicate tissues covering the eye and eyelid react in response Read more...
January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

Metro Eye Recognizes Glaucoma Awareness Month

Don’t let Glaucoma steal your vision! Known as “the sneak thief of sight” due to the disease’s ability to cause of blindness with little or no symptoms before hand,  glaucoma is the leading cause of blindness in the United States. Glaucoma affects over an estimated 4 million Americans, and half of those affected may be Read more...
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How an Eye Exam Helps With Your Overall Health: INFOGRAPHIC

Has it been a while since your last eye exam? With the new year, it might be time to consider an appointment to make sure your vision hasn’t changed and that your eyes are healthy. Your eye exam is more than just checking on the state of your vision and eye health. Having an eye Read more…

Eye Allergies: What they are and how to find relief

It is that time of year again, when allergies wreak havoc on our eyes. If you have noticed redness and irritation of your eyes, accompanied by itchy and watery sensations, there is a chance that you are experiencing ocular allergies. On the other hand, it might be dry eye syndrome, a reaction to your contacts or an infection that could be causing your Read more…

What Not To Do: A Guide To Healthy Eyes

We all want healthy eyes but you’d be surprised how much we unintentionally harm them. There are plenty of things that we do to our eyes which can cause infections and injury. Here are some everyday bad habits that can damage your eyes. Touching and rubbing your eyes Rubbing your eyes can cause inflammation around your Read more…

What everyone should know about women’s eye health

May is Healthy Vision Month so we wanted to talk about the specific health issues women face with their vision. Unfortunately, women are more susceptible to developing certain eye diseases than men. In fact, nearly 65 percent of blindness and other visual impairments occur in women. We’ve put together a list of the most common Read more…



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