Monthly Archives: October 2013

Blepharitis Inflammation of eyelids

Blepharitis is inflammation of the eyelids, characterized by red, itchy eyelids and the formation of dandruff-like scales at the base of the lashes. It is a common disorder and affects people of all ages. Blepharitis is not contagious and generally does not cause permanent vision problems.
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Astigmatism

Astigmatism is a very common and often misunderstood condition. Like nearsightedness and farsightedness, astigmatism is a refractive error, not an eye disease, and it is easily treated with eyeglasses or contact lenses.
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Myopia and Vitamin D

Getting sun is GREAT for your eyes. Check out this great article from Optometry Times. Then, go outside and get some sun!
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