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7 Things You Could Do To Avoid Eye Strain At Your Desk Job

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

1. Sitting too close to your computer screen, Obvious right? We do this without realizing it, but staring at a screen so close can result in eye fatigue, dryness and blurry vision. Staring closely at the screen, tires out our ciliary muscle which controls the eye lens to focus. 2. Out with the old in […]

Alleviate Dry Eyes During The Fall

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

As the leaves change colors and fall quickly approaches, the air gets drier causing the eyes to dry out. Dry eye’s is a common condition that is suffered by many people around the world. One of the main causes of Dry Eye is Meibomian Gland Dysfunction. Meibomian gland dysfunction causes a blockage of your meibomian […]

9 Brain Foods to Power You Through The Day

Friday, November 3rd, 2017

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Studies have shown that fueling the brain in the morning helps you think, act and learn. Being alert and awake in the morning can often be difficult without a little boost, but incorporating these foods in your diet with give you the brain power and nutrients […]

Back To School Eye Care Tips for Kids

Thursday, September 14th, 2017

With kids busy running to class, staring endlessly at computer screens, studying or training hard for their school’s athletics program, thinking about maintaining good eye health and safety may not be a top priority in their minds. By taking the time to teach them a few important safety tips, parents can ensure their kids will […]

6 Foods That Contain Vitamins For Your Eyes

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Below is a list of Green Lutein filled food known for protecting eye health. Next time you are at the grocery store remember to incorporate these into your diet! 1. Kale 1 cup raw Kale is beneficial to prevent cataracts and macular degeneration. Kale contains lutein and zeaxanthin which strengthen the retina. Out of all […]

Why Do I Have Dark Circles Under My Eyes?

Monday, June 5th, 2017

Most women can agree that having dark circles under their eyes is one of their main beauty insecurities. It’s no secret the “panda eyes” do not just come from lack of sleep. Diet, sun exposure, allergies, heredity, contact dermatitis, eczema and thinning of the skin related are all common causes of dark under eye circles. […]

7 Healthy Foods Beyond Carrots for Healthy Eyes

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

You have likely heard of degenerative diseases such as cataracts, keratoconus and macular degeneration. For preventative measures, I am sure you know salmon is good for your heart and oatmeal for your cholesterol, but did you know that certain foods (other than carrots) can also improve your eye health? According to a studyby the National […]

Brian & Selina Boxer Wachler Talk About Helping the Homeless

Monday, May 29th, 2017

Brian & Selina Boxer Wachler talk with Max Flowertv about their involvement in the community. They support the foundation “Giving Vision”, which helps children who cannot afford proper services or eyeglasses to improve their vision. They also are helping the homeless, with the foundation “Homeless not Sock-less”, which provides homeless people with socks.

Are Eyelash Extensions Harmful For Your Eyes?

Monday, May 29th, 2017

Since the 1960’s false eyelashes have been a trending cosmetic product amongst women everywhere. Thanks to stars like the Kardashians, Nicki Minaj and Beyonce, these trendsetters have promoted the market for fabulous falsies. When it comes to a product that’s going near your eyes, one cannot be too careful. Below are some Q & A’s […]

The Dangers Of Blue Light

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

Blue light, a colour in the “visible light spectrum” that can be seen by the human eye, is everywhere. From the sunshine rays you are soaking up, to your hand held digital devices. The damage it can cause can contribute to many eye problems,one being Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD). Age-related Macular Degeneration is a progressive […]