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Taking Care of Your Eyes in the Sun

Summertime is in full swing, and as the heat goes up, you might notice that the sunglasses are coming out in full force. Sunglasses seem to be a common trend around the months of May, June,…

Why Bad Vision Can Lead to Headaches

Suffering from chronic headaches? Your eyes may be to blame. Symptoms of a headache vary from person to person, and may include dull pressure behind the eyes, throbbing in the temples or pain at the…

What is Color Blindness?

Color blindness, also known as color vision deficiency, refers to the inability to see certain colors under normal lighting conditions. This vision condition is inherited and affects males more than females. The most common form…

Five Ways to Save Your Eyesight

Do you know the proper ways to take care of your eyes? Raleigh Eye Center is here to help you maintain optimal vision health, so that you can see clearly for years to come. Follow…

Peripheral Vision Test Might Prevent Concussions

Is there a correlation between improved peripheral vision and a reduced chance of developing a concussion? Researchers at the University of Cincinnati seem to think so. In their study, they looked at collegiate football players…

March is National Save Your Vision Month

Are you ready to protect your vision? The American Optometric Association (AOA) has named March as Save Your Vision Month. It is important to learn about the importance of annual eye exams and how they…

Find the Best Sunglasses for Your Face Shape

Have you always had a hard time finding sunglasses that look good on you? There are certain sunglasses that look better on certain faces. The trick is to determine your face shape and then which…

Behind David Bowie’s Unusual Eye Condition

The news of David Bowie’s passing earlier this month shook the music world. He will be remembered for many things –– his amazing vocal talent, his stage presence and even his iconic look, complete with…

Preventing Glaucoma with Milk and Sunshine

Glaucoma, a silent condition that causes damage to the eye’s optic nerve, is often attributed to the buildup of pressure in the eye. A recent study published in Public Health Nutrition evaluated the possible connection…