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It's all in the Genes!

Posted by: Admin's login on Friday, September 18, 2020

You may know several conditions, like high blood pressure and diabetes, that run in families, but did you know there are many eye conditions that are inherited?  Read more to learn about the most common of these conditions.

Sunglasses Simplified

Posted by: Admin's login on Friday, July 31, 2020

It's bright outside!  Do you have UV eye protection?

Nutrition and Eye Health

Posted by: Admin's login on Wednesday, July 22, 2020

We've heard the manta, "You are what you eat."  Did you know what you eat and drink can have a huge impact on you eye health as well?

Contact Lenses, discover your best fit!

Posted by: Admin's login on Friday, May 29, 2020

Whether you wear them full time or part time, contact lenses are a great alternative to glasses.    With technology constantly evolving, we have the latest in lens options.  So, if you have not considered contacts in the past, now is a good time to give them a try!  

Allergies and the Eyes

Posted by: Admin's login on Wednesday, May 6, 2020

It's that time of year again! Birds are chirping, leaves are returning to the trees, flowers are blooming, and everything is covered in a thick yellow dust.  

Dry Eye Disease

Posted by: Admin's login on Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Dry Eye Disease is a condition that causes the surface of the eyes to be dry.  It is extremely common with over two thirds of our patients being affected.

Frequently Asked Questions

Posted by: Admin's login on Friday, February 7, 2020

Do you know what 20/20 actually means? Have you been told you have astigmatism but are unsure what that is? Does color blind mean you cannot see color?  What does it mean to be “legally blind”?

Seasonal Affective Disorder

Posted by: Admin's login on Tuesday, January 7, 2020

You've probably noticed the days getting shorter and the hours of darkness increasing.  So how does this change in natural light affect us?  Many people experience Seasonal Affective Disorder, or SAD, during the fall and winter months.

Ocular Melanoma

Posted by: Admin's login on Thursday, December 19, 2019
Ocular Melanoma

Does the term ocular melanoma ring a bell? You may remember hearing about it last year when almost 40 people who attended Auburn University in the 1980's and 1990's were diagnosed with this rare cancer.

Eye Health

Posted by: Admin's login on Wednesday, December 11, 2019
R City Eye Care - Eye Health

Have you ever wondered what you could do to prevent an eye disease that is common in your family?  Some conditions are genetic in nature, but there are some lifestyle alterations we can make to improve overall eye health,

Digital Eye Strain

Posted by: R City Eye Care on Tuesday, October 1, 2019
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Do you suffer from digital eye strain? In today’s world of digital devices, it is a common complaint!