Do You Know These Cataract Warning Signs?
July 31st, 2019
Cataracts will affect everyone, but they come on slowly over time. This makes it difficult to tell that they are developing. Cataracts display many symptoms, making it simple for a professional to diagnose them. That is why it’s important to schedule regular eye appointments with Vision Care of Maine in Bangor. There are signs of… Read More
3 Fun Things To Do After LASIK This Summer!
June 28th, 2019
Looking for a way to spice things up this summer? How about for the rest of your life? LASIK can change your life by giving you freedom from glasses and contacts. Summer is the perfect time to experience this! There are infinite possibilities to enjoy your summer after LASIK, but here are a few to… Read More
3 Reasons Dry Eye Requires Treatment
May 31st, 2019
Dry eye causes redness, pain, itchiness, and blurry vision. Many people who have dry eye suffer its symptoms without realizing there’s treatment. Dry eye may be common, but that doesn’t mean that you need to suffer! Keep reading for x reasons why you need to get your dry eye treated! Chronic Dry Eye is Stressful… Read More
How Often Should I Buy New Glasses?
April 24th, 2019
It can be tricky to know when exactly it’s time to let go of our old glasses and move on to the next pair. It may even seem like your prescription hasn’t changed, but it’s likely that it has. Sometimes it happens subtly, but it makes a difference when you’re trying to see the world… Read More
Do You Need An Eye Exam Every Year?
March 28th, 2019
The short answer: Yes! Regular yearly eye exams are a part of keeping your body healthy. Apart from vision care, there are several reasons why you need to see your eye doctor every year. Prioritizing the health of your eyes is as important as maintaining the rest of your health. Eyes and Aging As we… Read More
Is This Your Year For LASIK?
February 28th, 2019
Are you someone who suffers from vision impairment every day? Are you getting tired of the hassle of dealing with glasses and/or contacts? LASIK could be right for you! What is LASIK? LASIK is a form of corrective eye surgery categorized as a laser refractive surgery. The purpose of LASIK is to reshape the cornea…. Read More
Why The Retina Is Important For Sight
January 23rd, 2019
Your eye has many different parts that are important to your vision. There is the cornea that focuses most of the light in your eye, the pupil where light passes into the lens, and more. Another crucial part to having good vision is having a healthy retina. The retina is inside the eye on the… Read More
Do I Need Cataract Surgery?
December 17th, 2018
It can be difficult to tell when exactly you need to have your cataracts removed. Often, doctors will not perform cataract surgery until your vision has become impaired. Even though cataract surgery is safe, it still carries risks. You will need to talk to your eye surgeon to determine when exactly your cataracts can be… Read More
4 Ways Glaucoma Is The Silent Thief Of Sight
November 12th, 2018
Glaucoma is one of the most notorious eye diseases out there. That’s why it earned the nickname, “The Silent Thief of Sight”. Here’s why. Glaucoma Causes You To Permanently Lose Vision Glaucoma is a disease that damages your optic nerve. Your optic nerve sends the information detected by your eye to your brain. Although the… Read More
Are You At Risk For Macular Degeneration?
October 18th, 2018
You may have never heard of macular degeneration, but it is actually the leading cause of vision loss. Macular degeneration is a disease that causes you to lose sight. This happens when the central part of your retina deteriorates. This central part of the retina is the macula. The macula controls the central part of… Read More