One of the most remarkable abilities of the human body is the ability to see. How do 2 eyes come together to create 1 image that we use to take in the world? The images we see are the result of signals sent from our eyes to our brain. Normally, the brain receives signals from […]
What is Evaporative Dry Eye?
Dry eye syndrome is an eye condition with multiple causes and affects 1 in 5 adults. Dry eyes can occur from a deficiency or instability with the tear film, which is essential for maintaining eye health and comfort. Dry eye syndrome is classified by the type of tear deficiency since dry eyes are usually caused […]
Why Vision Therapy Benefits Children
Vision therapy is an excellent way to improve the relationship between the eyes and the brain, helping vision function at its best. Doctors can recommend vision therapy for patients of any age, but this treatment is common in children. Is there a reason vision therapy benefits children? Continue reading to learn more about vision therapy, […]
What Vitamins Are Good for Dry Eyes?
Eye dryness is one of the more common eye problems that people experience. Several things can cause dry eyes or dry eye syndrome, including age, living in a dry environment, allergies, and eye strain. Treatment solutions and lifestyle changes can reduce the discomfort associated with dry eyes. Proper nutrition and a healthy diet can help […]
What is IPL Treatment?
Are you tired of your eyes causing you constant discomfort because of the symptoms of dry eye disease? Are over-the-counter supplements and artificial tear solutions no longer effective? Traditional dry eye treatments, such as eye drops, artificial tears, hot compresses, and eyelid scrubs, aim to relieve symptoms rather than treat the underlying cause of the […]
How Does Vision Therapy Work?
It can be difficult for a child to recognize issues in their vision. Because they often don’t have a comparable frame of reference, many children don’t realize their vision is “blurry” or “misaligned.” Many adults struggle with eye strain, headaches, and eye fatigue from their daily routine. With the increased need for screens and the […]
We’re Expanding & Moving!
Locally owned Vision Care Center expanding and moving to new Peoria location Peoria, IL (March 19, 2021) – Vision Care Center – with locations in Peoria and Washington – is proud to announce its continued expansion by moving its Peoria headquarters location to a new, larger office building in Peoria. After nearly 20 years on […]
Diabetes and Eyesight
Healthy vision is one of the many things diabetes can harm if it isn’t carefully controlled. […]
A Brief History of Glasses
People have been using vision-correcting tools of some kind since as early as 60 A.D. […]
Sleep and Vision
When we don’t manage to get a full night’s sleep, we feel it long into the next day. […]