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Healthy Contact Lens Habits for Healthy Eyes

August 19th through 23rd is Contact Lens Health Week. It was organized by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to promote healthy habits among people who wear contact lenses to reduce the likelihood of eye infections. It all starts with proper lens care and maintenance, and that involves cleaning, storing and replacing them […]

4 Eye Problem Symptoms You Should Not Ignore

Symptoms of serious eye problems are not always recognizable for what they are, and tend to be dismissed until obvious signs such as spotted or blurry vision are evident. In this blog, Northview Eye Care shares symptoms of eye problems that you shouldn’t ignore, and instead schedule an eye exam as soon as possible.

Why Children Should Spend Less Time Using Digital Devices

The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends that children under age five should use a digital devices less and instead spend more time on physical activities. Children who spend more time on their screens are at risk of needing to see an eye doctor sooner than expected. In this blog, Northview Eye Care shares a look […]

What Those Eye “Floaters” Are Really Trying to Tell You

Take a look at a clear blue sky and you’ll likely see specks floating around within your line of sight. These “floaters” are very common and are typically remnants of protein strings suspended in your vitreous humor. Normally, these aren’t harmful. However, when they suddenly appear or increase in number, they could be a sign […]