What Causes Eye Redness?

Eye redness is a result of irritations or infections that trigger the dilation of blood vessels in the sclera or the white part of the eyes. It may be a common problem, but it can also be a sign of a more serious condition. Read on as your trusted eye doctor from Northview Eye Care […]

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 […]

Why Wearing Contact Lenses While Swimming Is a Bad Idea

Losing your contact lenses is the least of your problems if you wear them while at the pool. Northview Eye Care takes a closer look at why wearing contact lenses while swimming is a bad idea.