We’re living in unprecedented times, with the COVID-19 pandemic virtually upending the way we live.
Here’s the paradox about the condition called dry eye: The eyes get watery rather than dry.
Our eyes are as unique as we are. Just as no two people are the same, no two sets of eyes are the same.
Many people suffer with eyes that are red, watery, itchy, tearing or burning. Often these conditions are caused by eye allergies, also called allergic conjunctivitis.
The cornea is the clear, dome shaped layer on the outermost surface of your eye. It is responsible for focusing 85% of the light that passes through your eye.
The second leading cause of blindness worldwide typically progresses so slowly and silently that you may not be aware of its presence until your vision has been compromised.
If one or both of your eyes are looking a little red, you may be suffering from a case of conjunctivitis, also referred to as "Pink Eye.
Visual impairments in children can lead to developmental delays, and affect your child’s overall quality of life at play and at school.
At the office of North Country Optical, we continue to closely monitor all developments related to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and follow every protocol for the safe delivery of care.
Healthy eyes require adequate lubrication, protection and nourishment from a thin layer of tears at all times.
Myopia, which is commonly referred to as nearsightedness, is the most commonly diagnosed refractive error.