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The Envision Blog

Keep up-to-date on the latest vision-related news and eye care events at Envision Eye Care in Marion & Cedar Bluff, VA. Let us know what you think!

Sunburned Eyes? Beware of Snow Blindness!

Playing outside in a snowy winter wonderland can be magical. Under clear skies in the sunshine, the soft white landscape becomes just about irresistible, whether at home or travelling on a winter-weather get-away.  Before you let your children run outside to build the most adorable snowman or fling themselves onto...

3 Ways Diabetes Can Affect Your Vision and Eyes

Did you know that people with diabetes are 20 times more likely to get eye diseases than those without it? There are three major eye conditions that diabetics are at risk for developing: cataracts, glaucoma, and diabetic retinopathy. To prevent these sight-threatening diseases, it's important to control your blood sugar...

What Are My Options for Treating Dry Eye?

While dry eye may be a temporary reaction to certain medications or atmospheric conditions, dry eye can also be a condition for life. Fortunately, dry eye can usually be managed successfully, leading to enhanced eye comfort and relief from the irritating symptoms. That’s why it’s important to know your options...

What Are Low Vision Aids?

Does Low Vision Eye Care Offer More Than Just Special Eyeglasses? Although many people hear the term low vision aids and immediately think of eyeglasses with very thick lenses and/or magnifiers mounted to the frames, that’s not the full picture of what eye care has to offer people with reduced...

Ever Wonder How People See Following a Corneal Transplant?

It is not uncommon for patients to experience post-surgery refractive errors, particularly following a corneal transplant. To achieve clear and comfortable vision, scleral lenses are often prescribed.

Prevent Dry Eyes While Keeping Warm This Winter

The use of heaters, as lovely as they are, can contribute to dry eye symptoms. Dry eye is one of the most common eye-health concerns and it’s important to be aware of the risks.

How Can Early Cataract Surgery Benefit You?

It used to be that people with cataracts usually waited until they were well into their senior years to have their cataracts removed. However, cataract surgery is being recommended more and more for younger patients. Namely, this is due to increased safety of the procedure, more successful outcomes, and better...
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