Health

September – Sports Eye Safety Month

By Savannah Tribune | September 02, 2020

September is Sports Eye Safety Month. Sponsored by Prevent Blindness America, this month is dedicated to be a reminder that thousands of eye injuries occur every year from sports. Contact sports like football, basketball, tennis, volleyball, and soccer puts many at a higher risk for eye injury than non-contact sports such as golf, swimming, and running. Since sports seasons has … Continue reading “September – Sports Eye Safety Month”

“EYECARE” FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | August 05, 2020

Common eye conditions that men will often ignore are blurred vision, double vision, loss of peripheral vision, lumps on eyelids, and discolorations to the eyes. Men near the age of 40 or older will experience a gradual decline in their near vision. This natural condition (called presbyopia) results as the lens inside the eyes begin to harden. Focusing on near … Continue reading ““EYECARE” FOR YOU”

“EYECARE” FOR YOU

By Savannah Tribune | July 15, 2020

By now, your children are adapting to being out of school and are likely spending more time on their phones or computer devices. While this is a fun way to spend time, it is not fun when it causes problems with the vision. Computers, telephones, and computerized games have become a routine part of kids’ lives. Surveys show the average … Continue reading ““EYECARE” FOR YOU”