Author: Sunny

brown spots

What are these brown spots in my eyes?

You may have noticed these brown spots in your own eye while looking in the mirror or in someone else’s eye when you’re making close eye contact with them. It’s probably best not to...

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Augmented Reality Contacts

We’ve seen them in movies and read about them in books, but never did we think we’d actually be able to create contact lenses that create an augmented reality. Babak Parviz and his students...

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Changes in Vision That Come with Age

It’s no surprise that as we age, our body continues to change in new ways. Our metabolism slows down, our skin relaxes a bit, and we become a bit more vulnerable to age-related health...

Sun and Yacht

Protecting Your Eyes from the Sun

Summer is here. And that means more time out and about. It means more Frisbee tossing, more festivals, more water sports, more lunches on the patio, more time just laying out by the pool...

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Contact Lenses: How Young Is Too Young?

I can easily remember being 12 and absolutely hating my eyeglasses. This was no fault of my eyeglasses, at the time, however. I fully and completely blame my father, who would buy frames he...

Older couple

Cataracts

Aging, as natural as it is, is also pretty scary. Your body is continuously changing and you constantly have to learn how to adapt. However, that can be more difficult when the changes that...

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Healthy Eyes

There are some things in life you just don’t care if they get damaged: your broken down car your grandmother handed down to you against your will, patio furniture Aunt Mildred gave you as...

Daily Disposable Contact Lenses

Why I Love Daily Disposable Contact Lenses…

Dear Daily Disposables, How I love thee. Let me count the ways: 1)      You are disposable. For me, that means no hassle with carrying contact cases or even having to replace my contact case...

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Wear Your Contacts to the Beach

So, we’ve covered a blog post about wearing your contact lenses at the pool – but what about the beach? It’s true that the risks to your contact lenses change depending upon the body...