To Live Longer…

7 Jul

Americans live shorter lives than people in most other high-income countries. What could lengthen lives? Researchers tracked roughly 123,000 U.S. men and women for 30 years. Then they identified five “low-risk life-style factors”: never smoking, normal body weight, more than … Read More »

Eyelid Hygiene

27 Jun

Cleaning your eyelids regularly can help combat the effects of common contributing issues, such as eyelid inflammation (blepharitis). Once a day, hold a warm washcloth over your eyes for a few minutes, then gently massage the eyelids, especially along the … Read More »

Causes of Dry Eye

26 Jun

Dry eye is usually the result of poor quality tears, which evaporate too quickly, leaving the eye uncomfortably dry. The chance of this increases with age, in part because the body’s tear-producing glands begin to function less efficiently. Less commonly, … Read More »