E100 in the River Guide Villages. We are across from the Notre Dame Catholic School Playground at the intersection of Tivy St. and Water St. Kerrville Eye Center, P.A. is a comprehensive facility for the care of patients with all kinds of medical and surgical eye disorders.
With children spending more and more time on the computer it is important to note that staring at the screen for prolonged periods of time can cause eyestrain and associated symptoms. Here are some tips to prevent Computer Vision Syndrome in children.
Are you guilty of these breaking one of these contact lens rules? http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2015/08/20/contact-lens-bacteria-eye-infection-blind-cdc/32049205/
Is cereal your breakfast of choice? If so, choose a bran cereal that is high in fiber & has minimal added sugar. It helps prevent Age Related Macular Degeneration, the leading cause of blindness after age 60.
Spring is right around the corner. Use these tips to treat eye allergies. http://www.webmd.com/allergies/eye-allergies
Children's poor eating habits are causing nutrient deficiencies that could affect their eye health. http://www.allaboutvision.com/nutrition/news.htm#kidnutrients
In the United States approximately 168.5 million people use some type of vision correction such as eyeglasses or contact lenses.
Check out these optical illusions that will make you question your own eyesight! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QTC-0F3gJhQ&feature=youtu.be
"Smart lens" that offer continuous glucose monitoring for those with diabetes being developed. http://www.fortworthbusiness.com/news/health_care/alcon-goggle-partnership-focuses-on-smart-lens-for-the-eye/article_f67a0c24-0bd0-11e5-8f3c-234386a4c7e3.html