Why Do My Eyes Hurt?  

Eye pain can be frightening. It can be slight or serious, from a dry eyeball to a medical problem. Here are some answers if you wonder “Why do my eyes hurt?”


How to Save Money on Glasses 

The average American who wears glasses can pay $187 per pair. Health insurance doesn't always cover the cost of your prescription. But you have cheaper options.


Types and Causes of Cataracts 

Your risk for the most common type of cataract rises dramatically when you’re a senior. But other types and causes of cataracts are not linked to growing older.


The Risks of LASIK Surgery 

LASIK surgery can free you from glasses and contacts, but the possible risks could be a steep price to pay for clearer vision. Here's what you should know.


Treating Common Eye Problems  

Treating common eye problems can sometimes be simple. It’s important not to ignore them, since vision affects almost everything you do. Learn more here.


How to Improve Eyesight 

Your eyes are a window to your soul — and your health. The short answer for how to improve eyesight is to take good care of your body. Learn more here.


What Is Glaucoma? 

Glaucoma is a problem that can create high pressure in one of your eyes or both and can damage your optic nerve or nerves and even cause blindness.


Types of Color Blindness 

There are three main types of color blindness, which is usually caused by a defect on your X chromosome, and the problem is more common among men.


Myopia Is Becoming an Epidemic 

Children should spend much more time outdoors to prevent myopia, or nearsightedness. Researchers say an epidemic is coming. Here's what parents can do.


Why You Need an Eye Examination 

Even small increases in air pollution can increase your risk of cataracts, glaucoma, and age-related macular degeneration. All could eventually cause blindness.