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What is Pink Eye or Red Eye?

Red eye, also known as pink eye, can often sound a little scary to some; however, it is a very common eye problem that can be easily treated and prevented. The medical name for this disease is called, Conjunctivitis – meaning there is an inflammation of the thin, clear covering of the white part of[…]

How to Prevent Common Eye Infections for Contact Lens Wearers

One of the main eye infections caused by contact lenses is keratitis, which is an infection in the cornea of your eye.  According to ophthalmologist Andrew A. Dahl, keratitis is a condition that can lead to intense pain and impaired eyesight.  (Medicinenet) (*hyperlink: http://www.medicinenet.com/keratitis/article.htm)  The symptoms that often come with Keratitis are: Blurred Vision Irritation of the[…]