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Healthy Aging Month – September

Healthy Aging Month – September

Embrace Vision Wellness at Shady Grove Ophthalmology Older adults are at higher risk for eye diseases like age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and cataracts. However, growing older does not have to mean losing your vision. September is “Healthy Aging Month,” a time...

Summer Water Fun & Eye Safety

Summer Water Fun & Eye Safety

Summer Water Fun & Eye Safety Summer is here, leading many of us to eagerly embrace the water and maximize our time spent in it. Why Water May Burn Your Eyes Ever wonder why your eyes sometimes feel like they're on fire after a dip in the pool? Well, it's all...

How to Keep Your Eyes Healthy

How to Keep Your Eyes Healthy

How to Keep Your Eyes Healthy  The eyes hold a position of utmost significance among our body's organs. They possess a delicate nature and necessitate adequate attention to uphold their well-being. Failing to prioritize their care in our self-care routines may result...

Eyes and Headaches Are Often Associated

Eyes and Headaches Are Often Associated

If you experience frequent headaches, it would be a good idea to schedule an eye examination, even if only to eliminate any potential vision problems as the underlying cause. Although not all headaches are related to vision, and not all vision problems lead to...

How well can humans see?

How well can humans see?

How well can humans see? Shady Grove Ophthalmology Humans have a highly developed visual system that allows us to see a wide range of colors, shapes, and details. The average person has visual acuity of 20/20, which means that they can see clearly at a distance of 20...