Ophthalmologists Anticipate a School Year Marked by Complaints of Eye Strain

Atlanta, GA– August 5, 2021 — When COVID-19 first shut classrooms, we got a glimpse into different digital challenges. Among them, kids aren’t immune to developing tired, dry eyes from concentrating on laptops and tablets for extended periods of time. The discomfort drove some of them to their ophthalmologist, looking for relief. To prepare students and their…

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Three Things to Know About Cataracts

Atlanta, GA– June 6th –Approximately 25 million Americans have cataracts, which causes cloudy, blurry or dim vision and often develops with advancing age. This June, North Atlanta Eye Care joins the American Academy of Ophthalmology in observing Cataract Awareness Month by sharing three things everyone should know about the condition and its treatment.   As…

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Sports Eye Safety Month

Ophthalmologists Urge Eye Protection for Recreational and Professional Sports North Atlanta Eye Care and the American Academy of Ophthalmology reminds parents, coaches, and athletes that one simple step can prevent most sports-related eye injuries Atlanta, GA – April 10, 2021 – New research shows that about 30,000 people in the U.S. go to emergency departments…

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Workplace Eye Wellness

Protect Your Eyes From Too Much Screen Time North Atlanta Eye Care and the American Academy of Ophthalmology offers tips to avoid dry, strained eyes Research found that the average office worker spends 1,700 hours per year in front of a computer screen. And that doesn’t include our addiction to phones and other digital devices. All this…

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July is UV Protection Month

How to Pick the Best Sunglasses to Protect Your Eyes Sunglasses aren’t an optional summertime accessory, they’re an essential prescription for eye health. Long-term exposure to the sun without proper protection can increase the risk of eye disease, including cataract, growths on the eye, and eye cancer. As summer gets underway, North Atlanta Eye Care and the American Academy…

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