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Today is National Women’s Health and ! Today is a special day to promote the importance of health awareness and fitness for women of all ages.
Regular eye exams are an important part of keeping your vision and eyes in tip-top shape at any age. Whether it’s ensuring proper development and learning for a child or detecting and treating eye conditions such as glaucoma, macular degeneration or cataracts in an adult, our eye doctors are here to help!
So, what are you waiting for? Book your appointment with Loudoun Eye Associates today!
Cool nights, pumpkin spice, and falling leaves are upon us. Happy first day of fall!
Eye diseases such as glaucoma and macular degeneration do not show signs or symptoms until significant damage has already been done to your eyes. That’s why regular comprehensive eye exams are an essential part of keeping your vision clear and your eyes healthy as you age. The earlier these and similar diseases are detected and treated, the less damage they can ultimately do.
Want to know more about how our eye doctors can help keep your eyes healthy? Visit us at Loudoun Eye Associates.
Back-to-school season is in full swing and ensuring your children's eyes have been checked is a crucial part of their success this school year. Visit our website to book your child's eye exam today.
Not sure if you should choose glasses over contacts? Depending on your lifestyle and eye health, one option may be better than the other. Give us a call today to discuss your options.
Vision screenings like the ones offered at schools and optical-only stores are no replacement for your annual comprehensive eye exam. Your eye doctor is highly trained in the detection and treatment of eye diseases that cannot be detected by a superficial vision screening.
For more information, and to book your next comprehensive eye exam, contact us at Loudoun Eye Associates, today.
A friendly reminder to book your annual eye exam. It may be easy to put off your eye exam, but doing so can have a negative impact on your eye health. Get your eye exam scheduled today by giving us a call or visiting our website.
Wishing a happy back-to-school season to everyone returning to school!
Keeping up with regularly scheduled comprehensive eye exams is essential for the ongoing visual health of you and your family. Whether it’s checking for refractive errors or visual skill deficiencies that can harm your child’s development or ability to learn, or diagnosing and treating eye diseases such as glaucoma or cataracts, the eye doctors at our practice are here to help.
Contact Loudoun Eye Associates today to book your eye exam.
Where did the summer go?! As much fun as summer days have been, many parents and kids are already in back-to-school mode.
Back-to-school checklists generally include:
✔ school supplies
✔ new clothes and shoes
A critical item missing from this checklist is a comprehensive eye exam!
Every child deserves to be set up for success for the new school year, and scheduling your child for a comprehensive eye exam at Loudoun Eye Associates in Ashburn will help them achieve it.
Read more from our latest article: Start The Year Right With A Pediatric Eye Exam
There’s nothing fishy about the omega-3 fatty acids in the fish we eat! Omega-3s help protect our eyes from developing macular degeneration, dry eye syndrome, and glaucoma. So go ahead and have your favorite fish for dinner!
Bringing your child in for a comprehensive eye exam every year can help identify eye problems that interfere with learning. Contact Loudoun Eye Associates to book an eye exam!
Here's a fun fact you probably didn't know: honey bees have 5 eyes! They use the 2 large eyes at the side of their head to see shapes and colors in the environment, and 3 eyes on top of their head to help them navigate and orient themselves.
On cloudy days or in the shade, we’re still exposed to UV rays! So make sure to wear protective eyewear every time you go outside to prevent long-term eye damage from UV rays.
Your child’s vision directly impacts their ability to learn and pay attention in school. Book an eye exam with Loudoun Eye Associates to help your child reach their potential.
If you’ve got little ones, you may think they’re too young to have an eye exam. At this age, they’re starting to really explore the world and identify the many shapes, colors, letters, and numbers. In fact, there's no better time to get their little eyes checked!
Ever wonder why routine eye exams are so important? Yearly routine eye exams can detect any kind of vision problems and eye diseases at their earliest stage when they’re most treatable. In honor of National Eye Exam Month, schedule your routine eye exam today! Your eyes will thank you later :)
To ensure your child’s success in school, take them for an eye exam. Making sure they can see properly will help them not only learn, but also feel confident. Book an appointment today with Loudoun Eye Associates.
As children's bodies grow, so do their eyes. So make sure you have your child’s eyes checked as soon as 6 months of age. By getting regular eye exams, you'll be able to catch any visual problems or diseases early on. And the earlier the treatment, the better the outcome!
In honor of International Owl Day, channel your inner owl and be wise about your eye health. Protect your eyes by eating right, wearing your sunglasses, limiting screen time, and scheduling regular eye exams!
If your child is struggling with reading comprehension or math skills, the cause could be a vision problem. A comprehensive eye exam can catch vision issues and help your child succeed in school. Contact Loudoun Eye Associates to get a comprehensive eye exam today!
It’s officially Friday! What are you looking forward to the most for this weekend? Comment below!
The eyes are the second most complex organ in the body, so there’s no surprise that they’re fused with loads of brain power! Over 50% of the surface of our brains is dedicated to processing visual stimuli. When we open our eyes, our vision accounts for ⅔ of the electrical activity of the brain, that is 2 billion out of 3 billion firings per second!
Many parents who see their child trying their best and failing, time and again, will assume that their child has a learning or other related disability such as ADHD, and doctors will often misdiagnose based on the presenting symptoms. Read our article My Child Is Having Trouble In School: Visual Problem or Learning Disability? www.loudouneyeassociates.com/my-child-is-having-trouble-in-school-visual-problem-or-learning-disability/
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Poor vision can contribute to scholastic struggles. Considering that 80% to learning is visual, having clear and comfortable vision is essential for children to succeed in school. Contact Loudoun Eye Associates to schedule your child’s eye exam.
There's nothing like biting into a slice of sweet juicy watermelon on a hot day. Watermelon is the perfect summer treat but they also help improve eye health! They’re a great source of vitamin A which helps produce the pigments in the retina of the eye creating a strong defense against age-related macular degeneration. So, the next time you take a bite into a juicy watermelon, your eyes will thank you!
The amount of time children spend on digital devices has skyrocketed. But, this new trend may come at a cost. Excessive screen time can affect your child’s eyes, causing headaches, eye strain, and even behavioral and attentional difficulties. Too much time in front of the screen can also increase their risk of myopia (nearsightedness). Here are some tips to help you protect your child’s eyes and vision.
Is Screen Time Harming Your Child’s Vision? | UNC Health Talk Nearsightedness in kids is on the rise, and screens may be to blame.
Considering that 80% of learning is visual, it’s no wonder that vision problems can impact academic performance. Call us today to schedule an eye exam.
Did you know? Bluebottle butterflies have at least 15 different classes of photoreceptors that enable them to detect a wide range of colors. All other insects have no more than 9! Not only can they see all the colors in the rainbow, but they’re also sensitive to both UV and polarized light.
Are your contact lenses making your eyes red, itchy, dry, and irritated? You may be allergic to your contact lens solution. We'll determine whether your symptoms stem from a contact lens solution allergy and provide effective treatment, so you can wear your contact lenses with greater comfort and confidence.
Visual problems can interfere with learning and cause an otherwise bright child to lag behind in school. Make sure your child’s vision isn’t holding them back from learning and call us to schedule an eye exam.
July is National Dry Eye Awareness Month! Dry eye is a common condition, affecting millions of people around the globe. It can be uncomfortable and a pain to deal with without the appropriate treatment. Contact our office to find the most effective treatment for your dry eye symptoms and learn practical ways to prevent dry eyes in the future. In addition, here are some foods that can help with dry eye:
Which Foods Help With Dry Eye? Dry eye is a condition that causes itchy, uncomfortable eyes. Eating certain nutrient-rich foods may aid in eye health and help lessen dry eye symptoms.
As you look forward to family barbecues, celebrations and fireworks, remember to pack along a pair of protective eyewear! These activities can be loads of fun, but they can also put your eyes at risk of injury. So, arm yourself with the best eye protection and enjoy the festivities without a second thought about your eyes. Have a safe and Happy 4th of July!
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Dr. Dennis Cantwell, Optometrist provides developmental vision diagnosis and treatment to children,
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