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Allergies and the Eyes

Allergies and the Eyes Approximately 30 million people in the US suffer from seasonal itchy, swollen, red eyes. Airborne allergens such as pollen, house dust, animal dander and mold constantly bombard the eyes and can cause ocular allergies at any time…. but...

Preventing the Spread of Conjunctivitis

Preventing the Spread of Conjunctivitis Viral and bacterial conjunctivitis (pink eye) are very contagious, they can spread easily from person to person. You can greatly reduce the risk of getting conjunctivitis or spreading it to someone else by following some simple...

Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis (GPC)

Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis (GPC) GPC is an inflammation of the inner surface of the eyelids, most frequently associated with contact lens wear or over wear. It generally occurs in people who wear soft lens but can develop in gas permeable lens wearers as well. It...

Styes and Chalazion

Styes and Chalazion: A chalazion is a swelling in the eyelid caused by inflammation of one of the small oil-producing glands located in the upper or lower eyelids, it is often referred to as a stye and appears as a lump on the eyelid. However, a stye is an infection...