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Keep up-to-date on the latest vision-related news and eye care events in our Practice. The items are displayed by year and month. To view older entries use the links in the box below to select the year and month you would like.

How Allergies Affect Your Vision And Eye Health

Allergies are more than just a seasonal annoyance. They can significantly affect our eye health and overall well-being, posing a persistent challenge for many. People with allergies need to understand how allergies affect the eyes. Managing these effects can help maintain comfort and preserve vision.

UV Protection and Your Eyes

Learn about the importance of UV protection for your eyes. Derby City Eye Care in Crestwood, KY, offers expert advice and solutions to shield your vision from harmful UV rays.

The Importance of Glaucoma Screenings

Discover the critical role of regular glaucoma screenings in preserving your vision. Learn why Derby City Eye Care in Crestwood, KY, is your trusted partner in eye health.

Embrace the Future of Eye Health: OCT and Octomap Technology

OCT and Octomap technology provides an in-depth explanation of these technologies, their critical role in diagnosing and managing eye conditions, and their benefits for various patients. The post also outlines symptoms that may indicate the need for an eye exam and encourages readers to book an appointment for a comprehensive eye assessment.

How Long Does It Take to Get Used to New Glasses?

Most people who wear glasses are familiar with the excitement and confidence boost that accompanies wearing new specs for the first time.

Enhancing Vision with MiSight Contact Lenses for Kids

Prolonged screen time, coupled with limited exposure to natural sunlight and outdoor activities is causing a rising concern for myopia in children. To combat this, Derby City Eye Care has developed a successful myopia treatment program utilizing MiSight contact lenses for children.

How Safe Is It To Rinse Your Eyes With Tap Water?

While many people turn to tap water to rinse their eyes, it may not always be safe. Find out when to use water, and what to use when you can't!

Your Eyes As A Window Into Your Whole-Body Health

Did you know that your eyes are often the first line of defense when it comes to detecting and treating many common systemic diseases and conditions? It's true!

This Winter, Don’t Let Dry Eyes Get the Best of You

The struggle against dry eye every winter is real. Fortunately there are eye treatments and home remedies to relieve symptoms.

Autoimmune Disease and Dry Eye: Is There a Connection?

Having an autoimmune disease like Sjogren's syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis or lupus can affect your tear production and eye health.

Why Are Blue Eyes More Sensitive To Light?

Since blue eyes contain very little melanin — a pigment that helps block out light, including the sun’s harmful UV rays and blue light — they often feel more sensitive to bright light. Find out more.