Entries by Dr. Brandie Medina

Dangers of Blue Light

When you are looking at your computer screen, smartphone, or television, the blue light exposure you receive is relatively small, in short doses. However, long-term exposure to blue light can be detrimental to your eyesight, and may contribute to very serious conditions. If you’re concerned about blue light, here’s what you need to know. In […]

Signs Your Child Needs Glasses  

Children’s vision development should come normally. In ideal situations, your child’s eyes will grow properly and without any need for glasses. But in reality that may not always be the case. As your child develops, their eyes might inherit certain genetic disorders, which will start to give them blurry vision even in their early years. […]

What Causes Dry Eye? 5 Common Reasons (And What to Do About Them)

It’s hard to focus at work or relax at home when you’re dealing with signs and symptoms of dry eye. These signs and symptoms—including eye itchiness, burning, grittiness, watery discharge, blurry vision, and light sensitivity—can occur for many reasons. Understanding your main cause is key for finding relief.Keep reading to learn about five common causes […]