Nearsightedness is on the Rise – What You Need to Know

Nearsightedness has risen dramatically over the last 50 years. If nothing is done to help slow the increase, half the world’s population may be nearsighted by the year 2050. That means much more than simply more people needing glasses. It means a lot of [...]

By |2021-10-26T09:32:41-07:00October 26, 2021|Eye Care News, LASIK|0 Comments

Avoid Scary Eye Infections This Halloween

To avoid a real-life Halloween horror story – going blind because of a costume accessory – the American Academy of Ophthalmology is warning the public against wearing costume contact lenses purchased without a prescription. These illegally sold cosmetic lenses may not be sterile and [...]

By |2021-10-12T10:19:19-07:00October 12, 2021|Eye Care News, Eyecare|0 Comments

Researchers Say Drinking Wine May Help Protect Against Cataracts

New study links low to moderate alcohol consumption with reduced risk of cataract surgery San Francisco, Calif. – People who consume alcohol moderately appear less likely to develop cataracts that require surgery. Wine consumption showed the strongest protective effect, suggesting that antioxidants which are [...]

By |2021-10-12T10:19:39-07:00September 27, 2021|Cataract Surgery, Eye Care News|0 Comments

20+ frame lines from top designers. We have something for everyone!

With over 20 different frame lines, from top designers like Tom Ford, Kate Spade, Carrera, Blackfin, and many more, Barth Vision & Optical has something for everyone. Our Opticians will talk with you about your visual needs and provide you with recommendations for your [...]

By |2021-10-12T10:19:47-07:00September 14, 2021|Eye Care News, Eyecare, Optical Shop|0 Comments

Seniors who take certain antidepressants more likely to develop cataracts

A widely prescribed type of antidepressant known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) were reported to increase the risk for developing cataracts among seniors as early as 2010. More recent studies focusing on the risk of cataract formation associated with certain antidepressants and examined [...]

By |2021-08-27T08:59:02-07:00August 19, 2021|Cataract Surgery, Eye Care News, Eyecare|0 Comments
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