Entries by Jonathan Saldivar

What does 20/20 mean

20/20 is an English measurement for detail resolution. The top number represents the testing distance, which is usually 20 feet. Testing vision at any closer distance will cause the distance glasses prescription to have too much convex lens power and will make the distance vision blurry. The bottom number is an old English measurement called […]

Seasonal Eye Health: Maintaining Optimal Optics All Year!

Start your year off right by embracing an all-season visual health routine! Here are some of the things you can do to keep your eyes bright and healthy year-round. Winter Eye Care Get your diet in check. Every New Year’s resolution includes losing weight or eating right, but start eating nutrient-rich foods – colorful fruits […]

Are Blue Filter Computer Glasses Right for Me?

If you spend the majority of your working day staring at a computer screen, you are definitely not alone. More than 50 percent of jobs involve computer use, and nearly 90 percent of American homes have a computer. While not everyone is affected by computer use in the same way, according to the Vision Council, […]

Seeing Double

Seeing Double There are many different reasons that people see double(diplopia). It can occur from natural eye misalignment from birth, diseases such as diabetes, or trauma. Fortunately, occasional or full-time diplopia can be resolved with prismatic lenses. Prisms bend light, and this property is used to deflect light to the eye to eliminate the double […]

5 Simple Ways to Improve Eye Health

If you’re like most people, you participate in numerous daily activities that cause eye strain. If you work on a computer, do a lot of driving, read in low light, spend a great deal of time in the sun, participate in computer gaming, or simply watch TV, you may be taxing your eyes. Fortunately, there […]