Wonder why you might be crying more — or less — than other people? Here are some reasons why we cry and what your tears are made of.
Non-Prescription ‘Cheaters’ vs. Prescription Glasses
How well do over-the-counter “cheaters” work for reading — and when is it better to invest in prescription glasses? Eye and vision experts have the clear answer.
Is Posterior Vitreous Detachment a Serious Eye Problem?
Everyone has an eye floater now and again. But if you notice a lot more of them all at once, you could have a posterior vitreous detachment. Learn what these floaters really are and when to see your eye doctor immediately.
Can Cholesterol Affect Your Eyes?
When we think about cholesterol, we often think about our heart. But high cholesterol can be a source of issues for your eyes, too.
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What To Know About Mucus Fishing Syndrome
Hard to look away, hard to watch — mucus fishing is the latest viral video trend on TikTok and Instagram. But here’s why you shouldn’t do it.
Why You Have That Pesky Eye Twitch — and When to Seek Help
There’s nothing worse than trying to focus during the day with an annoying eye twitch that won’t stop. Find out if it’s a symptom of something serious.
Do Blue Light Glasses Work?
Most of us can’t escape having to use digital screens in our everyday lives. So you may be tempted to reach for blue light blocking glasses to help your eyes. An ophthalmologists discusses.
Why Do Some People Sleep With Their Eyes Open?
Sleeping with both eyes open: It sounds like an idiom, but it’s a condition called nocturnal lagophthalmos. Learn how to treat it to prevent eye damage.
How to Get Rid of Bags Under Your Eyes
Your under-eye bags are a constant companion. Learn what you can do at home and in the clinic to reduce eye bags.
How To Get Rid of a Black Eye
You took a tumble or missed a catch. Now you have an impossible-to-miss black eye. Discover the best treatment options for it from a dermatologist.