Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month

February is Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month! The aim of this month is to educate patients about macular degeneration, as well as promote awareness, share resources, and encourage comprehensive vision examinations. What is macular degeneration? Age-related macular degeneration is the leading cause of vision loss among Americans

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How successful is LASIK?

What is the LASIK success rate? At Bonner Eye Clinic, the most common questions we receive about LASIK eye surgery involve how successful it is. For instance, how many patients receive 20/20 vision? How many patients experience complications? And how many patients would recommend the procedure to

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Blue Light

Blue Light is everywhere, and unavoidable.  Most exposure is from the sun, but artificial sources of blue light are increasingly prevalent. Some blue light is beneficial, but too much can cause digital eye stress with symptoms like tired, dry eyes, headache and blurry vision. Disrupted melatonin production

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Diabetic Eye Disease 101

Did you know that November is Diabetes Awareness Month? Diabetes increases the risk of multiple eye diseases, many of which can lead to permanent vision loss. Oftentimes, there are no early symptoms for these conditions, making it essential for people with diabetes to receive regular comprehensive eye

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Keep your eyes safe this Halloween!

Halloween is an exciting holiday for children and adults alike. Fun costumes, scary movies, deliciously spooky snacks… what’s not to love? This Halloween, Bonner Eye Clinic encourages our community to practice safe and healthy habits. Below, check out some of these eye safety tips for Halloween as

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September is Health Aging Month

It’s never too late to take care of your vision! September is Healthy Aging Month, an annual health observance designed to encourage people to start healthy habits and increase their physical, social, financial, and mental wellbeing. “We saw a need to draw attention to the myths of

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Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month

August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month! This month, Bonner Eye Clinic is answering common questions parents have about their children’s eye health. When should children receive their first eye exam? Parents should have their children’s eyes examined during well-child visits starting at around age three.

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Keeping Your Eyes Safe from Fireworks

In the month surrounding the Fourth of July, an average of 280 people go to the emergency room each day with fireworks-related injuries. This July, Bonner Eye Clinic encourages our community to take care when using backyard fireworks. Fireworks safety 101 Every year, the U.S. Consumer Product

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