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6 Ways To Relieve Dry Eyes

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What are dry eyes? There are tear glands in your eyes that serve to produce tears that keep your eyes lubricated and moisturized for function and comfort. Dry eyes occur when those tear glands are not producing enough tears to keep your eyes moisturized. There are a couple of factors that can contribute to having dry eyes, which can be…

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How To Care For Your Contact Lenses?

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Contact lenses are an amazing convenience for the correction of your vision, however, they do require a bit more care and attention than glasses. Taking good care of your contact lenses is of utmost importance. How well you take care of your contact lenses reflects on the health of your eyes and keeping your eyes safe and healthy means keeping…

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Why You Should Never Skip Your Annual Eye Exam

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A common misconception is; if you aren’t experiencing any symptoms, that there is no reason to go to the doctor for an annual checkup. This is a popular myth relevant to most all of the categories in the medical industry, including eye and vision health. The problem with this myth is that many times the only instances that symptoms start…

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The Importance Of Wearing Sunglasses In The Summer

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Most of us see our sunglasses as a sort of fashion accessory that also helps in keeping our eyes comfortable from the intense sunlight. Many don’t realize that sunglasses are so much more than they appear to be. Wearing sunglasses is extremely important in order to protect your eyes from harsh and damaging UV rays. We are aware how hazardous…

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June Is Fireworks Safety Month

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June Is Eye Care And Fireworks Safety Month In Hurst Who doesn’t love some beautiful fireworks? Nothing says summer fun more than the burst of color and excitement that fireworks can provide! While you are enjoying your celebration, be sure to take some precautions to keep your eyes safe! Fireworks can cause a lot of damage to your eyes and…

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May Is Healthy Vision Month!

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Healthy Vision Month With Our Hurst, Woodland Springs, And Roanoke May is known as Healthy Vision Month, which is an ideal time to make sure that you are doing all you can to keep your eyes in good condition. This includes getting regular eye exams and taking other steps to protect your vision. At First Eye Care, we want you…

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How To Handle Emergency Eye Injuries

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How To Handle Emergency Eye Injuries: Information From Our Optometrists In Hurst, Roanoke, And Woodland Springs Emergency eye injuries almost always involve foreign substances getting into the eyes, but that doesn’t mean they should all be treated the same way. Our optometrists at First Eye Care offer some tips for how to handle common variations of these problems: Administer First…

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Frequently Asked Questions About Glaucoma

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Glaucoma Faq’s Answered By First Eye Care At First Eye Care, our Hurst optometrist provides diagnosis, treatment, and management options for any number of eye conditions and diseases. If you live in the area of Hurst, Roanoke, or Woodland Springs and have been looking for an eye doctor you can trust, look no further than any of our three area…

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​signs You May Have Pink Eye

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Diagnosing And Treating Different Types Of Pink Eye Her at Fist Eye Care, our team of optometrist see many patients with common eye diseases and discomforts. One of the conditions our patients visit our offices is due to pink eye discomfort. Pink eye, otherwise known as conjunctivitis, affects people all around. Here are some of the few pinks variations we…

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Frequently Asked Questions About Ortho-k

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Ortho-k With Your Hurst Optometrist Our Roanoke optometry professionals here at First Eye Care are committed to helping patients achieve optimal eye and vision health. With three locations spread across Hurst, Roanoke, and Woodland Springs, we’re able to conveniently serve our patients’ needs Mondays through Fridays, as well as Saturdays at our Hurst location. We offer a full range of…