1. How to Avoid Computer Vision Syndrome Part 4

    Getting work done at a computer each day makes you particularly susceptible to a condition called computer eye syndrome. It's quickly becoming common issue among computer workers. Do you suffer from eye strain? Do your eyes get dry and your head ache? You're experiencing CES, and it's time to make an appointment with Crescent Eye Care. We understand that you have to spend hours with your computer…Read More

  2. How to Avoid Computer Vision Syndrome Part 3

    Many of us are stuck behind computers all day. Whether you're a programmer, a project manager, or a writer, your eyes are challenged every day by  your working conditions. At Crescent Eye Care, we help patients who struggle with eye problems because of their computer screens. When your screens start to affect your eyes, you have a condition called computer eye syndrome. It's a common issue that y…Read More

  3. How to Avoid Computer Vision Syndrome Part 2

    Many modern jobs involve computers. In fact, a large majority of people spend their days staring at computer screens at work - and then when they want to relax, they stare at phone screens and television screens. If you suffer from dry eyes, twitches, or weariness, you are experiencing just a slice of the symptoms of computer eye syndrome. We know you can't quit your job because your computer hurt…Read More

  4. How to Avoid Computer Vision Syndrome Part 1

    Does your job require you to stare at a computer screen all day? If so, you have probably felt the results: decreased productivity, physical weariness, red eyes, eye twitches, and more. It doesn't help that after work, you probably spend time looking at your phone or television. Add up all the cool blue screens in your life, and you'll be amazed at how well your eyes are doing despite it all! St…Read More

  5. 8 Tips for Protecting Your Eyesight Part 2

    Taking  care of your eyes doesn't have to be stressful or complex. In fact, it is surprisingly easy! In our last blog, we discussed the importance of a good diet, no smoking, and getting exercise when it comes to eyesight. All these things will help your eyes - and the rest of your body! Today, we have a few more things for you to consider as you look at your daily life. Wear Good Shades If you'r…Read More

  6. 8 Tips for Protecting Your Eyesight Part 1

    Your eyes play an integral role in your quality of life. When they have trouble, you have trouble. The good news is, there are things you can do every day to keep your sight strong and healthy. They aren't complex or big - they're simple and small. At Crescent Eye Care, we are dedicated to empowering our patients to see clearly and keep it that way, so we are going to share some tips for keeping y…Read More

  7. Life With Contacts Part 2

    In our last blog, we explored tips for life with contacts. Contacts are like technology - they are amazing when they work, and horrid when anything goes wrong. At Crescent Eye Care, we have a lot of experience with contacts and how to live with them happily. After you get a contact lens exam from our eye care specialists, follow our tips to keep your eyes healthy! Don’t sleep in your contacts We…Read More

  8. Life With Contacts Part 1

    At Crescent Eye Care, we have many clients that use contact lenses. We love contact lenses for how convenient and comfortable they can be. That being said, if you develop the wrong habits for contact care, they can become a major pain. In our next three blogs, we will share important tips for keeping everything happy between you and your contacts. Don’t use lenses longer than their prescribed ti…Read More

  9. The Stages of Retinopathy

    Affordable eye care is available in South Carolina. Crescent Eye Care in Charleston offers world-class eye care for affordable prices. We are fully committed to keeping the families in our area seeing clearly and without discomfort. In our last blog, we explored the basics of diabetic retinopathy, including basic symptoms. Basically, it is the abnormal growth of blood vessels in the retina, and it…Read More

  10. How Diabetes Affects Your Eyes

    At Crescent Eye Care, we are very aware of how diabetes affects the eyes. Are you? Diabetes causes a condition called “diabetic retinopathy.” If you have diabetes, it is important that you understand retinopathy and its symptoms. First off, “retinopathy” refers to all damage to the retina, whether it is from diabetes or not. The retina is a light-sensitive tissue lining the inside of the e…Read More