Daily Archives: July 10, 2023

Can Menopause Cause Dry Eyes?

You’ve probably heard of (or experienced!) the hot flashes, irregular periods and other discomforts said to go along with the hormonal changes of menopause for women. But did you know that these changes also mean a higher risk of developing dry eye syndrome? Though tear production decreases for both men and women as we age, […]

Feeling the Sting of Dry Eyes? Ask us About LipiFlow®

Dry Eye Disease is a common condition that occurs when your tears aren’t able to provide adequate lubrication for your eyes. Dry eyes feel uncomfortable, and your eyes may itch, sting or burn and become inflamed. Allergies that increase in the beautiful spring weather can add to the irritation. That’s why we think this is […]

Show Your Eyes and Heart Some Love

We all know how important it is to take good care of our eyes with regular Atlantic Eye checkups, but did you know that eye doctors may also be able to detect signs of heart disease during a comprehensive eye exam? According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, a new study finds that people with […]