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Can You Swim with Contacts?

Written by salandvision on October 11, 2019

Swimming while wearing contact lenses can be dangerous and is not advised. The greatest risk with wearing contacts while swimming is that it puts you at risk of developing an eye infection when bacteria from the pool or other water gets stuck under your contact lens. The bacteria that gets stuck under contact lenses can…

Can I Wear My Contact Lenses Every Day?

Written by salandvision on October 4, 2019

For patients who are new to contact lens wear, it can be difficult to know how to safely wear their lenses. How long or how frequently you should wear your contact lenses depends on the type of contact lenses you have been prescribed.  Soft lenses are the most popular type of contact lenses worn in…

Eye Care for People with Diabetes

Written by salandvision on September 25, 2019

For people with diabetes, eye care is especially important. Over time, high blood sugar can damage the tiny blood vessels in your eyes, this can lead to a condition called diabetic retinopathy. High blood sugar can also lead to cataracts and glaucoma which occur earlier and more frequently in people with diabetes. The following tips…

How Do I Know if I Need Reading Glasses?

Written by salandvision on September 18, 2019

If you are over the age of 40, you will most likely notice changes in your vision. Like many muscles in our bodies, our eyes begin to get less flexible, especially the internal lenses, creating a condition called presbyopia. This makes it difficult to focus the eyes as they transition from far vision to near…

How Does Technology Affect Our Eyes?

Written by salandvision on September 11, 2019

Most of us spend several hours a day on laptops, smartphones or iPads. With so much of our day involving staring at a brightly lit screen, have you ever stopped to think how all that screen time is affecting your eyes? Excessive use of brightly lit screens can cause both minor ailments and long-term sight…

What Vision Tests Do I Need?

Written by salandvision on September 4, 2019

Regardless of your age or physical health, it is critical to have your vision checked regularly. Routine vision tests are important for general health maintenance. In addition to evaluating a person’s eyes for glasses and/or contacts, during an eye exam in Dallas, Dr. Saland will check the patient’s eyes for eye diseases and other problems…

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