All About Eyes

Our eyes are incredibly complex and essential parts of our everyday lives. From corrective lenses to eye disorders, Complete Eye Care of Medina helps you understand your eyes and the things you can do to keep your vision 20/20.

Tips for Healthy Eyes

Vision Problems

Vision problems can turn ordinary pursuits such as driving or reading into an impossible task. Damage to sensitive components of the eye, congenital abnormalities in the shape of the eye, or age-related changes can all contribute to vision loss. Since vision loss can be a gradual process, regular eye exams and vision screenings should be a part of every individual’s personal wellness routine.

Vision problems may manifest themselves as any of the following disorders (among others).

How to Spot Vision Problems Early

In medicine, much of the ability of healthcare professionals to remedy or fight an ailment relies on the stage at which it is first detected. If a disease or issue has progressed to the point of causing permanent damage to the...

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Fascinating Facts About The Human Eye

Our eyes are complex organs that work together to help our brains perceive the world around us. We use them all the time, but tend not to think much about them unless we’re struggling with vision difficulties, eye strain, or...

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Taking Care of Your Eyes Between Checkups

Between visits to the dentist, most people brush their teeth, and some even remember to floss, and of course we try to take steps to stay healthy between our annual physical exams. When it comes to how to take care of our eyes,...

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Can Your Eyes Heal from Sun Damage?

As with most medical matters, the two most important questions are generally 1) what causes it and 2) how to treat it. Afflictions of the eye are no different. Because eyes are very sensitive compared to other organs, and because...

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Why Do Onions Make Us Cry (and Other Vision Facts)

The only organ in the human body more complex than the eye is the brain. There are two million working parts in your eyes, and over one million nerves that connect to our brains. This is partly why annual vision checkups with...

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What Is Amblyopia? (Lazy Eye)

Amblyopia is a common childhood vision problem affecting up to 3% of children, and if untreated can lead to long-lasting vision problems. Fortunately, amblyopia is correctable in the vast majority of cases, with early detection...

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Stages in Infant Vision Development

No one is born with fully developed vision; we learn to see over a period of time, the same way we learn to speak or walk. The following is a timeline of some key vision development milestones so you know what to expect throughout...

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What Literally Happens in the Blink of an Eye

Without even thinking about it, you’re blinking about 15-20 times per minute which is about 1,200 times per hour. So, why do we blink? Blinking is necessary for healthy vision for two main reasons: clearing away debris and lubricating...

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How to Help Your Child Develop Healthy Vision

When a child first opens their eyes, they aren’t met with much more than blurry shapes and shadows, but as they grow their vision quickly develops into full, bright pictures. You can help your child develop a healthy vision...

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