Blog Posts in December, 2013

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  • Eye Floaters and Flashes

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 30-Dec-2013

    There will be plenty of flashes in the skies this New Year’s Eve, but the flashes you see should end when the fireworks end. If you see bright flashes of light or “stars” in your vision from day to day, you’re seeing more than the flashes of New Year’s celebrations or the residual spots from the bright flash of a camera. More than likely, you’re experiencing eye ...
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  • Does Your Loved One Have Cataracts? Signs and Symptoms to Watch

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 23-Dec-2013

    The holiday season is upon us, and that means lots of visits with family and friends. The more time you spend with someone, especially your aging loved ones, the more you may begin to notice a decline in their cognitive function and vision. Many vision problems, such as cataracts, are associated with age and can make seeing more difficult the older we get. As you spend time with the seniors in ...
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  • 2014 Changes to Flexible Spending Accounts

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 19-Dec-2013

    A new year is around the corner, and you can again expect to see amendments to your flexible spending account (FSA) guidelines. But not all the changes are unwelcome. For one, you’ll find the “use it or lose it” rule has been relaxed. In October, the IRS modified the use it or lose it clause to allow an annual carryover of $500 of unused contributions (as long as your employer ...
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  • What Is a Stye and How Does It Affect Your Eyes?

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 18-Dec-2013

    If you’ve ever felt the pain of a small, pimple-like spot on your eyelid, it was more than likely a stye. A stye is a red, swollen and tender spot that resembles a pimple and appears on the inside or outside of the eyelid. It occurs when the secretion glands become infected. In most cases, only the immediate area around the infection becomes inflamed, though it can cause swelling in the ...
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  • Dry Eyes: Is Cold Weather the Culprit?

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 11-Dec-2013

    We’ve experienced our first bout of winter weather in North Texas—how are your eyes faring? Have you noticed eye irritation such as burning, itching or discomfort with your contact lenses once the cold weather blew through? Lower temperatures combined with running the heater in your home and car can work a number on your eyes, drying them out and causing irritation. It’s the same ...
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  • What I Want for the Holidays: LASIK!

    Posted By Key-Whitman Eye Center || 4-Dec-2013

    Making your holiday wish list? Of all the gifts you could give your spouse, loved one or even yourself this holiday season, make it one that will last for years to come. LASIK means saying goodbye to glasses and contact lenses. LASIK eye surgery is a quick, simple, relatively painless solution to correct refractive errors such as nearsightedness and farsightedness, with or without astigmatism, or ...
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