A man standing outside surrounded by flowers rubbing his eyes due to allergies.
As the vibrant colours of spring emerge and nature awakens, so do seasonal allergies, leaving many of us with itchy and watery eyes. Springtime can be challenging for those who suffer from allergies, but there are ways to find relief and enjoy the season's beauty. Understanding Seasonal Allergies Seasonal allergies, also known as allergic conjunctivitis, occur when the immune system reacts to airborne allergens such as pollen, mould, and dust. When allergens come into contact with the eyes...
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Our mission at River City Eye Care is to ensure your optimal vision and health. That’s why we employ various diagnostic tools and techniques throughout the examination process. Among these tools, eye dilation can play a pivotal role in comprehensive eye examinations. Understanding Eye Dilation During your eye exam, your optometrist may want to use dilating eye drops to enlarge your pupils. These drops allow your optometrist to conduct a more thorough examination of the eye’s internal s...