Pink Eye May Be a Symptom of Coronavirus in Children

On the heels of reports that positive COVID-19 tests among children increased by 21% in the past two weeks, a new study finds that pink eye may be a symptom of the coronavirus in kids. But don’t hit the panic button if your child has red, itchy eyes. Children get pink...

How to Wear a Face Mask without Fogging Your Glasses

It may be one of the more innocuous problems of the coronavirus pandemic, but it’s a nuisance nonetheless: fogged-up eyewear. It happens when warm breath escapes from the top of your mask and lands on the cooler surface of your lens. When both glasses and masks...

Summer UV Eye Safety

We all use sunscreen to protect our skin, but don’t forget to protect your eyes as well. Summertime means more time spent outdoors, and studies show that exposure to bright sunlight may increase the risk of developing cataracts and growths on the...

Cataract Awareness Month

Cataract is one of the leading causes of blindness in the United States. If not treated, cataracts increasingly “cloud” your vision (see photo at right), and can lead to blindness. In addition, the longer cataracts are left untreated, the more difficult it...

Celebrate Safely: Fireworks Eye Safety Month

Americans spend hundreds of millions of dollars annually on consumer fireworks, which cause more than 9,000 injuries a year. With the Fourth of July holiday just weeks away, Chang Eye Group is reminding you that fireworks are not toys but incendiary devices that can...