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Protect Your Eyes from UV Ray Damage

Wearing sunglasses goes beyond comfort, they also prevent UV rays from damaging your eyes. On today's Health Minute, eye expert Dr. Jeff Pettey explains some of the serious and potentially…

From  Nathan Tanner on April 9th, 2018 50 plays 0  

Preventing Dry Eye

Dry eye is an irritating problem that seems to get worse when the weather changes. But the primary cause of itchy, red eyes is looking at electronic screens. On today's Health Minute, Dr. Jeff…

From  Nathan Tanner on March 16th, 2018 67 plays 0  

What is Glaucoma?

Three million people in the United States have glaucoma—but as many as half don’t even know they have it. On today's Health Minute, eye specialist Dr. Jeff Pettey explains what is…

From  Nathan Tanner on January 16th, 2018 58 plays 0  

Protect Your Eyes During Winter Sports

If you're a skier, make sure you remember to protect your eyes when on the slopes. On today's Health Minute, eye expert Dr. Jeff Pettey explains why skiers should be concerned with UV…

From  Nathan Tanner on November 27th, 2017 4 plays 0  

Preventing Sun Damage to Your Eyes

We know the sun can damage our skin. But our eyes are susceptible to the very same sort of damage. Ophthalmologist Dr. Jeff Pettey explains the risks you may face with sun damage to the eyes, how it…

From  Nathan Tanner on September 26th, 2017 58 plays 0  

How to Watch the Solar Eclipse Without Damaging Your Vision

The Great American Total Solar Eclipse will be taking place the morning of August 21st. You will definitely want to look up to see the sky go dark, but watching an eclipse without protection is as…

From  Nathan Tanner on August 17th, 2017 16 plays 0  

Health Minute: Viewing the Solar Eclipse Safely

On the morning of August 21, the sky will darken over the United States during a total solar eclipse. You are going to want to watch, but staring at an eclipse directly is as bad as staring directly…

From  Nathan Tanner on August 17th, 2017 3 plays 0