Category: Vision Care

This Eyedrop Could Replace Your Readers!

Introducing Vuity™ Hey middle-agers, listen up! Not sure if you’re a middle-ager? Here’s how to know. Do you have reading glasses everywhere? On your desk. On your nightstand. In your purse. Next to the remote. In your car. On your head. Yes? Can’t see a menu when you’re out to eat, food labels when you’re… Read More

Cargo Eye Care Celebrates Anniversary

14 Years of Innovating in Eye Care At Cargo Eye Care of Las Colinas, we love eyes! We love eyes of every age, shape and color; we love all the eyes!! It is, and always has been, our great honor to care for the vision and eye health of our loyal patient family. In fact,… Read More

Macular Degeneration the Leading Cause of Vision Loss in Older Americans

February is Macular Degeneration Awareness Month Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a condition that worsens over time. It causes central vision loss and even blindness, and is a leading cause of visual impairment in older adults. In fact, AMD impacts more than 11 million people in the U.S. alone. What is Macular Degeneration? AMD affects… Read More

January is National Glaucoma Month

We hope your 2021 brought lots of joy and that 2022 will be the best year yet! Start 2022 off on a positive note with great vision! January is Glaucoma Awareness Month. Did you know that glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness? Over 3 million Americans have the condition, but only half… Read More

Saving Sight, One Patient at a Time

New Technology Allows for Earlier Detection At Cargo Eye Care, we know technology plays a huge role in getting the best possible outcomes. For this reason, we are committed to researching and investing in the latest technology for a variety of eye conditions. We recently upgraded our retinal imaging platform. And this new system, called… Read More

Can you Recognize Your Own Dry Eye Symptoms?

(and why you should leave diagnosis to the experts) Short answer: Yes, if you have Dry Eye, you’re probably going to recognize (and feel) some of the more common symptoms. Just don’t self-diagnose! We’ve all done it. We’ve Googled our symptoms and made a self-diagnosis. Many a head cold has been deemed the flu, and… Read More

Are Your Eyes Aging Well?

Risk of Many Eye Conditions Increases with Age We love September! Back to school, football (yay!) and the hope of fall just around the corner. Additionally, it’s Healthy Aging Month, and at Cargo Eye Care, we think that makes it a great time to consider the health of aging eyes. Consider this: One in six… Read More

Pediatric Myopia Management at Cargo Eye Care

Everything you need to know about myopia and how to protect your child’s eye health Myopia, commonly called nearsightedness, is a visual condition that causes poor long-distance vision. In other words, close-up objects are clear, but far-away ones are blurry. It’s important to talk about this condition because it is on the rise across the… Read More

The Importance of Fireworks Eye Safety

The Importance of Fireworks Eye Safety We all love celebrating Independence Day with some good food, friends and family, and a dazzling display of fireworks. However, it’s easy to forget that fireworks are explosives. Injuries from fireworks are so common that the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) publishes yearly reports on the matter. According to the 2018… Read More

Coronavirus – Measures to Prevent Infection

As the concern of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues, we want you to know that your health and safety are our priority. We take pride in the cleanliness of our office and know that it is more important than ever right now. We are increasing our cleaning protocols which will include using Hypocholorus Acid. Currently, there… Read More