Vision

Defend against digital eye strain
Are you having trouble seeing small print on your phone? Are your eyes tired at the end of the day? Today’s digital world forces our eyes to work harder. So those who are not yet ready for bifocal lenses need a better solution to keep up with the demands of life. CentraCare Optical has the lenses for you! Our Eyezen single vision lenses defend against eye strain and give you clear vision both near and far. Stop by CentraCare Optical, 2000 23rd Street South, Sartell. Hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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Change Within the Eye May Be Early Warning for Macular Degeneration

FRIDAY, Nov. 9, 2018 -- Age-related eye disease is a worldwide problem that costs people not only their vision, but also hundreds of billions of dollars globally. So an international research team decided to look into ways to prevent or treat this type of vision loss.

The investigators discovered that calcifications in the retina -- the thin layer of tissue that lines the back of the eye -- raise the risk of advanced age-related macular degeneration (AMD).

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