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Advanced Exercise Concepts – Mind Over Matter

Just like most of your body's main organs, your eyes are affected by the way you take care of yourself

If you keep up with my blog, you’ll eventually learn all of the eye healthy exercise benefits. I don’t call myself a fitness expert by any stretch of the imagination. But I do try the best I can with what I have. At the same time, I don’t consider myself a pushover. I was involved with dance in my younger years (all the way through college). I wasn’t born with the natural ability of a Team USA women’s soccer player, or a UFC Champion, but I did manage to stretch my body’s athletic capability as far as I could. And […]

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Super Bowl MVP Tackles Vision Problems in the Community

Von Miller's willingness to help the vision impaired youth of Denver stems from his own problems as a child

The NFL season kicked off this past weekend, which is good news for fans of football. In the first game of the year, the Denver Broncos squeaked by the Carolina Panthers (21 – 20) in a rematch of last year’s Super Bowl. A big part of Denver’s victory came through the efforts of star linebacker, Von Miller. If you’re not familiar with him, he’s only 27 years old and he’s earned a lifetime’s worth of athletic honors. To start, he was a two time All-American in college at Texas A&M, then drafted 2nd overall by the Broncos in 2011. After […]

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Summer Health Tips – Seven Ideas for Healthy Eyes

Our surroundings change around this time of year, especially for those of us who live in seasonal cities

Change is a good thing, and it’s happening all around us today. Cities are changing, the suburbs are changing, technology is changing, businesses are changing, the weather is changing. If that’s not enough, I don’t even have to go to the grocery store to pick up my groceries, I no longer have to hail a cab the old-fashioned way, and Cleveland (yes, Cleveland) is now considered the City of Champions. Now wait a second, I’m glad Cleveland finally made a blip on the sports radar after fifty some odd years, but I think the Browns need to win something first. […]

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Getting Started with a Basic Workout Routine

If you need motivation to get off the couch, try to incorporate a basic workout routine and build momentum

Getting in shape might be the last thing on your mind, but if you start with a basic workout routine and build momentum, your fitness habits will drastically improve. Of course, it would be redundant for me to sit here and explain the health benefits of exercise. We’ve all heard it before. My goal is to suggest an easy plan of action to get you moving, especially if you haven’t been to the gym in a while. Proof From Scientific Studies: A more recent study in eye health highlights the importance of regular exercise and how it affects vision. Researchers […]