Published on Thursday, 16 November 2023 | Hits:640
Asian Eye Institute formally received its certification for Diamond level accreditation from Accreditation Canada International’s (ACI) Qmentum program. Asian Eye is the first and only ambulatory eye care facility in
Published on Tuesday, 17 October 2023 | Hits:1279
Cataracts are a common concern among older Filipinos and one of the major causes of visual impairment. According to the Philippine Eye Research Institute, there are 1.18 million people suffering
Published on Monday, 18 September 2023 | Hits:984
“I’M having a senior moment.” That’s a common remark by patients over 60 when they start having a hard time recognizing the faces of people. Add that to having a
Published on Monday, 14 August 2023 | Hits:1853
More than 340 individuals and 23 Lopez companies took part in the Healthy Steps Challenge, which was one of the activities that ran in June during Envi Month.
Published on Monday, 14 August 2023 | Hits:1076
Clear, unobstructed vision is essential to professional athletes and sports enthusiasts—shooting your target accurately and consistently, seeing those bumps when speeding down the lane or seeing the ball’s trajectory precisely
Published on Tuesday, 18 July 2023 | Hits:1060
One thing that many of our Lopez employees missed coming from the pandemic was Walk the Talk (WTT) activities. These were the regular walking events organized by the Lopez HR
Published on Tuesday, 18 July 2023 | Hits:1054
You went on a quick beach holiday, and you dropped your eyewear in the sea. Should you worry?
Published on Tuesday, 13 June 2023 | Hits:1125
Are you a gamer? You have probably set up your space to have everything you need, from a high-resolution monitor to an ergonomic chair, gaming headset, full-sized backlit keyboard and
Published on Tuesday, 16 May 2023 | Hits:1027
Nothing says love like showbiz royalty Eddie Gutierrez and Annabelle Rama. They even celebrated Valentine’s Day in a unique way this year—by waking up early for cataract surgery at the
Published on Tuesday, 18 April 2023 | Hits:1325
For those who are thinking about getting Ortho-K, Hannah Bacani has one thing to say: “I can see clearly again.”
Published on Tuesday, 14 March 2023 | Hits:1843
As we age, the natural lenses of our eyes become less flexible, making it more difficult to focus on nearby objects. It leads to blurry vision at the normal reading
Published on Tuesday, 14 February 2023 | Hits:1837
Laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis, more popularly known as LASIK, is a safe and effective solution for people who want to get rid of their glasses or contact lenses. It is
Published on Tuesday, 13 December 2022 | Hits:2104
Having healthy vision is not just about getting your eyes checked and eating healthy. There are actions or habits that may affect your vision or eye health.
Published on Wednesday, 16 November 2022 | Hits:2397
When we think of being free from the hassles of eyeglasses and contact lenses, we immediately think of LASIK or laserassisted in situ keratomileusis.
Published on Wednesday, 12 October 2022 | Hits:2599
Spread peace, hope and joy this holiday season with ICanServe Foundation’s gift that gives back.
Published on Wednesday, 12 October 2022 | Hits:2303
For 21 years, Asian Eye Institute has been making quality eye care accessible to Filipinos and other foreign patients. In line with its commitment to offer world-class eye care to the
Published on Friday, 09 September 2022 | Hits:2809
Asian Eye Institute has achieved Diamond level accreditation, the highest level possible from Accreditation Canada International’s (ACI) Qmentum program. The official announcement was released on Aug. 2, 2022.
Published on Wednesday, 13 July 2022 | Hits:4015
Cataracts remain the leading cause of blindness in both eyes in the Philippines. According to the Philippine Eye Research Institute’s Philippine National Blindness Survey and Eye Disease Study, cataract affected
Published on Thursday, 16 June 2022 | Hits:4698
Thinking of getting LASIK surgery?
Published on Wednesday, 18 May 2022 | Hits:4259
A deep-cleaning service for eyelids is now available at Asian Eye Institute to offer immediate relief to blepharitis patients.
Published on Tuesday, 19 April 2022 | Hits:4384
Young athletes need the best vision possible so they can excel in their chosen sport. Having poor vision due to refractive errors like nearsightedness, farsightedness and/or astigmatism can affect their
Published on Wednesday, 09 March 2022 | Hits:3488
On March 6 to 12, 2022, we observed World Glaucoma Week, a global initiative of the World Glaucoma Association to raise awareness about the condition.
Published on Wednesday, 09 February 2022 | Hits:4283
Start the year right by making your eye health a priority.
Published on Saturday, 18 December 2021 | Hits:4602
Almost two years into the pandemic, it didn’t seem like we would be able to go out for anything but important errands and urgent medical concerns. That is why Asian
Published on Tuesday, 16 November 2021 | Hits:5312
Blue light is all around us—in sunlight, LED and fluorescent light, and digital devices. But with remote work and learning becoming the norm in the last year, more people are
Published on Monday, 18 October 2021 | Hits:6117
Asian Eye Institute refractive surgery director Dr. Robert Ang received the Best Paper of Session Award at the annual meeting of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
Published on Monday, 13 September 2021 | Hits:5211
Strabismus happens when the eyes are wandering or not looking in the same direction.
Published on Friday, 13 August 2021 | Hits:6856
Imagine trying to read the time but not seeing the clock’s long and short hands, browsing a book without seeing the text, or looking at a loved one’s face and
Published on Thursday, 15 July 2021 | Hits:5481
Cataract is among the leading causes of preventable blindness worldwide.
Published on Monday, 14 June 2021 | Hits:4791
Shopping for eyeglasses online can be fast and convenient. But it can get overwhelming to choose on your own. How do you make sure that the frame fits you? Or
Published on Tuesday, 18 May 2021 | Hits:4245
As you age, your eyes become more prone to developing serious eye conditions such as cataract (clouding of the natural lens that leads to blurred vision), age-related macular degeneration (loss
Published on Tuesday, 18 May 2021 | Hits:4920
“Tuwing math subject po, tinatamad ako kasi po di ko maintindihan yung pinag-aaralan.”
Published on Monday, 19 April 2021 | Hits:4611
LIKE your skin, your eyes need sun protection, too!
Published on Monday, 15 March 2021 | Hits:4755
There is no doubt that LASIK is a popular procedure. In fact, TV host Gretchen Ho recently had LASIK surgery after years of wearing contact lenses. But what is LASIK
Published on Wednesday, 10 February 2021 | Hits:4807
Asian Eye Institute recently unveiled the Asian Eye Shop, its e-commerce website. Aimed at helping customers look, see and live better, the site puts the “care” back into eye care
Published on Thursday, 17 December 2020 | Hits:5011
Have you ever had a pair of eyeglasses that made you think, “I’m not okay with this pair of eyeglasses?” or “There is really something wrong with this pair of
Published on Wednesday, 18 November 2020 | Hits:5349
Blurry vision, seeing black or clear strings floating across your field of vision, flashes of light, poor night vision, distorted vision, faded colors or loss of vision—these are the symptoms
Published on Monday, 19 October 2020 | Hits:4348
Your vision changes as you age. By the time you reach age 40, you’re more likely to start exhibiting symptoms of sightthreatening eye conditions.
Published on Thursday, 17 September 2020 | Hits:4970
Alcohol, disinfectant products and cleaning chemicals have been the top tools to help keep COVID-19 at bay. However, these days, people have also started using germicidal or ultraviolet (UV) lamps
Published on Thursday, 20 August 2020 | Hits:4916
As students transition to distance learning this school year 2020-2021, parents need to observe their children closely and teach them good eye care practices that will protect their vision from
Published on Friday, 17 July 2020 | Hits:5505
Lasik (laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis) is a popular surgery performed to correct nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism and even presbyopia.
Published on Thursday, 18 June 2020 | Hits:5297
As the lockdown restrictions ease, is it safe to book an appointment with your eye doctor or should you wait a little longer?
Published on Wednesday, 20 May 2020 | Hits:4656
There is a lot that remains unknown about COVID-19, particularly about why it affects some people more seriously than others. However, like any virus, it mainly spreads through droplets from
Published on Thursday, 16 April 2020 | Hits:5378
EIGHT teams from First Balfour’s pool of clients, partners and suppliers competed in the second run of its invitational football tournament at the Blue Pitch in Circuit Makati on March
Published on Thursday, 16 April 2020 | Hits:5291
WAKING up to clear, crisp vision even without surgery is now possible with Ortho-K contact lenses.
Published on Monday, 09 March 2020 | Hits:4738
Glaucoma can happen to anyone. It can develop in any age, gender, race or profession.
Published on Monday, 09 March 2020 | Hits:4760
A number of Walk the Talk (WTT) activities are more than just taking walks. The February attendees of WTT, the monthly wellness activity participated in by Lopez Group employees and
Published on Thursday, 06 February 2020 | Hits:4418
DID you know that the quality of your vision can affect your performance and productivity?
Published on Thursday, 06 February 2020 | Hits:5025
TWO major natural crises were heavy on everyone’s minds around the time the January Walk the Talk (WTT) activity was taking place.
Published on Wednesday, 13 November 2019 | Hits:4651
ASIAN Eye Institute recently partnered with US-based STAAR Surgical Company, a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of implantable contact lenses (ICLs), to offer EVO Visian ICL.
Published on Wednesday, 13 November 2019 | Hits:5255
THE Lopez Group Palaro is a special sports event among the employees of the Lopez Group of companies that is held once in every four years just like the Olympics.
Published on Monday, 07 October 2019 | Hits:5057
Asian Eye Institute and VisionSpring partnered to provide vision screening and reading and prescription eyeglasses to handicraft workers in Parañaque, Laguna and Pampanga.
Published on Monday, 07 October 2019 | Hits:5052
The atmosphere was fiercely competitive yet cheerful and lively at Paeng’s Eastwood Bowl as the Walk the Talk team held the 2019 Lopez Bowling Tournament on August 31.
Published on Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | Hits:5072
Asian Eye Institute clinched its seventh “Reader’s Digest” Trusted Brand Gold Award in the eye center category.
Published on Wednesday, 11 September 2019 | Hits:5081
Walk the Talk (WTT), a legacy project of Lopez Group chairman emeritus Oscar M. Lopez, marked its 13th anniversary at First Philippine Industrial Park (FPIP) in Sto. Tomas, Batangas on
Published on Friday, 09 August 2019 | Hits:5090
Lopez Group employees and their family members and friends attended the HR Council-Lopez Lifelong Wellness Walk the Talk (WTT) held at Eugenio Lopez Center (ELC) in Antipolo on July 20
Published on Friday, 09 August 2019 | Hits:5685
Eyesite recently opened a 223-square meter eye care center and optical shop at SM Fairview in Quezon City.
Published on Sunday, 14 July 2019 | Hits:5372
Asian Eye Institute recently launched EyeSite Vision Studio in two locations—SM City Rosario in Cavite and Sta. Lucia East Grand Mall in Cainta, Rizal.
Published on Sunday, 14 July 2019 | Hits:5237
Some 60 employee volunteers took time out from their weekend undertakings to help in improving the surroundings of Yapak Elementary School in Morong, Rizal on June 8.
Published on Sunday, 14 July 2019 | Hits:4683
It is a truth universally acknowledged that we discover our strength not simply through the weight of the load we carry but by the obstacles we overcome in the paths
Published on Monday, 17 June 2019 | Hits:5036
Like most kids, Terrence Ibasco, 28, had no idea he had terrible eyesight until he started wearing glasses.
Published on Monday, 17 June 2019 | Hits:5301
Team Unity and Integrity composed of players from ABS-CBN and SKY bagged the team overall crown anew in the 2019 Lopez Group badminton tournament held at Centro Atletico in Cubao
Published on Wednesday, 15 May 2019 | Hits:5136
It is no longer surprising to see children as young as five years old wearing prescription or corrective eyeglasses. Myopia or nearsightedness is usually the main culprit.
Published on Wednesday, 15 May 2019 | Hits:5116
About 700 Kapamilya joined journalists and personalities from ABS-CBN in ABS-CBN News’ “Race Your Voice” obstacle fun run for voters’ education held recently at the Quezon Memorial Circle in Quezon
Published on Wednesday, 15 May 2019 | Hits:5817
Close to 200 employees of the Lopez Group attended the April 2019 Lopez HR Council-Lopez Lifelong Wellness Walk the Talk (WTT).
Published on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 | Hits:31287
As part of the yearlong celebration of its 50th anniversary, First Balfour hosted its first football competition at SPARTA, Mandaluyong on March 16, 2019. Seven teams from various Lopez Group
Published on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 | Hits:5194
We know the dangers of too much sun exposure to the eyes. But how and why does it happen? “Our eyes are very sensitive,” explains Asian Eye Institute cornea and
Published on Saturday, 16 March 2019 | Hits:5277
Ever have days when hitting the gym doesn’t seem like an option? The Rockwellist talked with fitness trainers from Saddle Row and Move with Options and learned that even the
Published on Saturday, 16 March 2019 | Hits:5912
On February 10, 2019, the Department of Health reported 4,300 cases of measles nationwide including 70 confirmed deaths.
Published on Saturday, 16 March 2019 | Hits:5011
For most people, stomach aches are a regular part of life. Here’s the lowdown on six types of stomach pain you don’t want to brush aside:
Published on Saturday, 16 March 2019 | Hits:5715
The year is off to a healthy start as First Balfour is now part of the Fit Filipino National Weight Loss Challenge (FitFil) with a pledge of 2,000 pounds within
Published on Tuesday, 19 February 2019 | Hits:6232
Having healthy eyes is crucial to your children’s learning and development. However, babies and children may have eye problems like significant refractive errors (nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism) misaligned eyes (strabismus), lazy
Published on Tuesday, 19 February 2019 | Hits:5728
Almost 500 employees of the Lopez Group plus their family members and friends started 2019 right by joining the Lopez HR Council-Lopez Lifelong Wellness Walk the Talk (WTT) at La
Published on Thursday, 27 December 2018 | Hits:6040
Around 800 employees of the Lopez Group, accompanied by their family members and friends, made their way to Rockwell Center for the Lopez HR Council-Lopez Lifelong Wellness Walk the Talk
Published on Thursday, 27 December 2018 | Hits:5653
Diabetes is one of the most prevalent chronic diseases in the world. According to the International Diabetes Federation, there were over 3,721,900 cases of diabetes in the Philippines in 2017.
Published on Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | Hits:5783
SKYBIZ demonstrated its support for its clients’ healthy lifestyles by supporting the recent Run Rio Trilogy at the SM MOA Arena.
Published on Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | Hits:6792
“I wish I was not fearful at first and did LASIK long ago,” Rashmi Dowlani happily shared three months after her LASIK surgery.
“I am extremely satisfied with my vision—I was
Published on Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | Hits:6145
The Business Excellence squad represented by players from Energy Development Corporation logged 1,524 points to bag the team overall crown in the 2018 Lopez Lifelong Wellness bowling tournament.
Published on Wednesday, 17 October 2018 | Hits:7371
MINDFULNESS-BASED cognitive therapy (MBCT) is an evidence-based program proven to lessen the effect of stress and prevent the relapse of depression and anxiety.
Published on Wednesday, 17 October 2018 | Hits:5344
“At first, I was experiencing floaters in my left eye,” shares 67-year-old Evelyn Alegre. “It bothered me because they were there even when I closed my eye. So my local
Published on Wednesday, 17 October 2018 | Hits:6657
Almost 400 Lopez Group employees, together with their family members and friends, attended the HR Council-Lopez Lifelong Wellness Walk the Talk (WTT) held at the Las Piñas-Parañaque Critical Habitat and
Published on Wednesday, 12 September 2018 | Hits:7157
These days, more and more children are becoming nearsighted or myopic. This means they can see clearly up close but have blurry vision when they look far. However, most children
Published on Wednesday, 12 September 2018 | Hits:6845
Braving a drizzly morning, over 500 Lopez Group employees and their family members and friends attended the Lopez HR Council-Lopez Lifelong Wellness Walk the Talk (WTT) 12th anniversary celebration at
Published on Wednesday, 15 August 2018 | Hits:6913
Glaucoma, the second leading cause of blindness worldwide, is usually characterized by an abnormally high eye pressure.
“The eye has a ‘drainage system’ wherein fluid normally flows in and out,” explains
Published on Wednesday, 15 August 2018 | Hits:6835
Almost 300 Lopez Group employees and their family members and friends attended the HR Council-Lopez Lifelong Wellness Walk the Talk (WTT) held at the Eugenio Lopez Center in Antipolo on
Published on Monday, 12 March 2018 | Hits:8365
Keratoconus occurs when your cornea becomes thin and weak, gradually bulging into a cone shape. Often affecting both eyes, it usually starts in the early teenage years and can affect
Published on Monday, 12 March 2018 | Hits:7920
The HR Council-Lopez Lifelong Wellness Walk the Talk (WTT) made a return visit to the Palo Alto Leisure and Residential Estates in Baras, Rizal on February 24, 2018.
Published on Monday, 12 February 2018 | Hits:6223
Strabismus is an eye condition in which the eyes are not aligned properly. One or both eyes may turn in (cross-eye), out (walleye), up (hypertropia) or down (hypotropia). This eye
Published on Monday, 12 February 2018 | Hits:5848
Let your special someone feel the love in the air with Eugenio Lopez Center’s “Be My Valentine: A Valentine’s Weekend” promo.
Published on Monday, 12 February 2018 | Hits:7279
More than 400 Lopez Group employees, their family members and friends made it out to La Mesa Nature Reserve in Quezon City for the HR Council-Lopez Lifelong Wellness Walk the