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5 Signs It’s Time to Visit the Eye Doctor

In today’s busy world, it can be easy to overlook (no pun intended) going to the eye doctor. Your days are probably full of work, errands, and a whirlwind of other activities, so visiting the optometrist might be the last thing on your mind. Remember to keep in mind the following signs that you might […]

Top Tips for Back To School Eye Health

August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month and a great time to start thinking about your kids’ eye health as school gets into full swing. Eye health can sometimes fall down the lists of things parents have to accomplish during the Back to School season, among shopping for school supplies, orientations and physicals. Eye health, however, […]

What Lens is Best for You? Different Types of Lenses for Eyeglasses

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Eyeglasses used to be very simple; they either made things seem closer or farther away. But these days, there’s a wide variety of lens options for eyeglass wearers, and it’s a good idea to know which works best for your needs.   Types of Available Lenses Polycarbonate – Polycarbonate lenses provide impact resistance, which makes […]

What is Astigmatism?

What It Means to Have Astigmatism An astigmatism (not a stigmatism, as some misunderstand it) is not a serious condition, however it does require corrective lenses (whether glasses or contacts) to make the proper adjustments for accurate vision. So, what is astigmatism? The short answer is an unusual shape (often football-shaped) to the cornea or […]

The Importance of Wearing Sunglasses

While some may think of sunglasses simply as a cool accessory, considerable evidence suggests they are necessary health aids as well. Though 73% of adults wear sunglasses, many aren’t aware that UV rays are just as harmful to the eyes as they are to the skin. While most parents make their kids wear sunscreen for […]

How to Choose the Right Frames for Your Glasses

For many people, choosing the right frames for glasses might be a tricky and daunting task. But it can also be fun if it’s done the right way. Change the experience from daunting to fun by learning a little more about how to choose the right frames. Once you understand the features and styles available, […]