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August is Children's Eye Health and Safety Awareness Month

August 1, 2021  |  Awareness Month

  This August, we're celebrating Children's Eye Health and Safety Awareness Month. The American Academy of Ophthalmology sponsors this observance with the goal of addressing the health and safety needs of

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Eye Stretches and Exercises You can do Anywhere

January 3, 2022

Many people today suffer from overused eyes and painful tension headaches. These aches and pains can sap your energy and make tasks as simple as taking notes on a notepad unbearable.  

For many of us, our livelihoods revolve around computers and staring at screens for hours per day. All this screen time takes a tremendous toll on our eyes and their efficiency.  

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Tools and Machines You Will See in an Optometrist’s Office

December 6, 2021  |  Tools, vision care

Many people who do not frequently go to the eye doctor may not be sure what to expect when they go in for an exam.  

Optometrist’s offices are filled with machines and gadgets that can look altogether alien to the untrained eye.

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The Benefits of Regular Eye Exams

November 8, 2021  |  eye disease, vision care

Your vision is fine, right?    Well, maybe not fine but it’s good enough for you to function in your daily life, so why would you need to go to the eye doctor?     This is how many Americans think

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Vision Care for Seniors

October 4, 2021  |  eye disease, seniors, vision care

As people age, their bodies begin to change. It doesn’t happen overnight, nor at the same time for everyone, but regardless of genetics or physical fitness, everyone’s body feels the effects of the passage of

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Contacts vs Glasses

September 3, 2021  |  contact lenses, glasses

Weighing your Options: Contacts or Glasses    See your Options Clearly  If you’ve been having vision problems and your optometrist has prescribed you contacts or glasses, it’s not always

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A white and purple geometric border and text that reads "Children's Eye Health and Safety Awareness Month", and a black and white colored image of a young male child getting his eyes examined by an eye doctor.

August is Children's Eye Health and Safety Awareness Month

August 1, 2021  |  Awareness Month

  This August, we're celebrating Children's Eye Health and Safety Awareness Month. The American Academy of Ophthalmology sponsors this observance with the goal of addressing the health and safety needs of

read more …