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March 30, 2016

Bifocal and Multifocal Contact Lenses 

If you are over 40 and have difficulty seeing close up, you probably have a common age-related condition called presbyopia which is when the eye’s natural lens […]
March 9, 2016

Workplace Eye Wellness: The Dangers of Blue Light

When people think of workplace dangers to the eyes, it is usually machinery, chemicals or construction materials that come to mind.  However, a growing danger to […]
February 10, 2016

Preventing Age-related Macular Degeneration

February is AMD and Low Vision Awareness Month in the United States, and it’s White Cane Week in Canada. Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a leading […]
January 27, 2016

Resolve to Prevent Glaucoma in 2016

This year, make healthy eyes and vision your resolution. Find out if you or a loved one is at risk for glaucoma, and take steps for […]
January 26, 2016

Add This Quick Five Minute Glasses Care Routine To Your Week

  You put your glasses on, see the smudges and do what the majority of the 50% of Americans wearing corrective glasses do–you grab your shirt […]
October 9, 2014

Prevent Computer Vision Syndrome with Specialty Glasses

  No one can deny that the information age has brought us amazing innovations and technology.  Computers have evolved from gigantic desktop workstations to cordless laptops, […]
September 29, 2014

Choosing Between Single Focal and Multifocal Lenses

75% of Americans use some kind of corrective lens to improve their vision. With statistics this high, even if you are not aware of any eye […]
November 26, 2013

The Basics of Eyeglasses

Eyeglasses are more popular today than ever, despite the availability of contact lenses and vision correction surgery. Frame styles branded with high profile designer names are […]
November 26, 2013

How Progressive Lenses Work

Hands down, progressive lenses are the most popular multifocal lenses in the United States. Also known as progressives or PALS, these multifocal lenses offer a complete […]