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April 18, 2019

Screen Free Week: How Devices Hurt Your Eyes

Many children, teens and adults idle away hours of time each day on electronic or digital devices, not realizing that those pieces of technology may be […]
April 11, 2019
A young brunette adult that is biking on a road and has a helmet and sunglasses on her face.

Sports and Eye Emergencies

  The American Academy of Ophthalmology reports that about 100,000 people are hurt each year in the United States by sports-related injuries. Those are only injuries […]
April 3, 2019
A mixed-race woman that is looking at the camera. The photo has a milky effect added to it and there is a light pink background behind the woman.

Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month

  Prevent Blindness America raises awareness each year for Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month. 2/3rds of all Americans that are blind consist of women. Eye […]
March 28, 2019
A beautiful, young adult woman is wearing glasses and is looking at new frames at an eye doctor's office.

The Process of Choosing Glasses

When you go in for your comprehensive eye exam, you may be told that you need glasses. How do you get them and how do you […]
March 21, 2019
A view of a woman's face as she is opening up one eye to put her contacts in.

Colored Contacts Vs. Regular Contact Lenses

Thinking about changing your look with colored contacts? Regular contact lenses and colored contacts aren’t much different except for one type of lens has color tint […]
March 12, 2019
A female eye doctor that is in an office in front of a bookshelf. She is holding up an eye chart.

How Your Vision Works

Ever wonder how you see objects in color? How about your ability to see distant objects clearly? There are many types of tissues and nerves that […]
March 5, 2019
A young adult brunette woman that is having an eye exam with an ophthalmologist.

Is Your Vision Changing?

Do you find yourself struggling to read a book because it’s harder to see the words? If there are times where you find yourself less comfortable […]
February 25, 2019
A close-up view of glasses sitting on top of an open book. Directly behind is a clipped view of folded hands and a business suit.

Keeping Healthy Eyes in Your 20s and 30s

Having healthy eyes is something many people think about only after they begin to have eye health problems. However, once eye diseases and conditions start, the […]
February 18, 2019
A young adult male that is having his eye looked at with a special eye light by an ophthalmologist. There are x-rays of his eyes in the background.

First Aid Tips for Eye Injuries

Nobody wants an injury, especially a serious one involving the eyes. It’s always best to have the right medical information when eye injuries happen. Cuts, scratches, […]