alarm-ringing ambulance angle2 archive arrow-down arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up at-sign baby baby2 bag binoculars book-open book2 bookmark2 bubble calendar-check calendar-empty camera2 cart chart-growth check chevron-down chevron-left chevron-right chevron-up circle-minus circle city clapboard-play clipboard-empty clipboard-text clock clock2 cloud-download cloud-windy cloud clubs cog cross crown cube youtube diamond4 diamonds drop-crossed drop2 earth ellipsis envelope-open envelope exclamation eye-dropper eye facebook file-empty fire flag2 flare foursquare gift glasses google graph hammer-wrench heart-pulse heart home instagram joystick lamp layers lifebuoy link linkedin list lock magic-wand map-marker map medal-empty menu microscope minus moon mustache-glasses paper-plane paperclip papers pen pencil pie-chart pinterest plus-circle plus power pushpin question rain reading receipt recycle reminder sad shield-check smartphone smile soccer spades speed-medium spotlights star-empty star-half star store sun-glasses sun tag telephone thumbs-down thumbs-up tree tumblr twitter user users wheelchair write yelp youtube

Uncategorized

  • The Why, When, and How of Diabetic Eye Exams

    November is Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month According to a 2018 report from American Diabetes Association, 34.2 million people in the U.S. (10.5% of Americans) suffer from diabetes, a well-known endocrine disorder detrimental to the body. The disease is known to cause problems with the nerves, heart, kidneys, and more. But did you know that […]

    Continue Reading November 18, 2021

  • Does sugar affect eyesight? New discoveries on the dangers of dessert.

    It makes sense that if there are foods that are beneficial to eyesight, there are also foods that can be detrimental to vision. Many of the foods that are damaging to eyesight are foods that negatively affect the body in general. Interestingly, being mindful of heart health is closely tied to caring for eye health. The […]

    Continue Reading November 4, 2021

  • Woman with scleral contact lenses which cover her eyes so they appear entirely white. She is holding a white pumpkin decorated with ghosts and pumpkins.

    6 Tips for Wearing Halloween Contact Lenses Successfully

    Spooky season is on the way, so that means it is time to get excited about costumes and contacts! One of the scariest parts of Halloween is the risk of eye infection and vision loss from costume contact lenses. Undoubtedly your costume should be stunning, and of course, contact lenses can take it to the […]

    Continue Reading October 1, 2021

  • A Short Guide to Cataracts: What They Are and Who They Affect

    Have you ever wondered what the deal is with cataracts? Maybe you are curious because you or someone you know has been diagnosed with them. Perhaps you’re worried about developing them in the future and are curious about what they are. Regardless of your reasoning, we have a short guide to cataracts, what they are, […]

    Continue Reading September 24, 2021

  • Answers to 4 FAQs about Eyeglasses to Help You Find the Perfect Fit

    Glasses are finicky There is no escaping the fact that eyeglasses need to be adjusted. Sometimes, frequently. Since you wear glasses daily, they need to fit comfortably. But how do you get a correct fit? We listed some commonly asked questions about eyewear and gathered answers about how your glasses should fit and what you […]

    Continue Reading September 3, 2021

  • 5 Tips to Help Your Child Adjust to Eye Exams and Glasses

      Getting glasses for the first time is a big task for anyone. Getting eyeglasses as a child can feel monumental.  How do you keep your child from feeling overwhelmed when they find out they need vision correction? We’ve come up with 5 ways you can help your child ease into wearing their new eyeglasses. […]

    Continue Reading August 6, 2021

  • Seeing True Color for the First Time with EnChroma® Eyeglasses

      If you were to close your eyes and picture a sunset, rainbow, or the changing leaves of fall, what would you see? Can you picture the vibrant shades of red? Stunning pinks? The excitement of yellow and orange? What about the mysterious depth of purple? Or the light but warm, comfort of blue?  All […]

    Continue Reading July 22, 2021

  • Eye Floaters and Pineapple: a Curious Connection

      Have you ever noticed tiny spots in your vision? They might look something like bugs fluttering by when you look around or like strings floating around in your eyes. These spots are called “floaters” and can be a common experience for many. While often benign, floaters can indicate serious issues which should always be […]

    Continue Reading July 2, 2021

  • Misight® Lenses: Myopia Management for Kids

      Wearing contact lenses involves careful consideration, especially when it comes to children. Parents are often unsure of whether or not their children are ready for contacts and can be nervous about the risk of infection that comes with contact lenses. However, clinical studies have found that with proper care, children have the same risk […]

    Continue Reading June 24, 2021