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Colored Contact Lenses: Enhance Your Look Safely

October 11, 2023

Colored contact lenses have become a popular fashion accessory, allowing individuals to change or enhance their eye color for cosmetic reasons. However, it's crucial to use these lenses safely to avoid potential eye health risks. Understanding Color...

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Recognizing Vision Loss: Signs and Symptoms You Shouldn’t Ignore

September 5, 2023

Vision is a precious sense that allows us to experience the world around us. However, vision loss can gradually creep up, often going unnoticed until it significantly impacts our daily lives. Early detection and intervention are crucial in managing a...

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Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month Nurturing the Gift of Sight in Kids

August 1, 2023

August is celebrated as Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month, a time dedicated to raising awareness about the importance of maintaining optimal eye health in children and promoting safety measures to protect their precious vision. As parents, car...

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Understanding Dry Eye: Symptoms and Causes

July 31, 2023

July is Dry Eye Awareness Month. Dry eye syndrome, also known as dry eye disease, is a common condition that occurs when the eyes do not produce enough tears or when the tears evaporate too quickly. This can lead to discomfort, irritation, and even a...

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Safeguarding Your Vision – The Importance of Eye Safety

June 21, 2023

Our eyes are not only the windows to the world but also invaluable sensory organs that enable us to navigate and experience the wonders of life. However, in our fast-paced and visually demanding society, eye safety often takes a backseat. It's crucia...

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Healthy Vision Month: Nurturing Your Eyes for a Lifetime of Clear Sight

May 9, 2023

May is Healthy Vision Month, a time dedicated to raising awareness about the importance of maintaining good eye health and encouraging individuals to take proactive steps in preserving their vision. Our eyes are precious organs that enable us to perc...

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Mental Health & Vision

April 5, 2023

April is Mental Health Awareness Month so we decided to explore the link between you mental health & your vision. There is evidence to suggest that there may be a link between mental health and vision. While the exact nature of this link is not fully...

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The Impact of Weather on Your Eyes

March 15, 2023

Weather can have various effects on your eyes, as the environment around you can impact the health and comfort of your eyes. Here are some ways weather can affect your eyes: Dryness: In dry weather conditions, such as during winter or in arid clim...

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Low Vision Tips and Support | Low Vision Awareness Month

February 27, 2023

Low Vision Awareness Month is an opportunity to highlight the challenges and difficulties encountered by individuals with low vision, a visual impairment that cannot be fully corrected by eyeglasses, contact lenses, or surgery. Here are our tips to h...

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Your Eyes: The Window to Your Heart

January 17, 2023

Signs of Early Heart Disease Can an eye exam detect heart problems? An eye exam by an optometrist or ophthalmologist may not specifically detect heart issues. However, during the exam, the eye doctor may notice signs of certain eye conditions that...

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