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What's The Trend in 2019? The Latest Sunglasses Styles You Need to Know

July 11, 2019
Trends can be fleeting.  What’s popular one year may not be in style the next, and it seems that manufacturers are locked in a perpetual race to beat the competition to the new trend. This is good news for consumers, because it means we constantly have the option to jump on the latest trends and fill our closets with the best and brightest […]

What is Blepharitis?

July 08, 2019
Blepharitis is the medical term for inflammation of the eyelids, usually involving the area where the eyelashes grow. This common and irritating eye condition affects around 37% of American ophthalmologists' patients, according to a recent survey.[…]

9 Fireworks Safety Tips You Need to Follow in 2019

July 04, 2019
As summer turns the corner and grilling season takes full effect, most of us begin planning to take part in the age-old tradition of celebrating our freedom with fireworks! But be careful! While even the smallest firework might look like a harmless toy, fireworks are dangerous if misused and should always be treated with reverence and […]

Can You Return Contacts? 4 Uncommon Eyecare Questions

July 01, 2019
The world of eyecare can sometimes be a vast and convoluted place full of various technical terms and differing scientific opinions with no clear-cut path to better eye health. This very reason is why we turn to our eyecare professionals for help wading through the endless menagerie of eye care fact and fiction.[…]

Alzheimer's and Your Vision

June 27, 2019
According to the Alzheimer’s Association, approximately 5.8 million people in the U.S. live with Alzheimer’s. It’s a terrifying epidemic that plagues our nation, and the disease probably affects someone you know.[…]

Vision Requirements for Renewing Your Driver's License

June 24, 2019
No one likes waiting in line at the DMV, especially when you’re there for something as time-consuming as a driver’s license renewal. If you’re old enough to drive, it’s no secret that the Department of Transportation has several minimum requirements for who can and cannot drive.[…]

Is Eye Care Covered By Medicaid?

June 20, 2019
Medicare-Medicaid can be an incredible resource that saves you thousands of dollars on medical costs. But, like all health care services, it has its limitations and cutoffs for what it covers and doesn’t cover.[…]

4 Fun Facts About Night Vision

June 13, 2019
A human’s ability to perceive objects in an extremely wide range of light and darkness is fascinating.[…]

What is Heterochromia?

June 10, 2019
Heterochromia is the medical term for when a person’s eyes are two different colors. Heterochromia is caused by the production and delivery of melanin to the iris, more specifically, melanin being concentrated, or not concentrated, in both irises differently, resulting in the eyes being two different colors.[…]

5 Potential Vision Changes During Pregnancy

June 06, 2019
Pregnancy can bring a lot of unexpected and unusual changes to your body, but can pregnancy affect your eyes? Yes![…]