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20 Ways to Make 2017 Your Best Year Yet

December 29, 2016
While 'Vision For Life' refers to the care and experience Bard Optical provides for its patients and communities, it can can also be interpreted as insight for your daily life. In the spirit of the latter, here are 20 ways to make 2017 your BEST year yet. You can think of it as 'Vision For Life': […]

What Family Eye Care Means to Bard Optical

December 26, 2016
'Family' can mean all kinds of things to all kinds of people. A common thread though, is that family is the most important thing. To Bard Optical, 'Family Eye Care' means providing all ages and every patient with 'Vision For Life.' That has always been the most important thing. Bard Optical's team is dedicated to serving its communities and […]

Sunglasses and 12 Other Last-Minute Stocking Stuffers

December 22, 2016
Christmas is just around the corner! Are you scrambling for stocking stuffers? No sweat - we've got you covered. Below, you'll find 12 ideas for stocking stuffers that you can run out and get NOW! But, first, a bonus entry - a gift that would look equally good in a stocking or wrapped up under your tree:[…]

Prevent Eye Injury: 10 Toys for Kids to Avoid

December 19, 2016
For most kids, the holiday season is toy season. For adults, that means shopping and picking out toys kids will love. This holiday season, take special care to buy toys that are not only fun, but also safe. Eye injury can occur with little help from dangerous toys and introducing one into the household can unnecessarily increase the risk of […]

Why Bard Optical is The Ideal Family Eye Center

December 15, 2016
Q: Why is Bard Optical the ideal family eye center? […]

Topics: Health

10 Books to Put Your Designer Reading Glasses to Use

December 12, 2016
You have reading glasses (or maybe you need them). But, now, you need a reading list to go with them. With colder weather finally here, it's the perfect time to curl up with a good book, a cup of coffee, and your designer reading glasses. Which books made the list? We opted for mostly fiction and all-time classics. With so many books to […]

7 Reasons to Wear Your Sunglasses in the Winter

December 08, 2016
Wear your sunglasses in the winter, if you're not already doing it. Somewhere along the way, society decided that sunglasses and summer were going to sit next to each other at the Word Association Gala. Since then, everybody has carried forward the misconception that sunglasses belong to the summer and only the summer. That means that many […]

How an Annual Eye Exam and Glasses Can Improve Your Health

December 05, 2016
Given how important they are, it feels like the eyes get overlooked. Measures to protect your eyes, like an annual eye exam and glasses are too often put on the back burner to the detriment of your health (if that sounds like you, set an appointment today). Your eyes matter! If you ignore them until your vision becomes compromised, you'll […]

Topics: Health

What to Expect During Your Vision Exam [Infographic]

December 01, 2016
You should get a comprehensive eye examination at least once every year. Your health depends on it. Eyes are incredible, but sensitive. Taking good care of them needs to be an area of focus in your healthcare regimen. Fortunately, there is a team of supremely qualified and community-based optometrists, opticians, and more near you. There's […]