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8 Questions to Ask an Eye Care Professional

August 31, 2017
For many people, heading off to the eye care specialist and being told a lot of information in a short amount of time can be tough. It can be stressful learning about your vision, what may be wrong with it, and what it may take to fix it and some eye care professionals may not realize in the moment that you don't know as much as they do […]

6 Infamous Eye Injuries in Sports

August 28, 2017
Nearly all of the worst eye related sports injuries have happened in either baseball or hockey. By taking a look at each of the injuries, you may be able to pick out how they may have been prevented and how to avoid similar injuries in the present.[…]

What To Look For When Choosing a Vision Care Center

August 24, 2017
Your vision is important, so you need to find the best place to take care of it. But which place is actually the best? Many will have what you need, but warm smiles are plentiful at any place looking for potential clients. So, to make things easier, here are a few things to look for in your future vision care centers.[…]

Why Your Children Need an Eye Exam for School

August 22, 2017
Summer is coming to a close and that means school is back in session. For some school children, this means getting an eye exam. Many parents wonder why eye exams are required before you enter kindergarten or certain grades when they do not notice any issues with their children's eyes. Here are a few common issues we typically encounter that […]

Topics: Health

5 Can't Miss Sights to See in Illinois

August 21, 2017
Illinois is a beautiful state and it's full of incredible sights! But, before you can see the sights, you'll need to make sure that your vision is top-notch. Fortunately, if you're in Illinois, you're never far from the highest quality in vision care. Make sure your eyes are ready to take in the scenery and then start planning some […]

4 Important Vision Care Habits You've Been Neglecting

August 17, 2017
Taking care of your eyes requires diligence and consistent care. Are there vision care habits that you've been neglecting? It's time to take healthy habits off the backburner and make them the norm. Below are 4 habits that you might be forgetting about. Start doing these things today: […]

Are You Ready for the Total Solar Eclipse on August 21?

August 15, 2017
We are just a week away from one of the biggest celestial events in our lifetime. Mid-day on August 21, the first total solar eclipse to cross America since 1918 will occur. This phenomenon is caused by the moon passing directly between the Sun and Earth. While eclipses are relatively common (solar eclipses happening every 18 months or so), […]

Topics: Eye Safety, Health, Fun, Eclipse

The Age of Digital Eye Strain: What You Can Do

August 14, 2017
Screens have become an inescapable part of modern life. Unless you printed this blog out, you're reading it on a screen right now. From tablets to televisions and smartphones to laptops, it's easy to spend the majority of the day (at work or at home) with your eyes glued to a screen. From an entertainment and accessibility standpoint, it's […]

Everything You Need to Know About UV Rays

August 10, 2017
With summer still here, it's important to take a closer look at UV rays. UV rays can be good for you, but only in small amounts!  SEE ALSO: What is 'Vision For Life?' Find out now![…]

10 Pairs of Daring Designer Frames to Inspire You

August 07, 2017
Designer frames can do more than make you look great! They can inspire you to new heights of style! Below are some of the hottest names in designer frames. Peruse this list and you're sure to find designer frames that will inspire you! Keep in mind, if none of the descriptions below fit your style and taste, there are numerous designer […]

Contact Lens Problems? 5 Tips For Taking Care of Contacts

August 03, 2017
Contact lenses may be helpful in improving ones' vision, but can also be a bit of a hassle at times, especially if you've just been prescribed with them. So, to keep everyone in the loop or maybe just jog your memory, here is a list of things to consider when you run into contact lens problems. […]

Join Bard Optical's School Supply Drive

August 01, 2017