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When Was Your Last Comprehensive Eye Exam?

November 30, 2017
More than 61 million adults in the United States are at a high risk for vision loss, but only half have visited an eye doctor in the past 12 months, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.[…]

Remember: Wear Your Sunglasses in the Winter

November 27, 2017
Winter is coming. Days are getting shorter. Temperatures are falling. Unlike daylight and temperatures, though, UV rays go strong all winter long.[…]

How to Take Care of Contact Lenses: a Refresher

November 23, 2017
Chances are that if you’re reading this, you’re one of the 45 million Americans who wears contact lenses. The majority of people who wear contacts engage in behavior that’s risky to vision health, so we wanted to give you a brief refresher on how to care for your contact lenses.[…]

Worried About Eye Exam Cost? There Are Ways to Save

November 20, 2017
The thought of an eye exam can be intimidating. You enter a nicely remodeled office. You visit with at least one, if not several, administrative clerks. Finally, someone takes you into a room. The eye doctor may take you from that room to one or several stations in his or her quest to determine your eye maladies. In your mind, the costs of […]

Watch Out for Digital Eye Strain During the Fall and Winter

November 16, 2017
As fall settles in, winter approaches. Temperatures are falling. Animals are hibernating. New TV seasons, holiday movie marathons, and football games have multiplied, giving you a buffet of options from which to pick.[…]

Eyeglass Lenses Can Do THAT? 5 Facts You Didn't Know

November 13, 2017
At their base level, eyeglasses help people with vision problems see the world. However, there is quite a bit more technology in eyeglasses than meets the eye. Read on to learn five interesting facts about how eyeglasses work and the types of eyeglasses that are available.[…]

Don't Forget to Include These 7 Foods in Your Diet for Vision Health

November 09, 2017
The holiday season is filled with big meals, whether it’s a dinner out with your coworkers, or a homemade meal with family. While enjoying this veritable smorgasbord of delicious food, make sure to ingest a few items to help maintain and benefit your eyesight for years to come. […]

4 Qualities To Look For When Choosing Designer Glasses

November 06, 2017
A common theme you’ll likely see in your social media feeds as 2017 transforms into 2018 is “new year, new me.”[…]

6 Cold Weather Sights to See in Illinois

November 02, 2017
Illinois is often recognized for its outdoor activities during the warmer months. However, there is a plethora of sights to experience in the Land of Lincoln during cold weather. Take a look at this list of sights to see in Illinois to see just a few of the cool things happening this season. […]