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4 Habits to Kick for Good Eye Care

December 28, 2017
We all know that protecting our eyes from the outside world is relatively straightforward—but how can we protect them from internal threats? Not everything we do is necessarily “healthy,” so it’s important to realize what these habits are and how they affect our eye health. These are four of the top habits you should consider breaking to […]

Merry Christmas: What Family Eye Care Means to Bard Optical

December 25, 2017
It’s always a wonderful feeling when you can visit a doctor’s office and have it be a pleasant experience where you are treated like family. The staff is warm and welcoming, the office offers refreshments and entertainment, and the vision care is far superior to anything you have experienced before. At Bard Optical, we strive to provide all […]

Try This 1 Thing for Better Vision Health in 2018

December 21, 2017
Our eyes are very special, as they are the only organs we have that can detect sight. We only get two, so we should try to take the best care of them that we can. We can do this many different ways, but there’s one very easy and often overlooked strategy we neglect to pursue. Here's 1 easy thing you can do to help improve vision health: […]

Vision For Life: 5 Reasons to Schedule Your Next Eye Exam Today

December 18, 2017
When was the last time you went to see your eye doctor? If your answer is over a year ago (or maybe you don’t remember!) then you should make an appointment to see one right away. It’s important to keep up on getting your vision examined, even if you don’t think your vision has changed. Here’s five of our top reasons why you should schedule […]

What All Eye Exam Places Should Have in Common

December 14, 2017
Suppose you’ve been to multiple eye care facilities over the last few years, and none seem to have everything you’re searching for. However, it’s vital that all facilities satisfy your basic needs, along with a few other desires that give you the incentive to be a repeat client. […]

Sunglasses in Winter: Why Snow and Sun Don't Mix

December 11, 2017
Most of us are likely guilty of failing to wear our sunglasses in the wintertime. Sunglasses are often associated with the summer months, where we spend copious amounts of time outdoors. In the winter, it gets dark outside early and the days are short, so why do we need sunglasses if we are spending less time exposed to the sun?[…]

4 Classic Holiday Movie Characters Who Wear Prescription Eyeglasses

December 07, 2017
It’s very difficult and nearly impossible to find characters in movies and TV nowadays who rely on prescription eyeglasses. If they do, they are generally thrown into the category of “nerd” or “genius outcast.” However, there are several holiday movie characters who wear prescription glasses and are loved by families around the world! These […]

6 Reasons Designer Glasses Are the Perfect Gift

December 04, 2017
We all know someone who is hard to shop for during the holiday season. This year, you want to make an effort to get something for them that is especially personal—but what is sentimental yet practical? For your friends and family with poor vision, there is always the option of designer frames! We believe that this gift is perfect for […]