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Laser Eye Surgery Risks are Real: Try Glasses or Contacts Instead

February 26, 2018
Many of us are familiar with laser eye surgery. We have either heard of it, or know of someone who has had it done. However, there are many laser eye surgery risks associated with this procedure that may outweigh the possible benefit of perfect vision. Sometimes, it’s better to be safe than sorry. Here is some information about the surgery, […]

Looking for an Online Eye Test? Download This Checklist

February 22, 2018
If you’ve recently visited your eye doctor, but your vision is still not quite right, what could you do? Or, maybe you haven’t been to an eye doctor in a while but your vision seems to be changing. Luckily, even if you can’t go to the physician that day, but are still curious about your eye health, you can download our vision checklist to […]

10 Tips for Practicing Good Eye Care All Year

February 19, 2018
Keeping your body healthy is something that we have all been taught to do, whether we do that through diet, exercise, or getting 8 hours of sleep every night. But, have you ever been taught different ways of keeping your eyes healthy? After all, your eyes are sensitive and highly specialized organs which require individual care. Here are […]

Bard Optical Has Eyeglass Lenses for Every Need

February 15, 2018
Many people think that all eyeglass lenses are equal. We just use them to see, and there isn’t much difference between your lenses and your grandmother’s bifocals. However, there’s a world of differences between each and every pair of lenses. They can be made of different material, have different properties, and perform different functions. […]

5 Unexpected Benefits of a Comprehensive Eye Exam

February 12, 2018
Having a comprehensive eye exam annually is recommended by most doctors to check up on your vision and eye health. It can help determine whether or not your vision has changed, and if you will be needing a prescription. However, having a comprehensive eye exam regularly has a few other benefits! Here are five of the advantages of getting […]

If You Can't See Out of One Eye, Seek Help Now

February 08, 2018
We are born with two eyes for a reason—they do the optimal job of helping us see clearly and widely. Most of us are fortunate to maintain vision in both eyes throughout our lifetime, but sometimes this isn’t the case. If you have been having trouble seeing out of one eye, you need to seek medical attention immediately. Here's why you need […]

4 Ways Cold Weather Can Affect Vision Health

February 05, 2018
Winter can be an especially brutal time of year, not only for our skin and body, but more specifically our eyes. You may have noticed that your vision isn’t as sharp as it usually is in the winter, or you may experience more frequent minor health problems (such as headaches). The cold can affect our vision health, too! Here are four of the […]

Looking For New Designer Glasses? Bard Optical Has The Best Selection

February 01, 2018
New year, new frames! Have you been on the hunt for a new pair? You are as unique as each other person you know, so your glasses should be able to reflect that, and also be stylish! It can be difficult to find such a pair, especially if your eye care provider has a limited selection. You don’t want to be stuck with the same frame as […]