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How to Get Your Little One to Wear Their Glasses

Getting kids to wear their glasses can sometimes be assimilated to herding cats— it can not only seem impossible but it can take more energy that it’s worth. However, if your little one isn’t wearing their glasses, they likely are having a hard time seeing things that are right in front of them and might […]

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3 Things to Check off Your List When Buying Sunglasses

Winter is in full swing and so are the sun’s harsh rays. So how can you fully protect your eyes from the sun this winter? With so many fun styles of sunglasses available on the market, it can be hard to know just what to look for when shopping for sunglasses. However, by using the […]

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Think You Have Cataracts? 3 Steps to Recovery

You may remember seeing a cat as child with eyes that were foggy and glazed over, only to think that the cat maybe belonged to a witch. And although that cat may have in fact belonged to a witch, their eye condition was caused by cataracts. Cataracts are an eye disease that cause your eyes […]

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Choose Your Color: The Joys of Colored Contacts

It can seem like everywhere you turn these days there are ways to change your appearance. If you’re unhappy with your hair, dye it and get hair extensions. If you’re unhappy with your body, join a fitness club. If you’re unhappy with the shape and size of your nose, consider a rhinoplasty. And, even if […]

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How to Avoid the Spread of Pink Eye

If you live in a house filled with young children and animals–especially dogs— you are more susceptible to one of your children or even yourself getting pink eye. As one of the most contagious eye infections out there, the spread of pink eye can quickly take over your entire household. If you suspect that you […]

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Fall Fashion: How to Wear Your Lenses

With fashion month just coming to a halt, fashion conscious individuals everywhere watched as the most elitist designers in the world portrayed their collections in New York, Milan, and Paris. And although fashion month is over, it doesn’t mean that your pursuit for the finer things in life has to be. These following trends will […]

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What to Expect During An Eye Exam

Whether this is your first time getting an eye exam or you simply haven’t had one in years, it might be the source of some anxiety. However, by understanding what will occur during your eye exam and what they are checking for, you will be able to feel more relaxed and at ease. Read on […]

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Diabetes and Your Vision Health

If you are like millions of Americans that suffer from diabetes, you likely aren’t aware of all of the implications that the disease can have on your body. As an intensive metabolic disease that either eliminates your body’s ability to produce insulin or encourages your body to produce too much insulin, diabetes can have a […]

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3 Ways to Combat Dry, Itchy Eyes

Dry, itchy eyes can strike at anytime. Whether it’s due to changes in the atmosphere like the onset of summer fires, or they’re simply caused by the lack of sleep, dry eyes can be itchy and leave you feeling less than happy with your vision. However, by following these three tips, you can help combat […]

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How to Recover from Lasik

During the Lasik surgical process, your eye doctor will cut a thin circular flap in the cornea of your eye, and will insert a laser that will help to reshape the cornea. Although the procedure is fairly straightforward and doesn’t involve much pain, it’s important to take proper care of your eyes after the procedure. […]

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