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Is Thanksgiving Dinner Good for My Eyesight?

While everyone jokes about Thanksgiving dinner being bad for our waistlines, here at Wilkinson Eye Center, we’re celebrating everyone who is eating turkey because it’s good for your eyes. That’s right – go right ahead and have that extra slice of turkey on Thanksgiving. You’ll be grateful you did. Turkey contains iron, which is helpful in […]

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How to Feel More Comfortable In Your Contacts

Living with perfect vision can feel like you live a perfect life until one day you realize you can’t see the eye chart as well as you once could. If you have noticed that your vision has gotten increasingly worse, come into Wilkinson Eye Center for an eye exam. With simple glasses or contact lenses, […]

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3 Tips to Help You Pick the Perfect Summer Shades

If you’ve been sporting the same pair of sunglasses for who knows how long, it’s time to consider stepping up your sunglass game. Because sunglasses make a big impact without a lot of effort on your end, why not try a fun new trend this season. Let’s take a closer look at some sunglass buying […]

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The Truth Behind Bifocals

Aging is something that nobody likes to admit that they are experiencing adverse symptoms of. If you have started to squint every time you’re reading a book or have to hold it a few inches from your face to see properly, then you may be in need of some reading glasses. And although you can […]

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3 Considerations to Make When Buying Prescription Sunglasses

Having to switch between your regular glasses and your sunglasses can be beyond convenient. So, why not combine the two into one to make your life easier? Luckily, by getting prescription sunglasses, you cannot only lose the fuss, but you can also protect your eyes in an incredible way. But how can you know if […]

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Contact Lens Fittings: What You Can Expect

When you first start to wear contact lenses, it can feel like you have something that is constantly in your eyes. And even worse, getting used to your new prescription can make you feel light-headed, nauseous, or just have a headache. Sometimes, however, when patients receive their new contact lenses, they feel these symptoms for […]

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Daily Wear Vs. Extended Wear Contact Lenses

If you wear contact lenses, you are most likely familiar with daily wear lenses that you take out every night before bed in order to help your eyes breathe and your lenses to clean. However, did you know that there is a different type of contact lense out there that you can actually wear to […]

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3 Ways to Use Colored Contacts This Halloween

Fall is in full swing: pumpkin spice lattes are being served, ghouls are being hung near the doorstep, and people everywhere are deciding what they want to be for Halloween this year. As one fo the best ways to completely transform your look from normal to something a bit more spectacular, try using colored contacts […]

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Protect Your Eyes While On the Job

Do you work in an industry such as welding or construction in which you are always around elements that can cause harm to both your body and your eyes? With over 2,000 eye related injuries happening on the job each and everyday, it’s important that you do your best in order to protect your eyes […]

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How to Get Used to Wearing Contacts

Whether you have been wearing glasses for the majority of your life or you recently were told you have vision problems, you might be considering trying out contacts. As a great way to see clearly and look like yourself without having to wear glasses, contact lenses are both effective and can be comfortable as well. […]

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