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Here's What Happens When You Don't Wear Sunglasses

When it comes to sunglasses, you have more options than ever before. But not all sunglasses protect your eyes against the sun equally. Learn why you should wear sunglasses and how to pick the best ones for you.

Aug 1st, 2019
How Does Diabetes Affect Your Eyes?

Diabetes can affect many parts of your body, including your eyes. Learn about diabetic eye disease and what you can do to prevent or manage it, and preserve your vision.

Jul 2nd, 2019
What Causes Dry Eye and What Are My Treatment Options?

Do your eyes feel dry, irritated, and gritty? You may be one of the millions of Americans who have dry eye, a common eye condition that can lead to blurry vision. Find out what causes this widespread eye issue and how to relieve your symptoms.

May 3rd, 2019
What You Should Know About Macular Degeneration

Macular degeneration is the leading cause of blindness in older adults. If your vision isn’t what it used to be, don’t ignore it. Find out about symptoms and treatments for macular degeneration to help you preserve your vision.

Mar 4th, 2019
3 Great Tips for Preventing Eye Infections

Eye infections may be common, but they can also be painful and irritating. Fortunately, you can reduce your risk of getting one. Read on to learn three great tips for preventing eye infections.

Feb 13th, 2019
Signs it's time for an eye exam!

If your vision has changed recently or if you’re bothered by dry, itchy, or burning eyes, it’s time to see the eye doctor for what could be a sight-saving eye exam. Early treatment of eye conditions heads off more serious problems.

Jan 18th, 2019
Ways to Reduce Eye Strain from Technology

Staring at a computer screen most of the day can take its toll on your eyes. Eye strain from technology can lead to blurry vision, headaches, and difficulty concentrating. Learn how to relieve and prevent eye strain so you can have a productive day.

Oct 18th, 2018
8 Foods That Can Improve Your Eyesight

Eating a healthy diet can help you manage your weight and prevent cardiovascular disease and diabetes. It can also save your eyesight. Learn the top eight foods that can boost your eye health and prevent age-related vision decline.

Nov 10th, 2018
Why Glaucoma Screenings are Important

Glaucoma can rob you of your vision without warning. There’s no cure for glaucoma, and once the damage to your sight is done, it can’t be reversed. But you can reduce your risk for developing it and can prevent it from getting worse. Find out how.

Aug 19th, 2018
How to Keep Your Eyes Infection-Free

Are your eyes red and irritated? You may have dirt in them, or something worse. Learn about the most common eye infections and how to keep you and your family eye infection-free.

Jul 9th, 2018
7 Ways to Take Good Care of Your Contact Lenses

Wearing contacts is a great and safe way to correct your vision while making you more confident about your appearance. But not caring for them properly can lead to an eye infection or worse. Learn seven simple ways to care for your contact lenses.

Jun 21st, 2018
The Benefits of Wearing Sunglasses All Summer Long

Have you ever forgotten your sunglasses when going out and spent the whole afternoon squinting or shielding your eyes? Sunglasses aren’t just a convenience; they’re also an important accessory for your eye health.

May 22nd, 2018
Four Reasons to Get an Eye Exam This Year

Almost half of American adults haven’t had a comprehensive eye exam within the last two years. But even if you don’t wear glasses, we can give you four major reasons why you shouldn’t miss your eye exam this year.

Apr 10th, 2018
Tips for Preventing Eye Infections From Contact Lenses

About 45 million Americans wear contact lenses to correct a vision problem. Read on to learn how wearing them as recommended, taking care of them properly, and replacing them when necessary can help you can avoid contact-related eye infections.

Apr 4th, 2018
6 Tips for Battling Dry Eye

Every time you blink you’re nourishing and protecting your eyes with your tears. If you have dry eye, however, your eyes lose this valuable protection and nourishment, leaving them dry, gritty, and vulnerable to bacteria.

Mar 22nd, 2018
Six Tips for Great Eye Health as You Age

How you make your way in the world largely depends on how well you see the world. Giving your eyes a little TLC and support as you grow older goes a long way toward helping you navigate life with ease. Here are six tips for great eye health.

Jan 9th, 2018
How to Choose the Right Frames for Your Face

It’s virtually impossible to walk down any busy street without seeing someone who’s wearing a pair of glasses. In fact, more than 11 million Americans over the age of 12 need some vision correction, and for many people, eyeglasses are an easy and efficient

Jan 2nd, 2018