eye health month

May is Eye Health Month

May is Eye Health Month, so check out Three simple tips to keep your eyes healthy all year long! Eye Health Month Tips Tip #1  Stop Smoking! Smoking makes you more likely to get cataracts, damage to your optic nerve, and macular degeneration, among other medical problems. Kick the habit! If y...
children's vision summit

Children’s Vision Summit

The American Optometry Association (AOA) has been holding a virtual emergency children’s vision summit to discuss Covid-19 and the impact it has had on the increased screen time for children. WHAT The conversation at the virtual AOA Emergency Children’s Vision Summit on March 24 was so rich tha...
eye safety and sports

Eye Safety and Sports

Accidents can happen anytime but the risks of eye injuries and vision loss during sports and sporting events is higher than average. Learn more about eye safety and sports here! Prevention and Treatment Regular eye glasses do not offer proper protection so be sure to choose the appropriate eye pr...
eye injuries at work

Eye Injuries at Work

Eye Injuries at Work The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) reports every day approximately 2,000 U.S. workers sustain job-related eye injuries requiring medical treatment. Safety experts and eye doctors know that the right eye protection can and will lessen the severit...
eye safety protection

Eye Safety Protection at Work

Eye Safety Protection Each day over 2000 people receive medical treatment for eye injuries at work. Learn more about eye safety protection at work! Think about that for a moment. Now, about one third of the injuries are treated in emergency rooms, and over one hundred of these incidents result at...