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Allergy Season: Glasses or Contact Lenses?

Some people experience allergies all-year-round and others only have them seasonally. The season can vary from person-to-person but a lot experience theirs when the seasons change. Allergies can develop or even disappear from year-to-year. Having allergies feels like having an intense cold. Often, people with allergies have symptoms such as a runny nose, sneezing, sore…

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Signs Your Child May Need Glasses

Imagine you’re a kid. You have no clue why people wear glasses. You have no clue that there are people who can see everything perfectly clear. All the while you are living in a fuzzy world, unable to read signs on the road or see the television clearly from the couch. You think this is…

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Prescription Sunglasses vs. Transition Lenses

If you wear vision correcting glasses and are outside on a sunny day, it can be pretty hard to see. You’re left with choosing to see clearly by wearing your glasses, or not having to squint at the sun by wearing sunglasses. However, there are solutions to this problem. While clip-on sunglasses may seem like…

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How to Clean Your Contact Lenses

Unlike eyeglasses, contact lenses touch your eye, so it’s very important to keep them sanitized at all times. If you wear contacts, you may have heard that some contact lenses can be re-worn for up to a month before replacing them for a new pair. These types of lenses are sought after because they are…

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Avoid Foggy Glasses While Wearing A Mask

Imagine the scenario: you take your mask out, put it on, breathe out, and — your glasses lenses immediately fog up. And this happens every time you breathe. If you wear glasses, you likely experience foggy lenses while wearing a mask. But, there are ways to prevent this from happening, so you can see clearly…

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How To Choose Glasses For Your Face Shape

Eyeglasses and Face Shape Certain styles of clothing may flatter your body more than other styles, and the same is true for eyeglasses. There are many frame styles to choose from, whether you’re shopping for sunglasses or prescription glasses. In both cases, finding frames that highlight your best facial features and balance your face shape…

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Is It Bad To Rub Your Eyes?

When you’re tired, stressed, or frustrated, you may find yourself rubbing your eyes. Doing so may relieve symptoms like dryness and itching, but this temporary relief may bring about eye damage in the long run. In this post, we’ll discuss the negative effects of eye rubbing, and what you can do to break this habit….

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What Is Computer Vision Syndrome?

Computer Vision Syndrome Summary Prolonged screen time, whether on a TV, computer, smartphone, e-reader, tablet, or other screen-based device, can lead to an eye condition known as Computer Vision Syndrome, or Digital Eye Strain. Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS) includes a variety of symptoms that you may not realize are linked to your screen time. In…

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Eye Health And COVID-19

Many Americans are taking a closer look at their personal hygiene habits amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and this might just change our behavior for the better once daily life gets back to normal. In today’s blog post, we’re bringing you some important eye care tips that overlap with current guidelines for maintaining your health and…

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Screen Time And COVID-19

With the abrupt increase in professional and personal time spent online due to stay-at-home orders amid the COVID-19 pandemic, you may not even notice how much screen time you’re racking up. In today’s blog post, we’re looking into all of the ways screen time has increased for much of the population of the United States….

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