Fireworks Eye Safety & Cataract Awareness Month

          “Fireworks Eye Safety & Cataract Awareness Month”.  In this article we are going to address cataract awareness.  As you may already know, a cataract is a clouding of the eye’s lens that affects vision.           Fireworks have been a traditional part of Independence Day celebrations for years, […]

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Poolside Eye Safety

          Whether it is the sea, the sand, the sun or the softball field, summer brings people outside and this creates exposure to a multitude of potential dangers to the eyes.            One risk that is possibly the least obvious is the swimming pool. Swimming pools are […]

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Tips to Teach Children About Eye Safety

          It is important to teach your children about eye health and safety from a young age.  This includes awareness about how your overall health habits affect your eyes and vision as well as how to keep your eyes safe from injury and infection.  Starting off with good eye habits at […]

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May is Healthy Vision Month

          In 2003, the National Eye Institute established May as Healthy Vision Month. During this annual observance, Americans are encouraged to make their eye health a priority and learn how to keep their eyes healthy and safe. Why is Healthy Vision Month important? Healthy Vision Month is important because more than […]

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