Sunglasses: Frequently Asked Questions

What exactly are UV rays?          Ultraviolet rays are rays located beyond the visible spectrum. UV rays are categorized into three types: UVA, UVB, and UVC. UVA: Most common throughout the year. These rays pass through glass so the can be harmful both indoors and outdoors. UVB: The most dangerous type of […]

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Living Well With Low Vision

What is Low Vision?           When you have low vision, eyeglasses, contact lenses, medicine, or surgery may not help. Activities like reading, shopping, cooking, writing, and watching TV may be hard to do.           In fact, millions of Americans lose some of their sight every year. While vision […]

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Discovering Common Dry Eye Symptoms

          Dry eye symptoms are often a result of insufficient tear production, or tear films that evaporate too quickly. This condition, which can be chronic, can affect anyone but is prevalent among women and the elderly.           Dry eye causes and risk factors can vary, too. Some […]

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Astigmatism

Astigmatism What causes astigmatism? How is astigmatism diagnosed? How is astigmatism treated?           Astigmatism is a common vision condition that causes blurred vision. It occurs when the cornea (the clear front cover of the eye) is irregularly shaped or sometimes because of the curvature of the lens inside the eye.      […]

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