Long Eyelashes May be Short on Protection

          The eyes are an important part of the human body. One of the first things we often notice about other people is their eyes. As we make eye contact with other people, our eyes communicate in ways that our words cannot.           Sometimes our eyes are accentuated by the little hairs that line our […]

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February is Low Vision Awareness Month

      February is Low Vision Awareness Month, and there is no better time to protect one of your most important senses – your eyesight. Learning about the causes and risk factors related to low vision and scheduling a screening for yourself or a loved one is the key to protecting your sight as […]

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Winter Eye Health

       The winter weather can be particularly harsh on your eyes and presents new and different reasons to protect them. Here are some of the ways winter can affect your vision, or exacerbate an eye condition, and tips for prevention. Winter sun        Snow and ice are reflective, so the sun’s […]

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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 […]

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