Protect Your Eyes from the Summer Sun

Summer is arguably the best time of year to get outside and soak up some sun. Between lounging on the beach, traveling through Europe, or hiking in Acadia National Park, it’s more than just your skin that is exposed to the sun. While you can’t put sunscreen on your eyes, there are a number of […]

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Anti-reflective coating: See better and look better

          Anti-reflective coating (also called “AR coating” or “anti-glare  coating”) improves vision, reduces eye strain and makes your eyeglasses look more attractive.           These benefits are due to the ability of AR coating to virtually eliminate reflections from the front and back surfaces of your eyeglass lenses.   […]

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Eye Injuries From Fireworks Have Nearly Doubled

          Fireworks injuries cause approximately 10,000 visits to the emergency department each year, most of them involve children who suffer thousands of eye injuries. Although the most disabling injuries occur with illegal firecrackers, most injuries are caused by legal fireworks parents buy for their children, such as sparklers, firecrackers, bottle rockets, […]

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