Category Archives: Vision Information

The difference between an ophthalmologist, an optometrist and an optician

If you know the difference between the three vision care professionals, it will help when you go to your next comprehensive eye exam. Ophthalmologists, optometrists and opticians all provide eye care services, but the levels of training and expertise are … Continue reading

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How Your Dental and Vision Benefits Do More For Your Overall Health

This February, to partake in the awareness of American Heart Month, we’d like to show how your dental and vision benefits provide an unexpected way to detect issues with your heart and your overall health. Your eyes and mouth can … Continue reading

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3 Reasons to Add Vision Benefits

Your oral and vision health are strongly linked to your overall health. The idea of preventive care applies to your health care, but also your vision care. And, as you grow older, and with the new hazards of our digital … Continue reading

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How to Properly (or Improperly) Clean Your Eyeglasses

Lately, you started wearing glasses a bit more often or maybe all the time. You found a fantastic pair of frames, and road signs are clear again! Whether you are new to the joys of wearing glasses or a seasoned … Continue reading

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How to Save Your Vision with the Right Eye Care Routine

Did you know your eyes can detect about 10 million unique colors? Or that your eyeballs stay the same size from birth to death? Or that they’re composed of more than 2 million working parts? As fascinating as they are, … Continue reading

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Technology in a Bad Light: The Risks of Digital Eye Strain

Most of us can’t imagine a day without technology. Some of us may sit in front of a computer for eight hours at work. Then we might come home and turn on the TV. Throughout the day, perhaps we keep … Continue reading

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The Eyelash of the Beholder: How Lashes Play a Vital Role for Your Eyes

Did you know your eyelashes have glands? Or that you might have mites on your eyelashes? Some interesting facts about eyelashes include: Eyelashes fall out daily. Sometimes, as many as five drop in one day. You have more eyelashes on … Continue reading

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