Tag Archives: vision health

3 Things to Know About the Leading Cause of Vision Loss

In the United States, cataracts are the leading cause of vision loss. Though cataracts are a common condition, maybe you have a parent, grandparent or close friend that has had surgery, our familiarity shouldn’t take away from the importance of … Continue reading

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Encourage Your Dad to Pick Up These Habits for Eye Health

Since Father’s Day is this Sunday and June is designated Men’s Health Month, we’re going to focus on some healthy vision habits for men. These habits are recommended for everyone, of course, but we can encourage our fathers, sons, brothers, … Continue reading

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7 Warning Signs Your Child Has a Vision Problem

Signs of vision problems in children can go undetected. Children, since they don’t have a comparison, will not always be able to tell that something is wrong with their vision. They’ll think the color or degree of clarity is normal. … Continue reading

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The Sun’s So Bright, You Gotta Wear Shades

Wearing sunglasses is one of the coolest ways to maintain your vision health. It’s such a good idea, the National Eye Institute (NIH) included wearing sunglasses as one of their five recommendations for Healthy Vision Month, along with getting a … Continue reading

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5 Recommendations for Healthy Vision Month

Sight could be one of the five senses that we take for granted the most. The National Eye Institute (NIH) says more than 23 million Americans (age 18 and older) have never had an eye exam. That is why Healthy … Continue reading

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Be Aware: Stress from the perspective of your oral and vision health

We talk about it, hear about it and complain about it. The phrase “I’m stressed out” has become so overused, we may even dismiss it. Despite the abundant information and worn out terms, the harm stress can cause is worthy … Continue reading

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Take in the scenery for National Walking Day

I was fortunate enough to get out for a hike, recently. And the whole time, I couldn’t stop smiling. The scenery lifted my spirits and encouraged me to keep going, despite the burning muscles in my legs. With the blooming … Continue reading

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