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Download and share a great infographic from The Vision Council! #NationalSunglassesDay
Posted on 26 June 2016 | 11:58 am
Oh joy! Summer has officially started, so protect your kids' eyes with good-quality sunglasses.
Posted on 21 June 2016 | 9:30 am
Unfortunately, these kids may be at risk for vision problems.
Posted on 17 June 2016 | 2:00 pm
Many parents with vision insurance don't get eye exams for themselves or their kids.
Posted on 15 June 2016 | 2:00 pm
Want your kids to do well in school this year? Get their eyes tested and give them a head start on good vision.
Posted on 12 June 2016 | 11:48 am
Fun app from an NBA star may help improve visual processing speed.
Posted on 8 June 2016 | 10:45 am
Learn what happens to pilots' eyes when a laser device is aimed at an airliner cockpit.
Posted on 3 June 2016 | 11:10 am
Australia, Ireland and other countries have plain-packaging laws now. Who will be next?
Posted on 30 May 2016 | 1:30 pm
Strabismus: A new symptom of computer vision syndrome in children?
Posted on 26 May 2016 | 8:25 am
Our Eyes Are Important, says this National Eye Institute infographic. Spanish version, too.
Posted on 23 May 2016 | 9:50 am
Learn about cataracts, how they blur your vision, and how they are removed.
Posted on 18 May 2016 | 11:30 am
Protect your eyes from harmful UV rays! Check the UV levels before heading outside.
Posted on 14 May 2016 | 11:10 am
Tip no. 4: Wear protective eyewear. (See more eye health tips...)
Posted on 11 May 2016 | 2:10 pm
Did you know? Keeping your appearance consistent helps your infant recognize and interact with you.
Posted on 7 May 2016 | 11:11 am
How to choose the right sunglasses, UV risks to eyes, myths vs. facts - it's all here!
Posted on 6 May 2016 | 12:45 pm
A chalazion is not a huge deal, but if you get them often, prevention is possible.
Posted on 2 May 2016 | 1:00 pm
People with blue eyes probably have a common ancestor. Find out when he or she lived.
Posted on 27 April 2016 | 4:15 pm
Quite a few people have heterochromia, including celebrities like Mila Kunis and Alice Eve.
Posted on 23 April 2016 | 3:45 pm
It's 4/20! Important reminder on this unofficial cannabis holiday: Marijuana Does Not Treat Glaucoma.
Despite popular belief, weed is NOT a substitute for glaucoma meds. Learn the facts.
Posted on 20 April 2016 | 11:10 am
It's supposed to help with sleep problems. But does it really do anything?
Posted on 16 April 2016 | 1:17 pm
Did you know that using your shirttail or sleeve to clean your eyeglasses can scratch your lenses?
Posted on 11 April 2016 | 12:30 pm
These tips can help you fight against itchy, red eyes and survive allergy season.
Posted on 7 April 2016 | 1:07 pm
Could green-tinted sunglasses help your golf game? Here's how to find the perfect lens tint.
Posted on 5 April 2016 | 10:07 am
Eye doctors use color blind tests to determine if you have a color vision deficiency. Learn more.
Posted on 31 March 2016 | 5:38 pm
A diet that includes plenty of fruits and vegetables may reduce your risk of cataracts later in life.
Posted on 29 March 2016 | 6:38 pm
Learn more about colored contact lenses and get tips for selecting the right color.
Posted on 25 March 2016 | 3:38 pm
If your eyeglass lenses look scratched, you may need to clean them differently. Here are great tips!
How to clean your glasses properly [slideshow]. Also: Can lens scratches be removed?
Posted on 23 March 2016 | 12:30 pm
One eye drop won't work for all eye symptoms. Learn about the different kinds available.
Posted on 20 March 2016 | 1:17 pm
Study found naturally occurring stem cells in the eye helped babies with congenital cataracts see clearly.
New cataract surgery technique enables infant eyes to grow their own replacement lens.
Posted on 16 March 2016 | 4:17 pm
Shocking new statistic: An estimated 108 million people live with visual impairment that is actually correctable.
New study says access to eyewear and eye care can reduce the burden of vision loss in developing countries.
Posted on 11 March 2016 | 2:30 pm
If meibomian gland dysfunction is causing your dry eyes, you may need more than OTC eye drops. Learn more.
Your eye doctor has treatments for MGD, so if you have dry eyes, make an appointment!
Posted on 7 March 2016 | 9:42 am
Is 20/20 the best eyesight that humans can have? Thoughts on visual acuity and how it can be improved.
Posted on 3 March 2016 | 9:40 am
Myopia is growing from 23 percent to a projected 50 percent of the population. Here's why.
Posted on 27 February 2016 | 12:12 pm
Protecting your eyesight is one of the most important things you can do to maintain your quality of life.
Posted on 22 February 2016 | 1:05 pm
Zika virus is now thought to cause retinal lesions in addition to microcephaly. Learn how to protect your family.
Vision-threatening retinal damage has been found in Zika-affected newborns.
Posted on 17 February 2016 | 12:15 pm
Stop eye drop wastage! If you have a hard time putting drops in your eyes, here are some great tips.
Don't let those eye drops run down your face! Learn the best way to apply them.
Posted on 10 February 2016 | 10:50 am
Flaxseed oil and fish oil may help improve dry eyes. But which is better?
Posted on 4 February 2016 | 10:42 am
Insurance data reveals the six groups most likely to have the cornea-thinning disease keratoconus. Are you at risk?
Being Latino is one risk factor. Having asthma is another.
Posted on 29 January 2016 | 3:16 pm
A substance found in kale, spinach and other leafy greens may protect you from glaucoma. Learn about a recent study.
One and a half cups of leafy greens per day seems to lower glaucoma risk.
Posted on 27 January 2016 | 10:02 am
Ditch the itch! Don't rub those itchy eyes - that can make them worse. Instead, see your eye care practitioner.
Your eye care practitioner can find the cause of your itchy eyes and prescribe the best treatment.
Posted on 22 January 2016 | 10:00 am
Protecting your eyes from sunlight is important even in winter! Here's why you don't want to be snowblind.
Posted on 20 January 2016 | 12:20 pm
You've heard a lot about blue light from digital devices. Can it harm our eyes? Here's what we know.
7 key points about blue light.
Posted on 15 January 2016 | 10:00 am
Glaucoma News: If you have glaucoma, you may want to revise your yoga routine.
Posted on 12 January 2016 | 9:22 am
Can you guess how many hours a day people are using digital devices? This new report on digital eye strain will make you think.
The Vision Council released a surprising new report on digital eye strain.
Posted on 7 January 2016 | 10:48 am
On-the-sidelines eye-tracking test may detect concussion faster than ever. (Watch the video for details.)
Athletes in rough sports are at risk for concussion. Eye-tracking can determine quickly if they need to leave the game.
Posted on 4 January 2016 | 10:55 am
Aging of Eyes Is Blamed for Range of Health Woes
by LAURIE TARKAN | NY Times | February 20, 2012
A Bully Finds a Pulpit on the Web
by DAVID SEGAL | NY Times | November 28, 2010
Recipes for Health
Eyeglasses a new fashion essential?
By ADAM TSCHORN | Los Angeles Times | April 29, 2012