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Work At A Computer All Day? Here's How to Take Care Of Your Eyes

Work At A Computer All Day? Here's How to Take Care Of Your Eyes

If your work involves heavy computer use, you may notice eye trouble. You’re not alone—at least 50 percent of those who work in front of a computer report eye issues, but the number may be closer to 90 percent.  If you’re having trouble with your eyes, check your screen use. If your symptoms don’t go away, or if you need more information, contact our office to make an appointment.

How People With Bad Eyesight See The World Illustrated In 29 Oil Paintings

How People With Bad Eyesight See The World Illustrated In 29 Oil Paintings

Have you ever wondered how people with specific eye errors see the world? Philip Barlow, a Cape Town-based artist, has created a series of paintings that vividly shows the struggle of those who have myopia or nearsightedness, the most common refractive error of the eye.

Boost Your Spectacle Appeal with the 2019 Burberry Collection

Boost Your Spectacle Appeal with the 2019 Burberry Collection

Come visit us to try out our all new 2019 Burberry frame collection to match your style and outfit this season. Coming on the heels of the Burberry “family” holiday commercial—seen through Juno Calypso’s slightly surreal filter—Tisci reiterated his original mantra about the brand being for mother and daughter, father and son.

Double Your Lenses for Free at Sunshine Optometry Through Dec 31 2018

Double Your Lenses for Free at Sunshine Optometry Through Dec 31 2018

For a limited time, double your lenses for free when you purchase THE ULTIMATE LENS PACKAGE and a second pair of frames. Customers can double their lenses by purchasing the Essilor Ultimate Lens Package, benefiting from three innovative technologies in one lens, and getting a second pair of qualifying lenses that is of equal or lesser value at no cost with any frame purchase at Sunshine Optometry. See article for more details.

School-Aged Vision & Learning Related Vision Problems

School-Aged Vision & Learning Related Vision Problems

It has been estimated that as much as 80% of the learning a child does occurs through his or her eyes. Reading, writing and using computers are among the visual tasks students perform daily. If any of these visual skills are lacking or not functioning properly, a child will have to work harder. This can lead to headaches, fatigue and other eyestrain problems. Parents and teachers need to be alert for these symptoms that may indicate a child has a vision problem.

September is Sports Eye Injury Prevention Awareness Month

September is Sports Eye Injury Prevention Awareness Month

Shin guards for soccer. Shoulder pads for football. Batting helmets for baseball and softball. Almost every sport has its own unique protective gear. But most participants in sports forget to protect one of the most important parts of the body: the eyes.

Limited Time Offer: The Hottest Deal Ever. Free Sunglasses!

Limited Time Offer: The Hottest Deal Ever. Free Sunglasses!

Are you unsure whether to get contacts or glasses this year? At Sunshine Optometry, we want to make the choice a little bit easier for you. From now until October 31, 2018, Any one (1) year supply of soft contact lens purchase qualifies for a free pair of select sunglasses.* See details. Restrictions Apply.

Why Do Glasses Have a Prop 65 Warning in California?

Why Do Glasses Have a Prop 65 Warning in California?

BpA as many of you know, is found almost everywhere – food containers, compact discs and DVDs, bicycle helmets and electronic equipment. At your optometrist’s office, it’s found in trace amounts in some plastic eyeglass frames and in polycarbonate, a very common lens used in eyeglasses. With only trace amounts of BpA detected in a polycarbonate lens and plastic eye wear frame, how much exposure are you really getting? Read more about what your lenses are made from.

Step Into Spring with Fysh UK Eyewear

Step Into Spring with Fysh UK Eyewear

The 2018 sunwear collection cleverly mixes the latest eyewear trends with the use of bright colours, unique patterns and innovative design elements. Exclusive acetates, metal detailing and hues reflecting the Pantone trends for the season highlight the new collection. Whether it is a cat eye or a sleek aviator, every style ensures an eye-catching look that is as glamorous as the confident woman who wears it.

10 Reasons To Avoid Cheap Glasses

10 Reasons To Avoid Cheap Glasses

Have you considered purchasing cheap glasses online? Or maybe you've been tempted to buy cheap sunglasses at a mall kiosk...or cheap reading glasses at a discount store? Here are some great reasons why you should invest in quality eye wear and avoid cheap imitations.

Tech Gone Bad? The Return of Snake Oil Sales Tactics & Online Eye Tests!

Tech Gone Bad? The Return of Snake Oil Sales Tactics & Online Eye Tests!

Some companies are using apps as a smokescreen to mislead consumers and undermine very basic quality care standards. An online eye test has the potential to miss critical, underlying health problems. Read more to find out how these companies are doing more harm than good. Read more here.