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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.

How Can Contacts Protect Your Eyes from UV Radiation?

How Can Contacts Protect Your Eyes from UV Radiation?

You probably know about the damage the sun's ultraviolet (UV) radiation can do to your skin. But do you know about the damage UV radiation does to the eye? Some contact lenses offer additional protection from UV. Discover the hidden benefits of wearing contact lenses here.

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.