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October 31, 2018

I Can See Clearly Now the Night Is Gone: Top 10 Signs You Have Bad Night Vision

Trouble seeing at night means decreased safety on the road once the sun is down. Unfortunately, bad night vision is a real and concerning problem in optometry. Many don’t realize night blindness is not normal. In fact, it can be caused by several seemingly unrelated medical conditions, like diabetes. Do you suspect you have bad night vision? Read our list […]
September 19, 2018
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5 Reasons to Get an Eye Exam, Even if Your Vision is Fine

Ah, the dreaded eye exam. The idea of some stranger poking around your sensitive eyeballs is too much for some people to handle. And who wants to stumble around with impaired, dilated eyes all afternoon? We’ll tell you who. People who don’t want to go blind, have a heart attack or die of leukemia when it can easily be prevented. […]
August 9, 2018
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Monthly vs Daily Contact Lenses: Which Is Better for You?

Did you know that 61 percent of the population wear either glasses or contact lenses at least sometimes? Many people are increasingly switching from glasses to contact lenses. Nowadays, over 45 million Americans wear contact lenses, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But if you want to switch to contact lenses, it’s difficult to decide which is […]
July 19, 2018
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What Happens When You Sleep in Contacts?

Are you one of the more than 30 million Americans who wear contact lenses? If so, are you changing them on a regular basis? Or, are you guilty of falling asleep while wearing them? Lots of people sleep in their contact lenses and are concerned about the effect this practice can have on their eye health. Is this actually a […]