Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month: Get the Facts

age related macular degeneration

Did you know that February is Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness Month? Age-Related Macular degeneration is a leading cause of vision loss in adults over 60 and affects over a million Americans. In this blog post, we will discuss the causes of macular degeneration, its symptoms, and how it is treated. We will also provide tips […]

Healthy Vision Month – May 2021 | Optometrists

From young to old, May is Healthy Vision Month! What specials are you running to get more people into your store? Taking care of your eyes is a priority, as you already know. But do you patients know how important it is to get an annual eye exam? Do they know to have a comprehensive […]

Vision Impairment in the United States

Vision Impairment in the United States could more than double in the next 30 years. As baby boomers age, the visually impaired and blind could more than double. According to several resources, approximately 12 million Americans suffer from some vision problem. We also know the leading causes of blindness and vision impairment in the United […]

Why Opticians Should “Up Sell” Sunglasses

We’ve all heard the myth, “You only need to wear sunglasses in the summer.” This couldn’t be farther from the truth! Our eyes are one of the most delicate things on our bodies. Wearing sunglasses helps protect our eyes from damaging ultraviolet (UV) rays of the sun. It doesn’t matter if the sun is shining […]