Category: Eye Health

Enter To Win a “Glamping” Getaway!

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Update: This promotion is now closed. Sharper Image® TechShield is Sending One Family on a $15,000 “Glamping” Getaway If you’re like most people, you spend the majority of your day with your eyes fixed on a screen. Let’s face it, we live in a digital world. Computers, tablets, and smartphones give us a level of Read More »

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Protect Your Eyes this 4th of July

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July 4, 2016, marks the 240th anniversary of the day in 1776 that the U.S. Declaration of Independence was adopted by the Continental Congress. Every year, we put out our red, white, and blue and celebrate with parades, barbecues, and sweet apple pie. After a day of fun, nighttime settles in, and the colorful fireworks Read More »

June – Men’s Health Month

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Did you know June is National Men’s Health Month? And this is Men’s Health Week which means it’s time for the wearing of the blue this pre-Father’s Day Friday, June 17th. Sporting blue means you’re showing support for the Wear BLUE® awareness campaign created by the Men’s Health Network (MHN) whose mission it is to Read More »

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Win a trip to Maui with sunsync light-reactive lenses!

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Are you in the mood for change? How about a change of scenery? A free trip to Maui might do the trick. For a limited time, when you say hello to sunsync® light-reactive lenses, you could win a spectacular five night Maui getaway for two, including round-trip airfare.* Combining indoor clarity with outdoor comfort in one stylish package, Read More »

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Take Steps to Prevent Diabetes this World Health Day

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World Health Day 2016 is focused on increasing awareness of diabetes, the massive costs to society associated with the disease and the consistent increase with those impacted by it. Today cases of diabetes have quadrupled since 1980 and unfortunately the pace shows no indication of slowing down. In simple terms diabetes is a disease that Read More »

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Grapes: Good for Your Eyes

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Next time you’re indulging with a few glasses of wine, tell yourself you’re doing it in the name of healthy vision.  A new study is revealing grapes may improve your eye health. The University of Miami and Bascom Palmer Eye Institute lead the study and it shows when you consume grapes, they strengthen the retinal Read More »

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6 Ways to Soothe Seasonal Allergies

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As winter shifts to spring and flowers, grasses and trees begin to bloom, all those beautiful sights your eyes take in are countered for many people by the scourge that is seasonal allergies. These allergies are brought on by a marked increase in the pollen and allergens in the air. While seasonal allergies are generally Read More »

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What do your arms have to do with digital eye strain?

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In today’s world, we are surrounded by digital devices. From smartphones, to tablets, to computer monitors and television screens, our eyes are constantly fixed on screens that emit high-energy blue light. Have you ever wondered which of these devices may be most harmful to your eyes? In the video below, VSP optometrist Gary Morgan explains Read More »

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