Category: Eye Health

Keeping an Eye on Diabetes this World Diabetes Day

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Today on Google you’ll see a Google Doodle that commemorates what would have been the 125th Birthday of Sir Frederick Banting, who discovered that diabetes could be treated with insulin, a discovery that has saved millions of lives. November 14th is also World Diabetes Day which is led by the International Diabetes Federation  to bring about Read More »

Four Reasons To Check Out Premier

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Finding the right eye care provider is important to your eye health and overall wellness. All VSP doctors are independently certified and meet the highest possible credentialing requirements in vision care. So why visit a Premier Program location? When you go to a VSP provider who participates in the Premier Program, you’ll find those extra touches Read More »

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Can Eye Exercises Reduce Blind Spots?

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  Many people exercise to keep their bodies in shape, but have you ever thought about doing the same for your eyes? According to a recent study published in Current Biology, you can reduce your blind spot through training and exercise. What is the blind spot? Everyone has a natural blind spot, but most don’t Read More »

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Wearable Tech Breaks New Ground with Level™ Frames

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Meet Level™, the next generation of sensor-enabled eyewear produced by our innovation lab, The Shop. Formerly known as Project Genesis, the prototype is the first wearable from a healthcare company to seamlessly integrate health-tracking technology in the temple of an optical frame. One year after announcing a partnership with the University of Southern California’s Center for Body Read More »

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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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