How Often Should You Update Your Eyeglass Prescription?

How Often Should You Update Your Eyeglass Prescription?

Eyeglasses and contact lenses help people with visual acuity problems see clearly. Many people stick with their glasses because they can still see great while wearing them. However, just because your pair gives you a clear vision does not mean that it does not need...
Are Contact Lenses Suitable for Your Children?

Are Contact Lenses Suitable for Your Children?

After your child gets an eye exam, you know if they need vision correction. It’s a common question among parents if their kids can start wearing contact lenses. When it comes to children wearing contacts, maturity weighs more than age. Keep on reading to find out if...
What’s In a Contact Lens Prescription?

What’s In a Contact Lens Prescription?

Just like eyeglasses, your contact lenses are considered a medical device. As such, you will need a prescription before you can buy or use one. Even Plano or contact lenses used only for color and cosmetic purposes must be fitted correctly and prescribed by a...

How to Choose the Right Eye Safety Gear for Sports

Around 90 percent of sports-related eye injuries could be prevented by wearing proper safety eyewear. The American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) has recommended specific types of eye gear for different sports. These include safety goggles and eye guards...