Category Archives: UV protective sunglasses

Do Sunglasses lenses wear out?

  When our patients come in to our office, we want to make sure we practice preventive eye care in their yearly comprehensive eye exam, so people don’t outlive their vision.  The age old saying “carrots are good for your … Continue reading

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Shade Your Eyes from UV Rays

With the summer months now upon us, we’re naturally thinking of ways to protect ourselves from the usual summer dangers – sunburn, bug bites, poison ivy and others. But, what we may not be thinking about is protecting our eyes. … Continue reading

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Why do I buy the latest cheap sunglasses?

I find that when I go shopping that when I want to compliment an outfit, I see the latest pickup sunglasses in the store.  Which ones look cool on me and are inexpensive?  I call them cheap sunglasses because I lose them.  … Continue reading

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Dr. Johnson do you recommend polarized lenses for sunglasses or tinted lenses?

I personally wear polarized lenses. They cut more glare and are clearer to see through on sunny and cloudy days. The blue wavelength of visible light is the most permanently damaging to our vision and causes the most glare. We … Continue reading

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UV gauging App for your IPhone!!

The Vision Council has just launched a free suitcase-packing iPhone app and campaign website. The goal of the campaign is to educate men, women and families about the harmful effects of UV exposure and to ensure consumers wear sunglasses, or … Continue reading

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One In Three Adults Unaware Of Eye Health Risks Of Too Much Sun Exposure!!

In a USA Today article, it was reported that wearing a hat and protecting eyes “from harmful UV rays” is as much a part of sun protection as slathering on sunscreen. “A 2009 survey by the American Optometric Association found … Continue reading

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Whether its Cloudy or Sunny!

Make sure you wear prescription sunglasses preferably in a polarized sunglass lens to increase contrast. These help prevent skin cancers if they cover around your face enough. This also prevents macular degeneration and cataracts because of the UV protection in … Continue reading

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