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Beware! Halloween Contact lenses are Dangerous!

Beware! Halloween is this Friday and as many parents and kids prepare their costumes for Trick or Treat, it is important to point out the dangers posed by some costume accessories. Many people purchase decorative contact lenses to complete their … Continue reading

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Summer and Protective eyewear!

Some kids thinks its cool from sports figures to wear athletic eyewear when playing baseball, soccer, basketball and many other outdoor activities.  After the “being cool” wears off the parents sometimes have to force/nag the kids to wear what they … Continue reading

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Summer and Protective eyewear!

Some kids thinks its cool from sports figures to wear athletic eyewear when playing baseball, soccer, basketball and many other outdoor activities.  After the “being cool” wears off the parents sometimes have to force/nag the kids to wear what they … 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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Retina-Damaging Green Laser Pointers Easy To Get Online

Eye doctors around the world are warning that recent cases of teenagers who suffered eye damage while playing with high-powered green laser pointers are likely to be just the first of many. The laser “pointers, which have also been implicated … Continue reading

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