Solar Eclipse

A guide to solar eclipse safety for your eyes

March 25, 2024

A solar eclipse is one of nature’s most awe-inspiring events, and one is occurring on April 8th.  Some parts of the country (Mexico, Texas, Maine, and eastern Canada) will see a total solar eclipse; the last time that happened in the USA was in 2017. The rest of North America will be able to enjoy […]

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Workplace Wellness

How to protect your eyes from digital eye strain at work

March 11, 2024

Many of us spend the bulk of our working day looking at screens – laptops, tablets, cellphones, particularly now that so many meetings happen on video conferencing platforms.  Don’t get us wrong, digital technology has revolutionized the world of work, but it also comes with its downsides.  As this month is Workplace Eye Wellness Month, […]

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Tomato Glasses

Tomato Glasses – Stylish, Durable, Kid Approved

February 26, 2024

Getting the right pair of glasses for your child is a tricky business. While the lenses are undoubtedly the most important element of the glasses, they aren’t much use if they sit at home or in the bottom of a school bag, unworn. Several brands manufacture kid’s frames, but Tomato Glasses is one that really […]

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Age-related macular degeneration

A Closer Look At Age-Related Macular Degeneration Prevention

February 12, 2024

Age-related macular degeneration (ARMD) is one of the leading causes of vision loss in people over the age of 65.  What Is ARMD? The eye has many components.  The central vision area is called the macula. The macula is 250 microns (one-quarter of a millimeter) thick and 5mm wide.  Our central vision and color vision […]

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Maui Jim polarized sunglasses

Discover the vibrance of Maui Jim polarized sunglasses

January 22, 2024

Can you wear sunglasses in the winter? Absolutely!  We’re here to shine a frosty spotlight on the importance of UV eye protection, even during the winter months. We’ll dive deep into why Maui Jim polarized sunglasses are vital in safeguarding your vision’s health throughout the cold season. The radiance of Maui Jim Image credit: Maui […]

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Understanding age-related vision changes

January 8, 2024

For most of us, aging brings wisdom and maturity, but, as it turns out, it also leads to age-related vision changes. For an adult over the age of 40, you’ve probably had moments where you hold your phone farther away to read, squint to see clearly or adjust the lighting to read small print menus […]

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