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What is Perfect Vision?

It’s generally assumed that “20/20” is perfect vision, but what does this mean? Visual acuity is the term used to describe the sharpness of your vision. When doctors do a visual acuity test, they have you view something (usually the Snellen eye chart of letters) from a standard distance and tell them what you see. One of...
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Building a Fan Base for Sports Eyewear

Professional basketball player LeBron James was wearing protective eyewear when the Cleveland Cavaliers played against the Washington Wizards last year. He had injured his eye, incurring a corneal abrasion, in a previous game. What started as a great example to athletes everywhere turned into a missed opportunity for a new level of safety when James...
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How to Clean Your Eyeglasses

If eye care professionals cringe when they see you clean your eyeglasses, and your lenses don’t last long before they are scratched, then it’s probably time to update your eyeglass cleaning habits! To make sure your lenses stay clear and crisp as long as possible, follow these lens cleaning instructions. 1. First, wash your hands and dry...
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Reduce Exposure to Blue Light, Inside and Out

Risks of blue light exposure have become a topic of discussion in recent years. More eyecare professionals and scientists are studying the effects of blue light to assess the effects of relying on blue light for so much of our lighting. It’s hard to say for sure how much added blue light exposure may lead...
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