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How do EnChroma Glasses work?

How do EnChroma Glasses work?

People who are color blind may go through their lives not quite understanding the perception of color. While they may be able to distinguish an array of shades, they will not be able to see specific colors. EnChroma Glasses are a union of color vision science and optical technology. They

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What is the PuriLens System?

What is the PuriLens System?

There are many contact lens cleaning products and systems on the market today. Which is the best? Dr. Teles recommends the Purilens System because it is chemical free, therefore will not cause allergic reactions, dry eye, or irritation. It is safe for any age, simple to use, and

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Patented GUNNAR Technology

Patented GUNNAR Technology

Are you experiencing Digital Eye Strain? The world is interconnected through a digital network in which the majority of humans are now spending most of their day in front of a monitor or gazing at the screens on their hand-held device. Peering into this artificial blue light

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5 Reasons You Should Have Prescription Sunglasses

5 Reasons You Should Have Prescription Sunglasses

If you have worn glasses for years, you may understand the frustration of squinting in the sun or experiencing difficulty when exercising or participating in sports during a bright day. It is possible that you have been considering prescription sunglasses for years, but were not sure if

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Remedies for Allergy Eyes

Remedies for Allergy Eyes

Every year as the seasons change, when Spring arrives and plants and trees begin to awaken from their winter slumber. With this comes high levels of pollen, mold, dust or other irritants. The same hold true as the leaves fall in Autumn. It is allergy season. The American

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Prescription Sports Protective Eyewear

Prescription Sports Protective Eyewear

If you or your child plays sports, you probably are outfitted with all the protective body gear you need. But have you given thought to protective sports eyewear? Any sport in which balls, racquets or flying objects are used, poses a potential for eye injury. These types

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Learn About the Zeal HD2 Goggles

Learn About the Zeal HD2 Goggles

Ride. Record. Share. The selfie revolution has hit a new level, and Zeal’s HD2 Goggles are a most seamless way to capture and share your adventures. Unlike other adventure recording cameras, these goggles are simple to set up and use, they are a less obtrusive, plus allow

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Protecting Your Eyes in Winter

Protecting Your Eyes in Winter

  During winter months you cover your hands and face, but what about protecting your eyes in winter? You may not even realize that everyday activities can damage your eyes during the winter months. You dress warmly, cover your hands and face but your eyes are left

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Does my child need glasses?

Does my child need glasses?

Children may not even realize that their vision is blurry so the question of whether or not they need glasses is a tricky subject. There are specific behaviors your child may be unconsciously exhibiting which are indicators it could be time to see the optometrist. Does my

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Signs of Eye Problems in Children

Signs of Eye Problems in Children

When Take Your Child to the Eye Doctor Many parents aren’t sure when to go or what the signs are for eye problems in children. The guide below discusses what signs may indicate they need to see an optometrist. It also reviews when to go and how frequently your

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