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Back-to-school Vision Tips

By | 2017-08-04T15:26:27+00:00 08/7/2017|

With school just around the corner, your child’s annual eye exam should be a priority. Vision is one of the most important factors in learning and development. Nearly 80% of a child’s learning is acquired through his or her visual system1, making it the cornerstone for a successful school year. Studies show that one in [...]

Interesting Vision Facts About Animals

By | 2017-07-07T10:12:03+00:00 07/10/2017|

While humans have adapted to eye problems by means of glasses and eye care, we aren’t the only ones that have succeeded in developing interesting ways to beat natural selection. Nature is full of interesting creatures that flourished in their habitats due to some sort of visual prowess. However, for every creature that has succeeded [...]

Vision Risks Vary by Ethnic and Genetic Backgrounds

By | 2017-06-02T11:49:01+00:00 04/24/2017|

Vision problems can affect all of us, with age and gender being just two factors. Did you know that different ethnicities can also play an important role? Research suggests that some ethnic backgrounds are subject to an increased risk of vision problems compared to others. […]