An Air Bag Left This Imprint on an Eye!

As the photo shows, if your air bag deploys, you might want to blink! Source: All About Vision

The Sun and Your Eyes: What You Should Know

At what time of day are your eyes most likely to get sun damage? This brochure answers questions about UV exposure and your eyes. Source: All […]

How to Choose the Best Lenses for Your Glasses

Time for new glasses? This article explains various lens materials and coatings, to help you work with the optician to get your best pair ever! Source: […]

How Wealthy Is the Nation? (Don’t Look at GDP for the Answer)

One measure of a nation’s wealth relates to the eyes. Can you guess what it is? Source: All About Vision

Eye Safety News: Fireworks Sword Recalled, Says CPSC

This handheld device has been reported to explode while in use; imagine what it could do to the eyes of your loved ones! Source: All About […]

What Causes Myopia? Is Your Child at Risk?

Heredity is likely a factor in nearsightedness, but researchers are discovering that lifestyle may also play a role. Source: All About Vision

A Lifetime of UV Protection [infographic by The Vision Council]

In honor of National Sunglasses Day, Jefe the dog is protecting his eyes from harmful UV rays. Are you? Source: All About Vision

Glaucoma News: Can You Reduce High Eye Pressure by Sleeping a Certain Way?

In an interesting study, researchers compared eye pressure in people sleeping flat with that of people sleeping on wedge-shaped pillows. Source: All About Vision

Eye News: Braille Phone Debuts in UK

Phone with Braille buttons provides instant communication for partially sighted or blind people. Source: All About Vision

New Vision Council Report: How UV Light Harms the Eyes

This 2014 report includes a list of U.S. cities most vulnerable to UV radiation, with tips on choosing the best sunglasses to protect your eyes. Source: […]

Sleep Apnea Linked with Glaucoma

Do you have sleep apnea? Evidence is growing that it is a risk factor for the eye disease glaucoma. Source: All About Vision

The Most Common Difficulties for People with Low Vision

What would be your biggest problem if your vision deteriorated? Here’s what people with partial sight said in a survey. Source: All About Vision

Cataract News: Cataract Surgery Lowers Risk of Falls, Says Study

It stands to reason: with better vision your risk of taking a tumble decreases significantly. Source: All About Vision