UV Safety Facts to Consider Before Heading Outdoors

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When most parents think about protecting their children from the sun, they often focus on using sunscreen to prevent skin damage and sunburn. However, UV rays are just as dangerous to the eyes, especially in children who have less developed lenses. The following facts about UV safety and other tips by Parents will help you keep you kids’ eyes andRead more…

Easy Ways to Safeguard Your Children’s Eyes

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If you start paying attention to your children’s eye safety now rather than later, you’ll increase their chance of having healthy eyes going into adulthood. Here are a few simple ways you can take care of your family’s eye health. Wear Proper Sports Eyewear Kids playing sports should use eyewear even when it’s not a required piece of equipment. For activities,Read more…

Eye Healthy Thanksgiving Dishes for Kids

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This Thanksgiving, show your family how much they mean to you by preparing a meal beneficial to their eye health. The task is easier than you may think — there are plenty of foods that are rich in the nutrients that regulate eye function, promote healthy eyesight, and stave off conditions that could lead toRead more…

How to Alleviate Dry Eye Symptoms This Winter

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Cold temperatures outdoors combined with dry, heated air indoors can lead to considerable discomfort for many people during the winter. Known as Dry Eye Syndrome, symptoms of the condition are not limited to dryness in the eyes but extend to pain, blurred vision, a scratching or burning sensation, and excessive tearing as the eyes tryRead more…

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month!

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Complications caused by diabetes is the number one cause of blindness in Americans. To raise awareness for this disease, November has been established as American Diabetes Awareness Month by the American Diabetes Association. With diabetes affecting at least one in every 400 children in the United States, it’s important to be aware of the potential effects of diabetes to yourRead more…