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Eyeglass Lenses

Progressive Lenses: Common Problems

Shortly after the age of 40, the eyes begin to lose their elasticity, resulting in a decreased ability to focus on close-up objects. Also referred to as "no-line" bifocals, progressive lenses offer an array of benefits to those struggling with close-up vision, including the elimination of the hard lines traditionally found on bifocals.

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Children's Vision

Digital Eye Strain in Children and Teens

Digital eye strain is a phenomenon that comes about from overuse of digital screens, placing a strain on the eyes and leading to future vision problems. One study has found that children who use technology more often are more likely to need glasses for vision correction than their peers.

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Sunglasses

Prescription Sunglasses or Photochromic Lenses?

Even after you've decided to invest in a pair of shades, however, there is an important decision to make: should you buy prescription sunglasses or photochromic lenses? Both types have certain benefits, but they have differences that make them suited to different lifestyles as well. Understanding the pros and cons of each is vital before making a purchase.

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Sunglasses

The Essential 6 Sun Safety Tips

The sun gives off unseen rays of ultraviolet (UV) light that are made of high-energy wavelengths. Too much UV exposure not only causes irritable sunburns, but also causes premature aging of the skin, eye issues, a weaker immune system, and contributes to skin cancers.

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Life Hacks

The Essential 7 Tips to Improve Sleep

Sleep plays a large role in the overall health of the human body. The recommended number of hours of sleep a night varies with different factors such as pregnancy, sleep deprivation, and sleep quality, but is mainly associated with age.

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Life Hacks

The Essential 10 Tips For Travelling

Air travel can be a stressful experience, but being prepared ahead of time can provide a bit of welcomed comfort. Some packable items are important for specific trips, while others are essentials that should always make the packing list no matter where you are going, how long your flight is, or how long you'll be gone. Here are the top ten travel essentials to bring on every flight.

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