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Vision insurance plans work a little differently than health insurance plans, as they don’t often have co-insurance or different levels of coverage. The amount of coverage can vary depending on your policy, so understanding your plan will help you get the most out of...read more
Protect Your Eyes as You Age With These Tips Nowadays, you have to be more diligent to protect your eyes as you age. Degenerating eyesight related to the normal aging process can sneak up on you: You might suddenly find yourself holding your cellphone farther away to...read more
Eye protection is more important than ever in the age of device screens. Computers have made life more convenient in many ways, but looking at a screen all day can be hard on your eyes. You may feel like your eyes are tired after a long day, or you might get headaches...read more
Glaucoma is often known as the “sneak thief of sight” — everyone has at least some risk of getting it, its symptoms are often unnoticed and it can cause partial or full blindness. A study by the Eye Diseases Prevalence Research Group estimates that more than three...read more
Your eye is designed to keep foreign objects out: Lashes guard it, tears wash away specks of dust and sensitivity lets you know that sticking things in it can be painful. So how do you get past your fear of contacts and used to inserting lenses? Lots of practice. Even...read more
Buying glasses means more choices than just the frames. The evolution of lenses has made it possible to add many new features that improve your vision and comfort. “Glasses today have become so much more than a medical device,” says Kari St. Louis, a certified...read more