Half of U.S. Parents Skip Back-To-School Eye Exams for Kids

Posted on September 6th, 2017 A new survey by VSP Vision Care and You.gov found that 50.1% of parents in the United States overlook a back-to-school eye exam for their school-age children. Although 76% stated that sight is the most important sense and 80% of parents...

Blue Light

Posted on March 28th, 2017. Americans stare at digital screens. A LOT. We also live and work under CFL lightbulbs and spend time outside in sunlight. All of these are sources of high-energy visible light, or blue light. So what is blue light exactly? It is a part of...

What is Low Vision?

Posted on Feburary 15th, 2017. Low vision should not be confused with blindness. Low vision is a condition that cannot be made clear by ordinary eyeglasses, contact lenses, or intraocular lens transplants. Sometimes low vision involves a lack of acuity, meaning that...