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August 30, 2019

SEPTEMBER IS HEALTHY AGING MONTH!

No matter how we try to fight it – or deny it! – we keep taking more trips around the sun! Aging is a fact of […]
August 27, 2019

DON’T CRY OVER DRY EYE!

So many things change as we take each trip around the sun. From infancy to adolescence to middle age to the last hurrah, our bodies are […]
June 22, 2019

FIREWORKS SAFETY MONTH

These days, it seems like fireworks are being used to celebrate everything from birthdays to New Year’s Eve. Those of us of a “certain age” remember […]
June 8, 2019

JUNE IS CATARACT AWARENESS MONTH

There are many conditions that can lead to low-vision problems and, sometimes, blindness. Conditions such as glaucoma, macular degeneration and retinitis pigmentosa can steal your sight […]
May 27, 2019

“…AND WE’RE WEARING SUNGLASSES…”

So. Now we know what ultraviolet radiation can do to our eyes. What do we do to stop the destruction? Well, many face lotions and make-up […]
May 15, 2019

MAY IS ULTRAVIOLET AWARENESS MONTH!

We’ve all heard of it. Some of us kind of know what it is. Most of us know what it does… at least to our skin. […]
March 19, 2019

WHAT’S THAT MEAN??

Many of us speak multiple languages. The most common of which include Spanish, French and, in South Florida, Portuguese! Some of us speak a language that […]
February 28, 2019

EYE EXAM? CONTACT LENS EXAM?

What’s the difference? The answer is… There really isn’t a “difference”, so to speak. You have to get the eye exam in order to go to […]
February 3, 2019

FEBRUARY IS AGE-RELATED MACULAR DEGENERATION AWARENESS MONTH

Medical science is a wonderful thing! It has made it possible for us to recover from, and lead a normal life after contracting, illnesses and conditions […]