Injecting Eyeballs To Give Night Vision?

This is a scary thought… injecting your eyeballs with Chlorin e6 to give night vision? I don’t want anyone messing with my sight… each to their own! In “people becoming superhuman” news, a small independent research group has figured out how to give humans night vision, allowing them to see over 50 meters in the […]

Nine Out of 10 Employees Admit Visual Disturbances Are Impacting Work

Shedding a Light on Vision Problems in the Workplace: Nine Out of 10 Employees Admit Visual Disturbances Are Negatively Impacting Their Quality of Work Transitions Optical Research Reveals Indoor/Outdoor Light Is a Top Complaint, yet Few Employees Are Taking Steps to Address the Issue PINELLAS PARK, Fla.Feb, 2015 – Nine out of 10 employees say […]

Learning About Computer Eyeglasses

You’ve heard of reading glasses, maybe even driving glasses, but how about computer glasses? Many of us spend eight hours a day, if not more, staring at a computer screen, so it really does makes sense to have glasses dedicated to the job. Watching too much TV may give you square eyes, but sitting at […]

How to Prevent Eye Damage from Computers, iPhones, iPads and Mobile Devices

Vision is the sense most heavily relied on by modern, technological society. Hearing may come in as a close second, but even without a sense of hearing, we could still navigate most electronics. Without our eyes, that becomes a laborious task. But what, exactly, are the screens we look at so much, doing to our […]

Prevent Blindness Warns Increased Screen Time in the Workplace Can Cause Vision Problems

CHICAGO (Feb. 2015) – Computers, tablets and smartphones are necessary devices in many workplaces today. With the increase in screen time, at work or leisure, the risk of digital eye strain also increases. According to a recent report from The Vision Council more than 60 percent of adults spend five or more hours on digital […]

Be Eye and Toy Safe This Holiday Season

CHICAGO (Dec, 2014) – Holiday shopping is already in full swing with most stores and online retailers.  And, the National Retail Federation forecasts sales in November and December to increase 4.1 percent from last year to $616.9 billion.  To help consumers, Prevent Blindness, the nation’s oldest non-profit eye health and safety group, is providing tips […]

Sight Saving Sunday: Visualizing Eye Health

World Sight Day is in October of every year. In a survey over 5,000 people stated that loss of sight is a primary concern for many. Interestingly enough, we wonder if they book an annual eye exam. Did you know that that 80% of blindness in the world is preventable?