JINS Eyewear Launches JINS Screen Night

JINS Eyewear announced the launch of JINS SCREEN NIGHT, new glasses designed to protect the eyes from prolonged use of digital devices. These glasses filter out blue light and may help improve the quality of sleep. JINS SCREEN NIGHT is for those who spend late nights surfing and texting on a tablet or phone. It […]

April Is Sjogren Awareness Month

Sjogren’s syndrome is a form of autoimmune disease where your body defense mechanism (immune system) attacks the organs that produce moisture. The most common symptoms are dry eye and dry mouth. Sjogren’s syndrome related dry eyes are often severe, results in eye ulcers, corneal abrasion,  Some people with Sjögren’s syndrome also have other autoimmune disorders, […]

April Is Women’s Eye Health And Safety Month

CHICAGO (March, 2016) – Data from the Prevent Blindness study, “The Future of Vision: Forecasting the Prevalence and Costs of Vision Problems,” found that women make up the majority of the 4.4 million Americans age 40 and older who are visually impaired or blind.  Prevent Blindness has designated April as Women’s Eye Health and Safety […]

Blepharitis And Eye Make Up: Do’s And Don’ts

Wearing make-up to enhance beauty dates back to ancient times.  Many of the eye make up consisted of  of toxic mixtures such as copper, belladonna, nitric acid, lead ore, mercury, bird droppings and even burnt matchsticks.   Cosmetics have come a long way since then, but without proper use, they can still greatly affect the […]

Wiley X Gets Behind Workplace Eye Wellness Month

March 2016 Campaign Seeks to Increase Focus on Awareness and Prevention of On-The-Job Eye Injuries OFFERS ITS INNOVATIVE NEW WORKSIGHT™ LINE FOR WORK AND LEISURE WEAR  According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are more than 20,000 workplace eye injuries each year in America, often requiring one or more missed workdays for recovery.  […]

Prevent Blindness x Bausch+Lomb For MacularDegeneration Month

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – From Valentine’s Day to American Heart Health Month, February is traditionally the most heart-driven month of the year. This February, Bausch + Lomb is partnering with Prevent Blindness preventblindness.org, the nation’s oldest volunteer eye health and safety organization, dedicated to fighting blindness and saving sight, to encourage the public to give vision […]

Autologous Serum Drops for Chronic Dry Eye Treatment

Autologous serum has been used as an eye drop to treat severe chronic dry eye treatments for a long time.  We will be discuss some of the pros, cons and precautions with using autologous serum drops as dry eye treatment. Autologous serum is prepared from one’s own blood, which is more compatible with one’s own […]