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Contact Lens Health Week – August 22-26

August 19, 2016 |

In an effort to raise awareness and to promote healthy contact lens habits, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has designated next week, Aug 22-26, to be Contact Lens Health Week. Many of us utilize contact lenses on … Read More

Can I Protect My Eyes From Computer Use?

July 17, 2015 |

In today’s world, we are surrounded by computers and smart devices everywhere we turn. Most of us utilize these devices on a daily basis. Some of us use them in excess, whether for work, study, or when playing games. So, … Read More

A Vision to Give

May 8, 2015 |

Who would have thought that one mission trip could supercharge a giving attitude? My parents are very charitable people. There isn’t a charity to which my parents don’t donate, even if it’s just $10. My grandparents were very charitable as … Read More

Newest Contact Lenses on the Market

April 24, 2015 |

Are you always looking ahead for the newest and best products on the market? At Optix Family Eyecare, we strive to provide unparalleled comprehensive eye care, including contact lens examinations, using the latest technologies available. Our practice offers a wide … Read More

Is Your iPad Keeping You Up At Night

April 20, 2015 |

Everyone has a biological clock that controls their sleep patterns.  The clock is activated by visual cues that send a message from the eye to the brain to stay awake or go to sleep.There is a chemical in the body, … Read More

A Vision For Investment In Your Future

March 20, 2015 |

What do all of the following have in common? 1. Participating in a 401K 2. Investing in an IRA 3. Employer sponsored profit sharing or a pension plan? 4. Life Insurance 5. Disability insurance 6. Any insurance…….. 7. Sunglasses 8. … Read More

Should Kids Wear Sunglasses?

March 13, 2015 |

It is especially important for children and kids to wear sunglasses when they are outdoors for a prolonged period of time.

Why should kids wear sunglasses?

Children need sunglasses even more than adults because the skin around their eyes is … Read More

Onions: The Real Tear-Jerker

January 30, 2015 |

Ever wonder why we start crying when chopping up onions?

Cells, which are irritating to the eye, are released from the vegetable when an onion is cut into. Onions are part of a plant family (same as garlic and chives) … Read More

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