Besides measuring vision, regular eye exams can help identify early signs of certain chronic health conditions, including high blood pressure, diabetes, heart disease and high cholesterol.
Regardless of your current vision, scheduling an annual exam is important. Find out what an annual eye exam can detect and why it’s necessary by watching this short video.
New Years resolutions can sometimes feel defeating so why not try to create one that’s easy to maintain? Getting an annual eye exam can be one of the best resolutions you’ve ever made.
Cold winter days wreak havoc on our eyes. If yours are feeling a little more like sandpaper these days, it may be time to get an eye exam. Find out symptoms of dry eyes and ways to help treat them.
Did you know that you can develop temporary blindness from the snow? Check out this infographic to learn about other crazy effects the winter can have on your eyes.
From burning your eyes in the winter to freezing your corneas, these posters explain all the hazards ahead.
Vitamin D, a compound unlocked by the power of sunshine, also possesses healthful benefits for the eyes. Learn how to harness the power of this essential vitamin.
More than 8 out of 10 U.S. adults need vision correction.
Interested in switching up your look with new eyewear? Find out why choosing the right type of eyewear for you is more important than just looking good.
60% of people spend more than 6 hours a day in front of digital devices
Being in front of a computer all day or staring at your smartphone can take a toll on your eyes. Find out ways to protect your eyes from the harmful effects of digital devices.
Just how important are sunglasses? Get an inside scoop into why they’re more than just a fashion accessory.
Sunglasses have evolved from pre-historic flattened ivory to fashion forward frames that help define your style. Take a walk through the history of sunglasses to see how their transformation.
Sun can damage your eyes without the right protection. Find out just how important it is to protect your eyes from the sun all year long.
Ever wonder what your vision benefits really mean? Read about common terminology to make sure you’re getting the most out of your benefits.
Take the following quiz to find out how well your vision knowledge matches up with the facts.
The peak of summer is essential for eye care. Match your actions to this checklist and make sure you’re protecting your eyes the right way.
Back to school season is the perfect time to make sure your child’s eyesight is ready to tackle the new year. Find out why it’s important to take your child to get an annual eye exam.
Use this interactive tool to find out what your child’s actions may be saying about how they see.
Find out why an eye exam is a must for back to school preparations.
1 in 4 school children have vision problems
There are many hints that can reveal if your powers of observation are fading. Read and share this article to learn the top 10 things to look for to determine if you may need glasses.
Don’t forget to enroll in your EyeMed vision plan! Wondering why you should? Check out these helpful resources with everything you need to know.
Eye exams are important regardless of how well you can see. Be sure to enroll in your EyeMed vision benefits to maintain healthy eyes.
Diabetes is the leading cause of blindness in ages 20-74
An annual eye exam could lead to early detection of diseases like glaucoma that, if gone unnoticed, can lead to irreversible vision loss. Find out more about glaucoma and preventing it in this article.
Are you blind as a bat? Can you see as sharply as an eagle? Find out what type of animal your vision mirrors in this interactive quiz.
October is blindness awareness month. Did you know that 80% of visual impairment can be avoided or cured? Get an eye exam today to avoid undetected eye diseases.
If you’re a diabetic you have a greater risk for eye complications. Find out what diseases can be detected early by getting an annual eye exam.
Have you ever wondered what the world around you would look like if you had macular degeneration or cataracts? Take a look at this vision simulator to see how you would view the world with various eye
Don’t let your world turn upside down from eye diseases. View these posters to learn about common vision ailments that can be avoided or detected early.
From sport-specific lenses to those correcting color deficiencies, new technology is designed to illuminate the world around you. By filtering light you shouldn’t see and boosting light you should, eye tech is taking shape like never before.
Check back in November for 2018’s top vision innovations!