School is just around the corner and we wanted to share this little great find for packing allergy free lunches for your child. Check out these nutritious and FUN packed menu items. This should keep lunchtime for the upcoming school year something to look forward to!
Staring Directly at the Sun is HARMFUL to Your Eyes
On Aug. 21, a total solar eclipse, where the moon completely covers the sun, will be visible in the U.S. from Oregon to South Carolina. It’s the first total solar eclipse that can be seen coast to coast and only from the continental U.S.
Check out our trendy eye wear in our optical shop to help make your child feel confidently cool – both in and out of the classroom.
With 80 percent of learning coming through the eyes, this back-to-school season, it’s more important than ever to make sure kids are equipped with the correct eyewear for their unique vision needs.
You don’t need to be a fashion expert to find eyeglass frames that look great on you. Eyeconic makes finding the right frames simple. Use the following four tips to find the frames that work best for your style.
Is your face round, oval, square, diamond or heart-shaped? The shape of your face will help you determine which frames enhance your look.
Your eyes are an important part of your health. Most people rely on their eyes to see and make sense of the world around them. But some eye diseases can lead to loss of vision, so it is important to identify and treat eye diseases as early as possible.
Several thousand people suffer from eye injuries inflicted by fireworks each year in the US. Many cases have been known to cause permanent eye damage and a lifetime of impaired vision. The most severe cases have resulted in blindness.
Our goal at Dedham Ophthalmic Consultants and Surgeons is to ensure that our friends and family members enjoy a SAFE and happy 4th of July Holiday.
1. Wear Sunglasses with Ultraviolet Protection
It is pretty obvious, sunglasses are the NUMBER ONE source for effective eye protection against the sun. We protect our skin from the harmful ultraviolet radiation (UVR), so why not the eyes too?
The BEST way to protect your eyes from UVR exposure is to purchase and consistently wear sunglasses with 100-percent protection against both UVA and UVB rays.
Suns out. Shades on.
Prescription and non-prescription sunglasses, far from being just a fashion statement or finishing touch accessory, are a necessary tool for the health of your eyes. Sunglasses should really be worn year-round to protect your eyes from UV rays and eye strain from excessive light, and to avoid the complications that can arise from these issues.
Cataracts are a very common reason people lose vision, but they can be treated. At Dedham Ophthalmic Consultants and Surgeons, we thought a little Cataract-101 would help people to understand the risks of getting cataracts, symptoms to look for, and methods used for the treatment of cataracts.
For starters, EVERYONE is at risk of getting cataracts.
Staring at your computer screen, smartphone or other digital devices for long periods won’t cause permanent eye damage, but your eyes may feel dry and tired.
March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month! If a day at the office leaves your eyes dry, red and irritated, try these eye ergonomics tips to make them more comfortable.