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How Do You Get Rid of Digital Eye Strain?

Can you remember the last time you went a full day without looking at a screen? From your computer to your cellphone to your tablet or e-reader, chances are your everyday life is propelled by digital devices. In fact, the average American worker spends seven hours a day on the computer—that’s a lot of screen […]
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How to Take Care of Your Scleral Lenses

Caring for your scleral lenses  Congratulations on your new scleral contact lenses! Now that you have your lenses, you’re probably wondering how to best take care of them. Cleaning and caring for your scleral lenses is an important daily eye care task. Following the correct maintenance and handling procedures for scleral lenses will allow for […]
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Why Should You Have Regular Eye Exams?

Eye health: clear vision is just one piece of the puzzle Eye health is a vital component of our overall health. Recent research published by the American Optometric Association shows that nearly all Americans agree with this statement, recognizing that eye health is on par with heart health. However, half of those surveyed also believe […]
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What Are The Most Common Eye Problems?

The prevalence of vision problems Vision problems affect billions of people all over the world. In the United States alone, 20 million people have some kind of vision impairment. Of these, 6 million have vision loss, and 1 million are clinically blind. At Beyond Vision Center, we want our patients to be on the look-out […]
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How Effective Is Vision Therapy for Adults?

Having 20/20 vision, which is the benchmark for perfectly clear, sharp vision, is often equated with eye health. However, visual acuity is just one aspect of proper eye function. Other essential visual skills are learned. In the past, it was widely accepted that if learned aspects of vision were neglected in childhood, they could not […]
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How Do I Prepare For An Optometrist Appointment?

If you’re getting ready for an optometrist appointment, you may be wondering what you can do to ensure your visit goes as smoothly as possible. Preparing beforehand and knowing what to expect during your appointment can ease the eye exam process and help your optometrist provide the best eye care. Collect information for your optometrist […]
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How Long Does It Take for Vision Therapy to Work?

What is vision therapy? Here at Beyond Vision Center optometry, we’re pleased to offer vision therapy care services to both our adult and child patients. Vision therapy involves an individualized regimen of visual exercises that help to improve the connection between the brain and the eyes.  What to expect during vision therapy sessions As with […]
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