No one wants to find out that their vision is declining, but there are some signs you just can’t ignore. Here’s how to know if you need glasses or contacts. According to The Vision Council research, nearly 3 out of every 4 adults in the U.S. wear some type of vision correction. That’s 188.7 million Americans. About 159.2 million American adults wear prescription glasses while 22-25 million adolescents under 18 wear glasses. The number of people who wear corrective eyewear continues to rise: From 2014 to 2015, the number of
5 Smart Hacks to Save on the Cost of Lenses and Glasses If you have need contact lenses or glasses, you know that it’s not cheap. Here are five super-smart hacks to help you cut the cost of lenses and glasses so you can see for less. Eyeglasses and contacts can be a significant expense, especially if you’ve got to buy them for more than one person in your family. Even the price tag on kids’ glasses can be shocking. And since there is little you can do once it’s
If you are a contact lens wearer and live in Cape Coral, finding the right contacts can be tricky. Sure, there are tons of options, but living along the coast means that your options are more limited. Contacts are easily irritated when swimming in salty waters and can quickly become dried out with so much salt permeating the air. This is why it is important to do some research on Cape Coral contact lenses before purchasing a year’s worth of contacts. To get you started, here are the 3 main
Hearing aids can make a life-changing difference to the hearing impaired. But how do hearing aids work? We take a closer look at the technology. The tiny miracles known as hearing aids help improve a wide range of hearing impairments. With an aging population, failing eyesight and hearing issues are common health problems. Private retailers and the VA combined to sell almost 3.65 million hearing aids in 2016. From a small amount of hearing loss to greater hearing difficulties, today’s hearing aid technology helps just about anyone suffering from hearing
Finding the best contact lens brand shouldn’t be overwhelming and confusing. Use this guide to help you understand which brand will suit you best. An estimated 45 million Americans wear contact lenses on a regular basis. What’s the best contact lens brand for you? One that makes lenses that fit and are comfortable. Read on to learn what measurements and features impact the comfort of contact lenses and how you can choose the right brand for you. Base Curve The best contact lenses for you will be ones that have
15 Ways to Keep Cool in the Summer Heat We always seem to forget just how hot the summer months are until it’s the middle of July and we wake up in a pool of our own sweat. Here are some easy ways to keep cool this summer so you don’t suffer through the rest of the season. The summer heat waves continue to impact almost every state in the country. Staying safe while battling the high temps can be a constant struggle from June until the end of August.