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Preventing Eye Injuries in Sports

This month we want to share an article from our very own Dr. Ricky Russell on the importance of protecting your eyes during sporting events!

What is the second most cause of visual impairment in the U.S.?  Traumatic eye injuries from sporting activities.  Each year, nearly 400,000 eye injuries

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Back to School Time Can Mean Pink Eye

Our friend Dr. William Ashford from Eye Group of Mississippi has shared some words of wisdom with us about Back to School time.  Read on...

Summer time is almost over and school begins soon. Late summer and early fall are the peak season for  conjunctivitis or "pink eye". There are two types of

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Preventing eye injuries from Airsoft guns

A recent Stanford University Study, highlighted in the Wall Street Journal, states that the number of children who have sustained injuries from “airsoft” guns has grown more than 500% since 2012. The study’s co-author Douglas Frederick goes on to say, “These results demonstrate that air guns can

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Mom, Why Do I Need to Wear My Sunglasses??

In this month's post, we want to highlight an article written by Dr. Elizabeth Mitchell from Eye Group about the importance of sunglasses for kids.

My husband and I made an interesting observation the other day.  Sitting in a circle of parents watching our 5 year old daughters pretend to learn the

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Spring & Summer Trends for 2015

No matter where you spend your time this summer, your eyewear says a lot about you!  Whether it’s in the board room or under an umbrella in the sand, there is no denying the fact your eyewear will provide a lasting first impression for everyone you meet.  You want to stand out and make a

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