More than 2,000 Americans sustain eye injuries while at the workplace every year, with nearly a million experiencing vision loss to a certain degree because of work-related eye injuries. With all these factors considered, it is important that eye safety measures are observed in the workplace. As we observe Workplace Eye Wellness Month this March, Progressive Eyecare, your provider of quality eyeglasses and other eye care services, discusses common workplace eye injuries and basic first aid measures, and shares some tips on preventing eye trauma while at work. Continue reading “Keeping Your Eyes Safe in the Workplace”
Having clear, sharp eyesight plays an important role in your overall health and quality of life. After all, most of the basic activities we carry out each and every day require vision. That’s why you and your loved ones must take steps to safeguard your visual health throughout your life. In today’s post, the local eye care specialists of Progressive Eyecare share important tips to help you achieve a lifetime of clear, healthy vision.
There are many considerations to take into account when it comes to deciding whether or not to wear contact lenses. First, the eye doctor needs to figure out if the patient is a good candidate for contact lenses, because certain eye conditions can make wearing them uncomfortable. The patient needs to figure out if their lifestyle permits them to wear contact lenses and, if so, which contact lenses are best for them.
Contact lenses offer improved visual clarity, comfort and convenience, making them a popular vision correction option. In fact, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has reported that approximately 40 million Americans wear contact lenses to improve their vision.
Poor eyesight compromises your ability to carry out your everyday tasks, reducing your quality of life. In today’s post, Progressive Eyecare’s optometrist in North Las Vegas, NV, recommends four reliable ways to maintain your visual health.