Eye Health

 
We all know that vision is important, but we rarely think about how complex our eyes actually are. We've put resources together to help you learn more about eyes, vision, and eye health.
 

December 17, 2018
Mather Vision Group explains common eye care misconceptions and helps people practice healthy eye care habits.

Eight Common Eye Care Misconceptions

Has anyone ever told you that reading in dim lighting damages your eyesight? Or, that your eyes can get weaker if you wear prescription lenses? These are just two examples of common eye care misconceptions that are still prevalent today.
December 6, 2018
Wearing sunglasses in the winter reduces glare, protects your eyes from the wind, reduces eye strain, and more.

Four Reasons Why You Should Wear Sunglasses in the Winter

It’s natural to associate sunglasses with the beach, road trips, and summer in general. And, we don’t see as much of the sun during winter, so it’s easy to forget that your eyes are still susceptible to damage during the colder months.
October 11, 2018
Eye doctor discusses ways for college students to protect their eyes!

Five Ways for College Students to Protect Their Eyes

College students have a lot on their mind. Between classes, exams, group projects, clubs, and late night studying—health concerns can go by the wayside in order to keep up with their fast-paced environment. Students get too little sleep, snack on unhealthy brain food, and don’t always make time for daily […]
September 2, 2018
Check out these tips from Mather Vision on how to choose your next eye frame color!

How to Choose Your Next Eye Frame Color

Yes! It’s time to pick out a new pair of eyeglasses, and you love looking at all the new styles and options that are available. From shape, style, and lenses to colors, there are endless possibilities that can quickly become overwhelming when it comes to actually picking out a frame […]
July 26, 2018
Learn if prescription sunglasses are worth the price, and see if they’re right for you!

Are prescription sunglasses worth the price?

It’s every glasses-wearer’s eternal struggle: How can you keep your eyes protected from the sun if you’re out and about while wearing your frames? It’s not as simple as just putting on shades when your regular glasses are in the way. Some solutions to this problem have been to wear […]