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.

March 7, 2019
These eye safety tips for the pool can protect you from irritation and eye damage.

Spring Break Focus: Eye Safety Tips for the Pool

The weather is warming up, and spring break is here! As you travel to the hottest vacation spots, a dip in the pool can provide fun for the whole family. But the sun and water can pose threats to your eye health. Fortunately, there are a few easy things you […]
January 21, 2019
Mather Vision Group offers tips and tricks for getting kids to wear glasses.

Getting Kids to Wear Glasses: Five Ways to Make Glasses Cool

Does your child need to wear glasses but refuse to put them on? Having to wear glasses can be a tough adjustment for anyone, especially kids. Fighting about what’s best for them is never any fun, but you don’t have to do it the hard way. Here are a few […]
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 […]
July 11, 2018
Learn five ways to protect your eyes from the sun this summer!

Five Ways to Protect Your Eyes from the Sun this Summer

Summer is FINALLY here! That means pool time, play time, vacation time, barbecues, and fun in the sun! We love to spend time outside and enjoy the wonderful weather, but are you doing everything you can to protect your and your loved ones’ eyes from the sun? It’s common knowledge […]
June 20, 2018
Frequent headaches, blurry vision, squinting, and eye fatigue are all signs it’s time to update your eye prescription.

Five Signs It’s Time to Update Your Eye Prescription

How long have you had your glasses? One year? Two years? It may seem like your glasses are still working perfectly to correct your vision, but they probably aren’t. As we age, our eyes continue to change. Prescriptions that are over a year old have a chance of not matching […]
May 9, 2018
Spending more than two hours looking at a screen can cause digital eye strain.

Digital Eye Strain: What You Need to Know

Whether you like it or not, we live in an age where technology impacts every aspect of our lives. You probably start off every morning by turning off your digital alarm clock or snoozing your phone alarm. You might work in an industry that requires you to work on a […]