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The Future of Faster, Cheaper, More Convenient Eye Exams

The Future of Faster, Cheaper, More Convenient Eye Exams

Life can quickly get busy and before you know it, you barely have time to take a shower or eat lunch. So why would you ever have time to get your eyes checked? Many people think that if they can see well enough to function, then an eye exam is more optional than it is […]

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Your Eyes Seem Healthy, But You Should Still Get Them Checked

Your Eyes Seem Healthy, But You Should Still Get Them Checked

Do you get your eyes checked annually? Once every two years, maybe? No, not even then? Do you remember the last time you even went in for an eye exam?! The answer to the last question for the most of us is unfortunately no. A common misconception about eye health is that if there isn’t […]

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Your Eyes Might Need Therapy

Your Eyes Might Need Therapy

When it comes to correcting vision, we’re largely used to thinking in terms of glasses, contacts, or even surgery. However, some problems may need a slightly different technique. A growing movement of optometrists have begun to extensively dabble in vision training – a branch of alternative medicine that includes eye exercise and tailored eye exams. […]

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Do You Have Good Twilight Vision?

Do You Have Good Twilight Vision?

Read the title again and take some to think about it, it’s a pretty important question. As we’ve discussed on the RYV blog before, good vision can be a hard thing to define. It’s entirely possible to have 20/20 vision and still have some serious practical visual difficulties. Nowhere is this more apparent than with […]

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How Sharp Are Your Eyes? Try These Fun Vision Tests

How Sharp Are Your Eyes? Try These Fun Vision Tests

Seriously, how good is your vision? Ready to put your answer to the test? You can find an internet test for just about everything these days. Ever wondered what your Briggs-Meyer personality type was? There’s a test for that. And if that’s not interesting, you can wander over to another corner of the internet to […]

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Get Your Eyes Checked – Before You Eat Your Hearing Aids

Get Your Eyes Checked – Before You Eat Your Hearing Aids

Well, that’s a rather extreme case. Still, it did happen. A recent release from Britain’s College of Optometrists has detailed some of the stranger predicaments that low vision has led people into. The College urged their readers to get an eye exam posthaste and emphasized their point with the above story of a patient who […]

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Key Differences Between Vision Screening and Eye Exams

Key Differences Between Vision Screening and Eye Exams

We’re willing to bet that the moment you saw the term “vision screening” in the title, you probably thought of a Snellen Chart (one of those boards with increasingly tiny letters). And when you saw the term “eye exam” you well, probably thought of a Snellen Chart again. We can’t really blame you. The two […]

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