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How Your Eyes Can Benefit from Lutein and Zeaxanthin

How Your Eyes Can Benefit from Lutein and Zeaxanthin

You may have seen or heard about lutein.  How about Zeaxanthin? What exactly are Lutein and Zeaxanthin? Lutein and zeaxanthin are two types of carotenoids, which are yellow to red pigments found in vegetables and other plants.  They are both powerful antioxidants that...

How to Prepare for Spring Allergies

How to Prepare for Spring Allergies

Now that spring is here in central Virginia, you can be prepared to combat the onset of seasonal allergies.  As grass and trees begin to release pollen, millions of people with allergies are affected.  There is no cure but you can reduce symptoms of springtime...

How You Can Help a Child in Need See Better!

How You Can Help a Child in Need See Better!

MODO Eyewear has been a leader in sustainability and social responsibility in the eyeglass industry.  MODO Eyewear has made a commitment to helping children see better and has recently launched a program to provide free comprehensive eye care to needy children....

Men: Look Sharp and Confident with Eyeglasses from OGA

Men: Look Sharp and Confident with Eyeglasses from OGA

Men, if you are looking for modern, sophisticated eyeglasses that are sturdy and lightweight, check out ÖGA eyewear. Inspired by Scandinavian architecture ÖGA was created in 1998 by French eyewear company Morel.  A Swedish designer developed ÖGA eyewear, borrowing...

5 Helpful Tips for Eye Health in 2017

5 Helpful Tips for Eye Health in 2017

Here are five helpful tips to maintain and improve your eye health for this year. 1. Eat Healthy Make sure to eat plenty of dark leafy greens and colorful fruits and vegetables that contain powerful carotenoids which are critical for eye health. Lutein protects your...

How Our Lenses Can Help You Reduce Digital Eye Strain

How Our Lenses Can Help You Reduce Digital Eye Strain

Do you spend hours looking at a computer screen?  Did you know that extending digital viewing can cause eyestrain, fatigue, and many other problems? More than 125 million people suffer from computer eye strain, also known as Digital Eye Strain.  Digital Eye Strain...