Contacts May Provide Added UV Protection

Prolonged exposure to UV radiation from the sun can cause cataracts and macular degeneration and can lead to permanent eye damage and even blindness. Prevention by wearing quality sunglasses that block at least 99% of harmful rays from the sun … [Read more...]

Who Is At Greatest Risk For Eye Injury?

Almost half of the 2.5 million eye injuries reported annually occur in individuals ages 18-45. The second largest age group (25%) receiving the most eye injuries is children. More specifically, older teens and young adults in their late twenties … [Read more...]

A Lesson from Anderson Cooper – Your Eyes CAN Get Sunburned!

As Anderson Cooper, host of CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360, discovered in late 2012, a person’s eyes really can get sunburned. Cooper suffered blindness resulting from exposing his eyes to the sun’s harmful UV rays without wearing proper UV … [Read more...]

Gardening Safety

Regardless of whether you garden for pleasure, profit or both, be sure to use the necessary safety habits and equipment to help keep the results of your activity pleasurable. Just as with any enjoyable activity, gardening can quickly turn tragic when … [Read more...]

Crossfire: High-End Look & Quality Without the High-End Price

Looking for safety glasses or sunglasses with a high-end look without having to pay the high-end price? The Crossfire line provides a variety of high-quality frame styles all within a very affordable price range. Before looking at the differences … [Read more...]