December 2010 – MPO Cares | MPO Eyecare

Prevent Blindness America Urges Adults to Make a New Year’s Resolution to Schedule an Eye Exam

“As 2011 nears, many will be making New Year’s resolutions to improve their health. However, many may not be aware that an eye exam cannot only help to protect vision, it can uncover evidence of other diseases including diabetes or hypertension. And, for eye diseases such as glaucoma, the damaging effects may be detected through[…]

Computer vision syndrome grows with smartphones

Let’s talk about Kindles and iPads and other new, bright LCD screens: Are the millions of Americans who have bought these devices setting themselves up for headaches, eye strains and other computer vision syndrome symptoms? “Smartphones and similar devices might cause vision concerns, says Dr. Roger Phelps, spokesman for VSP Vision Care. According to recent[…]

EyeGlass Guide

Are you looking for a good pair of glasses for this winter holiday season? Check out the EyeGlass Guide to help you better understand the many lens choices available to you. This on-line tool will guide you through a series of questions about you, your lifestyle and your specific eyewear needs. At the end, you”ll[…]