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Don’t Forget Your Shades this Winter

Most of us associate sunglasses with warm weather, hanging out at the beach, and other summertime activities. Today’s Vision doesn’t want you to make the mistake of forgetting to wear your favorite shades during the colder winter months. Here are some reasons why it is important to always remember to wear your sunglasses - any [...]

By | December 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Don’t Forget Your Shades this Winter

Spend FSA Funds Now

Most December shopping lists are filled with holiday gift ideas. Today’s Vision wants to remind you that if you have a flexible medical spending account (FSA), you should make another list that includes eye exams, eyewear, contact lenses, and other items you can buy with the workplace benefit funds. The reason for the second list? [...]

By | November 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Spend FSA Funds Now

It’s Use It or Lose It Time with Vision Plans

Before turning your thoughts to Thanksgiving and the Holidays, there’s an important question to ask yourself: “Has my family used our vision plan benefits for 2018?” If your answer is “no” or “I don’t know,” Today’s Vision kindly asks you to check on those unused benefits, as they are likely to vanish on Dec. 31, [...]

By | November 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on It’s Use It or Lose It Time with Vision Plans

Have a Safe Halloween

Halloween is an exciting time for kids and adults – the delight of dressing up in a fun costume, all of the spooky decorations, and of course let’s not forget the candy. Traditionally, kids trick-or-treat at night – going house-to-house in their costumes. On average, children are more than twice as lkely to be hit [...]

By | October 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Have a Safe Halloween

Sports and Vision

Outdoor games and sports are an enjoyable and important part of most children's lives. Today’s Vision wants parents to know that vision plays an important role in how well a child performs, whether having a catch in the back yard or playing an organized sport. Specific visual skills needed for sports include: • Clear distance [...]

By | October 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Sports and Vision

Halloween: Safety First!

Halloween is an exciting time for kids and adults – the delight of dressing up in a fun costume, all of the spooky decorations, and of course let’s not forget the candy. Traditionally, kids trick-or-treat at night – going house-to-house in their costumes. On average, children are more than twice as lkely to be hit [...]

By | October 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Halloween: Safety First!

Work-Related Eyestrain

Eyestrain is a common occurrence in our visually demanding world. Today’s Vision wants you to know there are a number of ways to reduce or eliminate the factors that contribute to eyestrain. Key signs and symptoms of eyestrain include sore or tired eyes, itching or burning eyes, sensitivity to light, dry or watery eyes, headaches, [...]

By | September 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Work-Related Eyestrain

Diabetic Eye Disease

Today’s Vision wants you to know that more than 8 million Americans have diabetic retinopathy. According to a study by Prevent Blindness, that number expected to jump in the coming years, particularly among Hispanic populations. Currently, 67 percent of cases are among whites and 17 percent among Hispanics. By 2050, projections suggest that 45 percent [...]

By | September 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Diabetic Eye Disease

Fireworks Safety

Next weekend is Labor Day, and it seems like some people use fireworks to celebrate the holiday. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, fireworks are involved in thousands of injuries treated in U.S. hospital emergency rooms each year. Prevent Blindness warns that there is no safe way for nonprofessionals to use fireworks. The [...]

By | August 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fireworks Safety