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From the Factory to the Eye Clinic: How Lenses Are Made

Have you ever wondered what goes into making the lenses in your glasses? How does the eye clinic take the information from your eye exam and use it to create glasses that are perfect for you? Woodhams Eye Clinic uses top-quality lenses from Essilor; check out their video to...

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A Guide to Eyeglass Lens Coating Options

Are you in the market for a new pair of eyeglasses or sunglasses? Once you have your prescription in hand, you’ll soon be confronted with a plethora of options not only for frames, but also for various types of lens coating. Lens coatings are an additional thin film or...

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Georgia Eye Care: AAAHC Accreditation, a Mark of Distinction

If the thought of eye surgery unnerves you, you’re not alone. But you shouldn’t worry—the best Georgia eye care teams have worked at, achieved, and maintained certification from the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, or AAAHC. What Is the...

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Atlanta Eye Care: What Is a Stye, and What Should I Do If I Get One?

One of the most unpleasant experiences is to wake up with a swollen red bump on your eyelid. Styes appear quickly, surprising otherwise healthy people every day. Even though styes are common and not contagious, they can be uncomfortable. Woodhams Eye Clinic‘s Atlanta...

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Wear Those Safety Glasses!

Regardless of whether you’re headed to the beach or the metal shop, it is important to protect your eyes with safety glasses. They protect your eyes from the many dangers that can permanently damage your vision or completely destroy an unguarded eye, yet people neglect...

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Decorative Contact Lenses: Riveting or Just Plain Risky?

Decorative contact lenses, also known as fashion, costume, or colored contact lenses, are a deceptively easy way to dramatically change your look. With one pop of a lens, you can turn into a white-eyed zombie or cat-like creature, make your normally brown eyes blue, or sport...

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The Effects of Makeup on Eyes

Our daily routine influences your health more than any doctor’s visit or prescription can. When you establish a makeup regimen, it’s crucial that you choose products that are safe for your eyes. Cosmetics must be used and maintained properly to prevent eye...

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Eye Exams Can Detect More Than Eye Problems

Many people with vision problems go to an eye doctor once a year to check their prescription. During eye exams eye doctors also check for other diseases that can be detected in the eyes. These exams are equally important for those who need glasses or contacts and for those...

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