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Posted March 20, 2018

Proper eye care routines for the whole family can help preserve your eye sight and prevent eye problems.

Several everyday habits you may not think of can help address your family eye care needs.

One key habit to protecting your eyes and vision is to protect your hands. It may seem...

Posted March 14, 2018

For even those lucky ones with perfect 20/20 vision, proper eye care for the whole family is important year round.

Preventative and protective measures to help your eyes is a major part of taking care of your eyes, and the eyes of your loved ones.

The first step towards taking care...

Posted March 07, 2018

It may seem obvious to some, but not so obvious to others — head injuries, no matter how serious, can affect your eye sight and necessitate a visit to your family eye care provider.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention claims at least 1.4 million people are treated for traumatic...

Posted March 01, 2018

Family eye care encompasses a wide range of services and your regular eye exams make up a piece of that puzzle.

But what exactly does a comprehensive eye exam consist of, and what can you expect?

At eye specialists like Pycraft Family Eye Care doctors, a comprehensive eye exam is...

Posted February 23, 2018

Taking care of your mind and body is part of living a healthy lifestyle. And make no mistake, taking proper care of your eyes — including regular eye exams — is a component of leading a healthy life.

A complete eye exam includes a dilated eye exam, where an eye doctor widens the pupil of...

Posted December 12, 2017

It can be tempting to think that bad vision is something that just happens—that you don’t have any control over whether your eyes stay healthy or not. However, the Wooster family eyecare experts at Pycraft are quick to note that following a few basic tips will actually help keep your eyes...

Posted December 06, 2017

When should you start making eye care for children a priority? In reality, you should visit a kids eye care specialist much earlier than you’d think. By following these recommendations from the American Optometric Association, you can create positive eye care experiences for your child and...

Posted November 28, 2017

How to choose between glasses or contact lenses? For most people, the decision comes down to personal style preferences. However, each option has its own advantages and disadvantages that adults and youth should be aware of.

Glasses

Getting a first pair of glasses...

Posted November 22, 2017

Almost everyone has heard how eating carrots can improve their eyesight—but this isn’t the only food that can affect your vision! Nor is healthy eating something that just affects eye care for children. Indeed, the right diet is a great form of eyecare for the whole family.

So which...

Posted November 14, 2017

Finding out that your young child needs glasses can be a frustrating or even upsetting experience for many parents. As the kids eye care specialists at Pycraft note, however, it doesn’t have to be this way. A considerate approach to eye care for children will help them enjoy a smooth transition...

Posted July 05, 2017

Is your child struggling with a vision problem that is affecting their learning?

The College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD) have developed a Quality of Life Survey that helps identify if...