How to Protect Your Eyes During a Solar Eclipse

The August 21st total solar eclipse is quickly approaching. A total eclipse occurs when the central disk of the sun is entirely covered by the moon. Although you probably have seen a partial solar eclipse, total eclipses are much more uncommon. If you are located in the US, you’ll be able to see at least a partial solar eclipse. However, those who are located in the path of totality will see a total eclipse.

Top Reasons To Observe National Eye Exam Month

Eye Exam's are important and luckily August is National Eye Exam Month.  This gives a perfect reminder to schedule those exams and get everyone in the family ready for the new year. 

The Vision Council of America notes that 12.2 million Americans require some sort of vision correction but don’t use any. Nearly 50% of parents with children under 12 have never taken their children to an eyecare professional.


Summer and Lasik go together like baseball and hotdogs, the pairing just makes sense. This time of year is a great time to be outdoors and enjoy everything nature has to offer.  Everyday is full of family, barbecues, swimming, and hiking the list really is endless. WIth all of these things happening it can make it tempting to put off your vision correction needs, but what if taking care of your vision meant you could enjoy these activities even more?


The weather is warming up and that means there are so many great things to do and especially see in and around Salt Lake City.  If you have been feeling the itch to get outside and enjoy the beautiful weather we have compiled a short but sweet list of our favorite places to see.  These are easy to get to and provide an amazing reward for your eyes. Your vision is a powerful thing so go enjoy it and check out some beautiful sights around you.


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