October 31, 2017

Halloween's origins date back to the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain (pronounced sow-in). The Celts, who lived 2,000 years ago in the area that is now Ireland, the United Kingdom and northern France, celebrated their new year on November 1.

At the end of summer, the...

October 28, 2017

If you have glasses or contacts, ensure that you keep them clean! regularly change the solution in your contact case, wipe down your glasses, and change contacts as directed.

These are places that are ideal for the development of bacteria or other foreign substances you...

October 24, 2017

People think of oysters as aphrodisiacs, but they do far more than that!

Oysters are a rich source of zinc, which our eyes require to strengthen vision, particularly at night. That mineral also slows down the development of cataracts. Red meat, poultry, and milk are ot...

October 19, 2017

If you have been told your child has a learning problem or trouble paying attention, it might be a misdiagnosis.

As CBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez reported, the real problem might be their eyes– even if they have 20/20 vision. The problem starts in preschool, Gomez reported.


October 12, 2017

World Sight Day is the most important advocacy and communications event on the eye health calendar. It is a great time to engage with the world at large – a patient’s family, those who seldom get an eye exam, diabetics. This year, let us ensure that we pay attention to...

October 10, 2017

Wouldn’t it be cool to have vampire eyes for Halloween? Or deep violet eyes to match your purple sweater? How about your favorite sports team’s logo on your eyes just for fun?

You can have all of these looks with decorative contact lenses (sometimes called “fashion,” “c...

Deaf and hard of hearing theater goers are to be given hi-tech glasses so they can watch performances with subtitles.

The National Theater is to roll out the groundbreaking initiative next year after trialling the glasses, which allow hearing impaired members of the aud...

Please reload

Please reload

Philadelphia eyeglasses. The city's largest selection of affordable funky eyeware. Eyes examined. Contact lenses. Lab on premises.