March 2022 has been declared as Workplace Eye Wellness Month to provide employers and employees with free information on the best ways to keep vision healthy on the job.
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is an eye disease that may get worse over time. It’s the leading cause of severe, permanent vision loss in people over age 60. It happens when the small central portion of your retina, called the macula, wears down. The retina is the light-sensing nerve tissue at the back of your eye. Because the disease happens as you get …
January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month. Timely treatment for the disease can prevent blindness. Call WVEC to schedule an appointment today! (304)-341-1114
December is Safe Toys and Gifts Month. Team up with WVEC this December to keep safety in mind as you’re shopping for the little ones in your life!
November is Diabetic Eye Disease Awareness Month. The biggest concern with diabetic eye disease is that there are no warning signs. When you have diabetes, the best course of action is to be proactive. Call WVEC to schedule your comprehensive eye exam today.
October is Eye Injury Prevention Month! Protecting your eyes from injury is one of the simplest things you can do to keep your vision healthy throughout your life. Whether you’re playing organized sports or working around your home, make sure to use protective eyewear in all potentially risky situations!
This week is National Eye Health Week! Did you know that a comprehensive eye exam can help to spot signs of eye disease sometimes years before you may notice a change in your vision and can even detect a range of common health conditions including diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart disease?! Give WVEC a …
August is Children’s Eye Health & Safety Month. Help your kids reach their full potential this school year by scheduling an eye exam and keeping their eyes safe and healthy! Call WVEC to schedule an appointment today!
Summer has arrived and while the sun is shining bright, it’s a golden time to highlight July as UV Safety Awareness Month! By taking proper precautions and following some of these steps, you can enjoy the sun the right way, without having to worry about getting any of the risks that come …
In support of Cataract Awareness Month, WVEC encourages everyone to take charge of their eye health and preserve their sight by receiving a Comprehensive Eye Exam.