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!
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National Eye Health Week (09/20/2021 – 09/26/2021)
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 …
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Children’s Eye Health & Safety Month
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!
UV Safety Awareness Month
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 …
Cataract Awareness Month
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.
Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month
April is Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month! Read about 5 key things women should know about their vision and eye health here!
Happy World Optometry Day!
World Glaucoma Week!
Glaucoma is a group of eye conditions that damage the optic nerve, which is crucial for good vision. This damage is often caused by an abnormally high pressure in your eye. Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness for people over age 60. Scheduling regular eye exams with your eye doctor so this …
National Save Your Vision Month!
Join West Virginia Eye Consultants and the National Eye Institute in celebrating by encouraging your friends, family, and others to make their eye health a priority in 2021!
St. Jude Radiothon
West Virginia Eye Consultants participated in the 2021 St. Jude Radiothon this week! St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has a mission like no other-to discover how to save the lives of children with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. We are proud to support such an incredible cause. When you support St. Jude, you are …