When was the last time you had an eye exam? Â The health of our eyes so often takes a back seat to finding the perfect mascara or covering up dark circles. 85% of Americans know that UV rays can damage our eyes, yet only 65% of us wear sunglasses for protection (instead of STYLE…) and only 39% of us make our kids wear sunglasses.
Just seeing well doesn’t always translate to good eye health. Supported byÂ ACUVUEÂ® Brand Contact Lenses, aÂ new radio program calledÂ Healthy VisionÂ with Dr. Val Jones shares healthy eye tips just in time for the beach, picnics, summer sports and barbecues on the deck. Hosted byÂ leading national health expert Val Jones, M.D., CEO of Better Health, LLC, a network of popular health bloggers, she isÂ joinedÂ by leading experts from around the country to take a closer look at three vital areas to maintaining healthy eyes:
- Importance of eye exams
- Contact lens compliance
- Protecting eyes from UV rays