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Lifestyle

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An Optician Reveals Her Best Sunglasses Tips
Purchasing a new pair of sunglasses is an exciting endeavor! But with so many different options to choose from, you have a lot to think about before making a purchase. With these helpful hints and important questions to ask, purchasing sunglasses doesn’t have to be intimidating. Instead, it can be eye-opening and enjoyable.  Fortunately for...
Easy Ways To Reduce Food Waste & Be Environmentally Friendly
Living a healthier lifestyle and making more of your meals at home comes with an often-overlooked consequence: more food waste. You may end up with leftover peels, stalks of vegetables, eggshells, coffee grounds, and bones that you toss in the trash. Fortunately, all of these things can be repurposed and reused! This article will discuss a few easy ways to...
How Effective Is Birth Control? Know Your Contraceptive Options!
How much do you really know about your birth control options? Which forms are the most effective? You go to the doctor and we tell you “use condoms every time you have sex!” Then we provide you with the small, yet highly relevant disclaimer, “but they’re not a guarantee against pregnancy so you should use another form of birth control." If condoms...
Glasses Style Meets Function with Transitions Lenses
Do you ever have trouble finding glasses that compliment your personal style? Need some advice? Below, Dr. Ryan Corte interviews optician and fellow Transitions Change agent, Daniel Brunson, on maximizing eyewear style and function with Transitions lenses! For highlights from this interview, watch the video below!  https://youtu.be/u-mQ5HcCZUg If you don’t like the video or want more information, continue reading. Dr. Corte: My name is Dr. Ryan Corte and...
Our drink choices undoubtedly impact health. Beverages are the number one source of added sugar in the diet, which increases risk of tooth decay, obesity, type 2 diabetes, and heart disease. Empty calories and added sugar may be hiding in some of your favorite drinks. In this article, I will discuss how to make healthier beverage choices to impact...
3 Types of Eye Makeup That Can Damage Your Eyes!
If you wear eye makeup, you could be doing damage to your eyes without even realizing it! Your eyes have a delicate balance of tears that rest on the surface. Therefore, old makeup, or the improper placement of makeup, can result in dryness, irritation or an infection. With this in...
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In the Spring of 2017, Transitions Optical launched a new consumer brand campaign called Live the Good Light! Below Dr. Ryan Corte interviews optometrist and fellow Transitions Change agent, Dr. Amanda Rights, on her thoughts about the new campaign! For highlights from this interview, watch the video below!  https://youtu.be/5Wv00CorQQg If you don’t like the video or want more information, continue reading. Dr. Corte: My name...
The ultimate guide to purchasing the perfect pair of glasses
Purchasing the perfect pair of glasses can be a daunting task! With so many frame choices and an overwhelming amount of lens options, where do you even begin? Oh, and not to mention the frightening notion of an often monogamous long-term relationship with whichever glasses you decide to buy - purchase the wrong pair...