It's that time of year again. As summer comes to an end, the all too familiar rush of "Back to School" begins for many parents and children alike. With all the commotion and changes that this time of year brings, don't forget about how important eyes are in your child's learning. Studies indicate that as much as 80% of what your child learns in school is presented visually.Read More
The Clarity Eye Blog
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Back again for the 5th year, we invite you to join us for the Eye Run! This year the event will take place on Saturday August 18th at 8:30 a.m. The event will include a 10k run, 5k run/walk, and a children's fun run. Participants of all ages and abilities are welcome. Every year we have many participants who walk and those who are seasoned runners. The start and finish lines for the event will be located in front of Clarity Eye Care (formerly Pearisburg Eye Associates) at 122 Tazewell Street, Pearisburg, Va.
Did you know May is Healthy Vision Month? In order to celebrate all things eye health we are having a facebook give away! Share a pic of yourself (or a pal) wearing shades to protect your eyes from the sun’s UV rays in the comments on our contest post and you could win a 50 dollar gift certificate towards a new pair of prescription or non prescription sunglasses. We will pick a winner Thursday May 31st! We will pick one winner from both office pages so feel free to enter on each page! Good Luck!
For Christiansburg office entries CLICK HERE
For Pearisburg office entries CLICK HERE
(Make sure to scroll down each facebook page to find the original contest post from May 3rd to enter!)Read More
Many Americans see the doctor every year for a physical. Lots of us also schedule regular visits to the dentist to get our teeth cleaned. But what about our eyes? The fact is, more than 23 million American adults have never had an eye exam.
Every Healthy Vision Month, the National Eye Institute (NEI) shares tips and resources to encourage people to take care of their vision — and inspire health professionals to help make eye health a priority.
Read on to learn just a few ways to keep your eyes healthy.Read More