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The sightseeing destinations in Southern California that you don’t want to miss

Sandy, sunny, palm tree-lined beaches. Magical worlds where mice and men walk together. The glitz and glamour. The wonders of the cosmos. A post-apocalyptic landscape. And no, we aren’t talking about some unknown, distant land or the stuff of fairy tales. This is California—and for the avid traveler (and the locals too!) Southern California offers…
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Hindsight 2020

So many things are right around the corner. Summer. Adventure. Sports. Living your best life. Oh. And the 2020 Summer Olympics! Here at IQ Laser Vision (and throughout the vision industry), we’re particularly stoked about the year 2020. Not only because we’re mesmerized by watching the most athletic around the world compete for a global…
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The What and When of Vision Independence Day SM

Summer is around the corner. And that means Independence Day is too—the day Americans everywhere celebrate freedom from tyranny that kept us from achieving our potential as a new nation and as Americans. But as we start to make vacation plans and put together invites and plans for one of the biggest bashes of the…
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Get a better night’s sleep to improve your vision and life

A study from the CDC reported that more than 41 million American workers (or 30% of the U.S. workforce) get less than six hours of sleep. And that lack of sleep is catching up with us by affecting everything from the way we think and see, to how we perform and how long we live.…
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5 Fun Ways To Cut Stress (And Improve Your Vision Too!)

Are you stressed? You’re not alone. About 77% of people in the U.S. report that they are stressed out and regularly experience physical symptoms from it. Thirty-three percent say they live with extreme stress. And with an ever-busier life, those numbers aren’t likely to go down without some personal changes. With concerns over the future…
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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Your Life-Loving Mom

Mom. Mommy. Mama. Mother. Ma. Mum. No matter what you call her, you know that the mom figure in your life deserves so much more than anything that can be wrapped in a box—which is probably why you’re still searching for that perfect gift. But have no fear. Mother’s day may be nearly here, but…
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Quit smoking (or just never start)—your eyes will thank you

When it comes to good eye care, lifestyle and behavior matters. It turns out smoking is a prime risk factor for several causes of declining vision. Smoking isn’t just detrimental to your health and your good looks. It’s really bad for your eyes—a fact that too many people never realize until it’s too late and…
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Plant some healthy vision this spring

Spring has sprung! And April showers might just bring May flowers—or a garden of good eye health. While supplements are great for boosting your all-over wellness, the best way to get your nutrients is still from the original source (of course)—your food. Studies have shown that gardening is good for your overall health, providing a…
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The quick guide to better vision care for women

Mother’s day is nearly here, and to honor the mother’s in our lives, past, present and future, we’ve put together this quick guide to women’s vision problems so you can give your mom (or yourself) the best Mother’s day ever—the gift of knowledge and better vision. Why women are prone to eye infections and disease…
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Ditch poor eye makeup habits for healthier vision

The average woman spends about $8 per day on her makeup or $15,000 on beauty products in her life.  Eye products make up a large portion of that amount, with $3,770 spent on mascara and $2,750 on eyeshadow. To many people, beauty is one of those things that is worth splurging on. But do they…
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