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Can I wear prescription glasses when I'm playing sports?
Playing your best involves more than practicing the sport you enjoy. 40,000 people injure their eyes each year playing sports. That's why you should understand how to see your best and protect your eyes when playing sports.

Fact or fiction: The wrong prescription can damage your eyes
Your mother said not to sit too close to the TV because it would hurt your eyes. Find out whether she was right—and get answers to other crazy eye myths.

Fun in the Sun with Sports Safe Eyewear
It's hard to be indoors when warm weather beckons. But before heading out, make sure you follow these tips for protecting your eyes.

Top 5 Eye Questions Asked by Men
From eyewear for sports to improving night vision, VSP answers men's frequently asked questions about eye health and eyewear.

Hazardous Workplace? Follow these Tips
Thousands of eye injuries occur each day. Learn how to prevent workplace eye injuries and the importance of safety eyewear.

Holiday toy shopping 101: tips for playing it safe
Unsafe toys are the most common cause of eye injury among children. Use these strategies and ideas to protect your kid's vision.

I know I should protect my skin, but is it true that your eyes can get sunburned?
You know to protect your skin from the sun, but did you know your eyes can get sunburned too? Find out how to prevent harmful sun rays from injuring your eyes.

Nutrients, Sun Protection and Treatment: Fighting Macular Degeneration
With the now-famous “aging of America” comes a range of age-related conditions. Vision problems like macular degeneration are taking center stage.

Protect Your Eyes from Injury with Polycarbonate-Safety Glasses
There’s a space age plastic that can be found in everything from astronaut helmet shields to children’s glasses. If you haven’t heard about polycarbonate lenses, read up here.

Summer-ize your eyes with safe and stylish shades
UV protection sunglasses aren't just for people with vision problems. UV damage builds up over time, but UV protection sunglasses can guard against eye damage.

The Athlete's Essential Guide to Eyewear
Sports-related eye injuries happen all too frequently and many of them can impair vision for life. But by wearing safety glasses and sports eyewear you can protect your eyesight and stay in the game.

Treat common eye injuries the right way
More than 40% of eye injuries occur during activities at home. Find out how to protect your eyes and learn what to do if you experience an injury.

Winter Sunwear—Why it's Essential
The weather may have turned cold, but UV damage from the sun's glare is still a danger to your eyes. Find out how to stay active and enjoy the winter months while protecting your eyes.

Your ultimate safety guide for maximum summer fun
Summer activities are fun, but not when you have irritated or injured eyes. Enjoy the out-of-doors and protect your eyes by wearing the correct eyewear.