August is Children’s Eye Health/Safety Month

Photo Credit: www.prlog.org As the end of the summer approaches, many parents are preparing for back-to-school. An important preparation for the new school year is to get your child’s eyes examined. Believe it or not, if your child sees “20/20,” that...

July is UV Safety Awareness Month!

Twin Forks VIEWSletter July 2019 UV SAFETY MONTH Photo: devonintlgroup.com Your skin is your body’s largest organ, which protects you against sunlight, infection, heat & injury. Protecting our skin from the sun is very important, not just in the summertime...

June 2019- Cataract Awareness Month

Twin Forks VIEWSletter June 2019 CATARACT AWARENESS MONTH Behind our pupils is a lens which helps us to bend (refract) light rays that enter the eye to help us see. This lens should be clear. If cataracts are present, the lens will be cloudy like looking through foggy...

May is Healthy Vision Month!

               The VIEWSletter                                                                    May 2019 Photo: www.ufhealth.org May is Healthy Vision Month! We may visit our doctors regularly to check our overall health, but what about the health of our eyes?...

April is Donate Life Month!

Photo: http://advancingyourhealth.org April is National Donate Life Month! Over 48,000 Americans have their sight restored each year as a result of corneal transplants. Lions Eye Bank for Long Island and its 82 sister eye banks across the country provide the tissue...

March Is Brain Injury Awareness Month!

         The VIEWSletter                                                           March 2019 Photo Credit: www.cflantern.org March is Brain Injury Awareness Month- a time to recognize how common brain injuries are and how to help make lives better for the people who...