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KIDS VISION FOR LIFE: BACK TO SCHOOL EVENT 7.25.15

Saturday, July 25th, we held our second Back to School event with Kids Vision for Life St. Louis St. Louis (KVFL) at the Crown Vision Center located off Kingshighway and Chippewa. We provided no cost vision screenings to ­­­39 children, provided 32 no cost eye exams and prescribed 30 no cost eyeglasses to children in need in the St. Louis area!

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Back to School with KVFL: First stop, Lindell!

Saturday, July 18th, we held our first Back to School event with Kids Vision for Life St. Louis St. Louis (KVFL) at the Crown Vision Center location on Lindell. Our kickoff event was a great success!  We prodived no cost vision screenings to 37 children, provided 32 no cost eye exams and prescribed 27 no cost eyeglasses to children in need in the St. Louis area!

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Effects of Social Media

We’re over half way through 2015 and it seems as though change was the only constant these 7 months. With the internet at the center of everyday life, it’s worth our while to step back and observe the speed at which things are shifting. Amid generation Y being categorized as the “want it-get it now” generation, social media has altered modern reality, for the good and the bad. Continue Reading >

How to Protect Your Eyes this Summer

If you haven’t thought about protecting your eyes and preparing for this summer, you might want to think twice!

Many people don’t think about the damages that the sun can cause to your eyes and as always your skin. With an increase of sunshine and harmful UV-Rays, it is important to know about the particular challenges to eye and skin health. For the best long term vision, it is important to project your eyes when going into the hot summer sun.

We have a few summer essential tips to protect your eyes that any optometrist would agree with.

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