Latest The Vision Council Stories

2014-05-20 12:33:29

Nearly 30% Never Wear Shades, Leaving Eyes at Risk for Vision Damage ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Many Americans are unaware of the vision damage caused by prolonged exposure

2014-01-09 00:21:38

Report Examines the Impact of Digital Media on Vision Health ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan.

2013-07-18 23:01:07

Best Image Optical, Inc., an optical wholesale company, strives for the success of their clients by encouraging marketing strategies at little or no cost to them this year, 2013.

2011-05-18 07:48:00

Report by Vision Experts Highlights Importance of Protecting the Eyes from UV Damage ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Without protective measures, residents' eyes and skin in U.S. cities are at high risk of exposure from the sun's ultraviolet (UV) radiation.

2010-12-07 23:01:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Each day nearly 2,000 American workers suffer from avoidable workplace eye injuries that require medical treatment. Despite the risk of eye injury, many workers bypass appropriate precautions to protect their eyes.

2010-06-29 09:01:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Summer is one of the busiest times of year for home improvements yet many Americans fail to take the proper precautions to protect their eyes from potential harm.

2009-09-09 23:01:00

New Report Highlights Best and Worst State Laws Protecting Kids' Vision ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.