Healthy Vision Podcasts
These Healthy Vision podcasts with Dr. Val Jones are brought to you by ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses.
Vision & Sports Performance
Graham Erickson, OD, talks with Dr. Val about the relationship between vision and sports performance. And professional basketball player Dwight Howard explains how learning where to focus his vision during a game has helped him in his career.
The foods that we eat (or don't eat) play a major role in the health of our eyes. (Also read our article on nutrition for your eyes.)
Driving in the Dark
What happens to your eyes in the dark, and how you can improve your nighttime driving by taking good care of your eyes and your car. (Also read our article on night driving and vision.)
Protecting Your Eyes from the Sun
Learn about the risks of not protecting your eyes from ultraviolet (UV) rays, beginning in childhood, and how you can get added protection to your sunglasses. (Also read our article on UV rays.)
Tips on preventing eye allergy symptoms from occurring at home, the office and even in your car. (Also read our article on eye allergies.)
How cell phones, tablets and computer screens affect our eyes and how we can prevent eye strain and fatigue when using them. (Also read our article on computer vision syndrome.)
What's in an Eye Exam?
Why an eye exam is important beginning in infancy and how eye care professionals can identify some medical conditions, such as diabetes and high blood pressure, just by looking in your eyes. (Also read our article on eye exams.)
[Page updated October 2014]