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John Egan, contributing writer

John Egan is an award-winning freelance writer in Austin, Texas. Aside from AllAboutVision.com, outlets he’s written for include Bankrate, CreditCards.com, Credit Karma, LendingTree, Money Wise, Vitacost.com, the SpareFoot Storage Beat, National Real Estate Investor, the Urban Land Institute and CultureMap.

Egan was editor and managing editor of the Austin Business Journal from 1999 to 2006. He has won awards from the Texas Press Association, Missouri Press Association, Society of American Business Editors and Writers, and Ragan’s PR Daily. Egan earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Kansas and a master’s degree in marketing from Southern New Hampshire University. Egan wore contact lenses for years, then glasses. He then underwent LASIK and now wears glasses again to supplement his LASIK-improved vision. As he says, "I'm all about vision."  

All About Vision articles by John Egan

How to choose the right frames: Style, materials, taste

NFL, Oakley partner on player helmet visors

Traveling with your contact lenses? These 9 tips will help

Why you need spare eyeglasses, contact lenses

Reading glasses: How they help with up-close vision

Vaping, like smoking, may harm your eyes

Contact lenses: A guide for first-time users

Sorry, chocolate fans. Dark chocolate may not boost vision after all Don’t flush contact lenses. Recycle them

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