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Interesting Eye Facts

Created on: Monday, April 29, 2013

The human eye blinks an average of 4,200,000 times a year.
It's impossible to sneeze with your eyes open.
Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears never stop growing.
Blinking helps to wash tears over our eyeballs. That keeps them clean and moist. Also, if something is about to hit our eye, we will blink automatically.
Our body has some natural protection for our eyes. Our eyelashes help to keep dirt out of our eyes. Our eyebrows are made to keep sweat from running into our eyes.
The shark cornea has been used in eye surgery, since its cornea is similar to a human cornea.
The number one cause of blindness in adults is diabetes.
The eyeball of a human weighs approximately 28 grams.
The eye of a human can distinguish 500 shades of the gray.
The cornea is the only living tissue in the human body that does not contain any blood vessels.
Sailors once thought that wearing a gold earring would improve their eyesight.
Research has indicated that a tie that is on too tight cam increase the risk of glaucoma in men.
People generally read 25% slower from a computer screen compared to paper.
Men are able to read fine print better than women can.
All babies are colour blind when they are born.
Babies' eyes do not produce tears until the baby is approximately six to eight weeks old.
The reason why your nose gets runny when you are crying is because the tears from the eyes drain into the nose.
The most common injury caused by cosmetics is to the eye by a mascara wand.
Some people start to sneeze if they are exposed to sunlight or have a light shined into their eye.

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AVI helps children in need

Created on: Monday, April 22, 2013

Advanced Vision Institute is proud to recognize Steven Sorano, one of our Ophthalmic Technicians for his charitable contribution to those in need. Steven recently spent the day volunteering at "Give Kids Sight Day". Steven help provide care to children who would not otherwise get eyecare. We are also happy to have donated several eyeglass frames to allow these children to have the best possible vision.

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Advanced Vision Optical Boutique welcomes you

Advanced Vision Optical Boutique welcomes you

Created on: Thursday, January 31, 2013
Author: Advanced Vision Institute

Hi, and welcome to AVI’s optical boutique! We are pleased to have you visit our new blog.
Our optical boutique has been through some exciting twists and turns…what a ride! We have turned the page to a new chapter and are excited to share these remarkable results with you.
A remodeled, refreshed new look and knowledgable staff will have you feeling positive and confident.
We provide the highest quality lenses available from our state of the art lab. Our lab will offer you customized lenses to fit your lifestyle . The advanced technology that we use will enhance your visual acuity of the world around you.
Our optical boutique is known for it's high quality designer frame selection. Versace's cutting edge will keep you in line with the trend setters. Our Tiffany & Company line will have you feeling classy and sassy. As an addition to our other up to date trends, we supply Christian Dior's timeless fashion design, in consort with our Lindberg's titanium, futuristic rimless eyewear.
In addition to superb products you will receive excellent customer service from our expert optical consultants. They will assist you with finding the frame and lenses to meet your specific vision and fashion needs.
Please stop by any time for a free cleaning and adjustment of your eyewear. No adjustments needed…then stop by to simply enjoy our complimentary coffee and take a tour of our rejuvenated optical boutique with Annie, Kim or Kishna.

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Welcome to our new blog

Welcome to our new blog

Created on: Thursday, January 17, 2013
Author: Advanced Vision Institute

Welcome to our new blog. We are excited to use this forum to bring you up to date on eye conditions you may want information on, new services offered in the office and various happenings at Advanced Vision Institute. If there is a topic you want covered or something you want information on,...

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