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Smith Optics Lowdown Sunglasses Are a Great Summer Accessory to Have

At the beginning of every summer, I find myself facing one problem: sunglasses. It seems like every winter I manage to find them when I don’t need them, however when it’s time to head to the beach they are nowhere to be found. This results in me purchasing some cheap glasses from a convenience store that will more than likely break over the course of a few days. That was until I was introduced to Smith Optics.Smith Optics is a company that prides themselves not on just fashionable sunglasses,...

How To Choose The Best And Safest Summer Sunglasses

While everyone’s eyes are at risk, some of us are even more so: If you spend a lot of time in the sun, have had cataract surgery or certain retina disorders, or if you take medications that can increase the eye’s sensitivity to light (such as tetracycline, birth control pills, sulfa drugs, diuretics, or tranquilizers), make sure to throw on some shades every time you’re outside.Related: I Wore Blue Light Blocking Glasses Every Day For A Week—Here’s What I LearnedHow can you be sure your pair...

Relay For Life provides funds, hope in fight against cancer

Mark Minton With big sunglasses, bright pink lipstick and a winsome smile to match, Clara Cruz demonstrates that having cancer doesn’t have to be such a bummer.At Saturday’s Relay For Life event in Stevens Park, Cruz posed for pictures and soaked up the sun as teams from around the county gathered to raise money to research a cure for cancer.Despite Cruz’s buoyant personality, she was diagnosed in May with breast cancer. But for Cruz, cancer is just another test from God, and...