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DiNapoli Opticians Expands with 3 New Hires

DiNapoli Opticians, the Capital Region's leading retail optical provider, is pleased to announce the expansion of their optical staff with three new hires. Linda Greaves-Miller - Contact Lens Practitioner Linda began her optical...

Blue Light and Its Effects on Your Eyes

  What is Blue Light? Blue light is part of the visible spectrum of light that your eyes see every day. Since it has the shortest wavelength, it emits the most energy. We need blue light for proper mood management, alertness, memory and cognitive function....

Why You Shouldn’t Wear Your Contacts While Swimming

With summer comes fun in the sun and water. It’s tempting to leave your contact lenses in while swimming, but below we have listed some very good reasons not to do that. Why shouldn’t I swim with contact lenses? The FDA...

The Many Reasons We Cry

Do you realize that you cry every day? There are three types of tears, and the human body produces basal tears constantly. What are basal tears? These are the tears your eyes produce all day. These tears have three layers and...

Who Benefits From A Yearly Eye Exam? Everyone!

It’s the New Year and we are all thinking about ways to be healthier in 2016. An annual eye exam is a one hour, easy, and extremely important way to safeguard your eyesight and gain clues into the state of your general health. Children As children grow, they need to...

Specialty Options for Patients Who Have Trouble with Contacts

Do you think you can’t wear contact lenses? Think again says Mike DiNapoli. Mike is the region’s foremost expert on specialized contact lens fittings. He inherited his fascination with contacts from his father who, since 1957, had a sub-specialty in fitting contacts...