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(NAPSA)—Regular eye exams can save your sight. The American Academy of Ophthalmology’s EyeCare America program’s dedicated volunteer ophthalmologists provide eye exams and care, often at no out-of-pocket cost to eligible patients. It’s co-sponsored by the Knights Templar Eye Foundation, Inc., with support from Alcon.

To help teens make informed choices about their financial futures, from buying a car to paying for college, Junior Achievement launched JA My Way, a free, interactive online resource that provides valuable information on how money works. Learn more at www.JAMyWay.org.

Microsoft’s 10 Under 10 campaign celebrates the smallest businesses making the biggest impact. To learn about the 10 all-star microbusinesses, including their launch stories, how they tackled common small-business challenges and which technology helped them succeed, download the e-book at https://info.microsoft.com/10under10eBook.html?wt.mc_id=AID608734_QSG_145084

The FDA has cleared the way for improved catheterization. Available in a variety of sizes for women, men and children, CompactCath offers control along with comfort and privacy, thus reducing the risk of infection and further complications. Learn more at www.compactcath.com.

Topping up your attic insulation can save energy and keep your house more comfortable. Roxul Comfortbatt insulation is easy to install, cuts simply with a serrated blade or bread knife, and protects against fire, moisture and mold. For more information, visit www.roxul.com.

For facts and tips on flooring, go to www.WFCA.org. You’ll find an overview of each flooring category including the pros and cons, a product catalog, manufacturing details, varieties and styles available, things to consider before purchase, where to find retailers and how to prepare for installation.

University of Phoenix has designed programs to prepare nurses and healthcare administrators to stay on the pulse of the rapidly evolving healthcare industry, including offering curriculum in timely areas of need like informatics, gerontology, and sustainability management,” says executive dean Doris Savron. Learn more at www.phoenix.edu.

A National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) survey found that 44 percent of millennials would like to volunteer to be responders in community fire and emergency services. Fortunately, just about anyone can. To find a nearby fire service volunteer opportunity, visit www.MakeMeAFirefighter.org.

Responsible home office businesses should consider a continuous source of power. Home standby generators, such as the Guardian series by Generac Power Systems, turn on automatically when utility power goes out and stay on until it’s restored. Learn more at www.Generac.com and (888) GENERAC.

Give your laundry room everything including the kitchen sink. A beautiful, durable laundry sink from BLANCO such as the LIVEN or QUATRUS R15 can add functionality in a small space while elegantly complementing a finished laundry environment. Learn more at www.blancoamerica.com.