Monthly Archives: September 2012

Could Our Eyes Be The Windows To Our Overall Health?

When it comes to our health and well being, there’s more than meets the eye.
They say that a person’s eyes can tell you a lot about them―how they’re feeling, what kind of person they are, and even where they have been in their past. And while the eyes may very well be the window to […]

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The Surprising Costs and Side Effects of Poor Senior Vision

Falls caused by aging vision problems cost billions of dollars for US Health Care.
The importance of healthy senior vision is no secret. The functionality and clearness of our eyes is not only vital for important everyday tasks such as driving, running errands and getting around, but for seniors especially, healthy vision is sometimes the key […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

By |September 25th, 2012|Cataract surgery, EyeCare Topics, Senior Vision|0 Comments

Does Cataract Surgery Benefit Men More So Than Women?

New studies show that cataract surgery lowers crash risk, but only in men.
It is no secret that men and women see things very differently in life, whether it’s involving work, relationships or even the most simple of opinions. What can we say? The gender war of man vs. woman has been happening for centuries, and […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

By |September 20th, 2012|Current Affairs, LASIK, Seasonal eye care tips|0 Comments

Fruits and Vegetables That Make For Healthy Eyes and Vision

If you want to improve your vision, add these fruits and veggies to your diet.
When we were young, family dinners sat around the kitchen table often sounded very similar to kids across the country: “Finish all of your dinner” or “No dessert until your plate is cleared.” However, there was one request that was often […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

EyeCare 20/20 Sponsors The 2012 PUMP Games in New Jersey

Read all about this amazing fitness event sponsored by EyeCare 20/20.
We here at EyeCare 20/20 are constantly talking about the importance of maintaining healthy vision and healthy eyesight at every age. After all, your vision is one of the most important senses that you have, and therefore it needs to be taken care of in […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

By |September 13th, 2012|Community, EyeCare Topics, Outside Interests|0 Comments

Vision FAQs: Am I Ready To Wear Contact Lenses?

How to be sure that you’re ready for the responsibility of contacts.
Whether you are a teenager who has simply outgrown your bulky lenses, or you are an adult who is finally ready to move forward to the world of contacts, it is no secret that glasses can be a pain in our day-to-day lives and […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

By |September 11th, 2012|EyeCare Topics, LASIK, Pediatric Eye Care|0 Comments

Heading to College This Fall? Remember to take care of your eyes!

Students face special challenges to the eyes when they are under academic performance pressure. Lack of sleep, prolonged computer use and long hours studying make for tired eyes that are dry, scratchy and achy.

Dry Eyes and Eye Fatigue 

Prolonged computer use contributes to eye fatigue because you blink less frequently. Less blinking significantly reduces lubrication in […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

By |September 7th, 2012|Current Affairs, EyeCare Topics, Seasonal eye care tips|0 Comments

The Importance of Finding A Qualified LASIK Surgeon

Are LASIK surgery skills are more important than the technology used?
Many studies have shown that people typically receive 80% of all information through their eyes, whether it’s viewing text, observing a situation or watching a video. Without a doubt, our vision is one of the single most important senses that we have and, therefore, we […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

By |September 6th, 2012|EyeCare Topics, LASIK|0 Comments

Vision Apps: Can You Use Your iPhone To Detect Cataracts?

Researchers at MIT create iPhone app that helps to uncover cataract symptoms.
When apps for cell phones were first introduced, they were all about fun and games―simple puzzles to pass the time or even racing games that you could play alongside your friends. However, as smart phones became more and more popular, the app stores grew […]

The information presented on this Site and Blog and any related links is provided for educational, informational, and entertainment purposes only. Nothing contained in this Site is intended to create a physician-patient relationship, to replace the services of a licensed, trained physician or health professional or to be a substitute for medical advice of a physician or trained health professional licensed in your state. You must never consider any of the information presented here as a substitute for consulting with your physician or health care provider for any medical conditions or concerns. Any information presented here is general information, is not medical advice, nor is it intended as advice for your personal situation. Please consult with your physician or health care provider if you have concerns about your health or suspect that you might have a problem.

By |September 4th, 2012|Cataract surgery, Current Affairs, Outside Interests, Senior Vision|0 Comments