Monthly Archives: June 2013

Study Shows That Classic Video Game Tetris May Improve Lazy Eye

Everyone’s favorite 80’s arcade game may help to improve amblyopia in adults.
When we were kids, our parents used to warn us about spending too much time sat in front of the television screen each afternoon. “You’re going to go cross-eyed if you keep playing those dog-gone video games all day long!” While this was surely […]

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By |June 27th, 2013|EyeCare Topics, Outside Interests, Pediatric Eye Care|0 Comments

Keep Your Eyes Safe This Independence Day With These Vision Tips

Have a safe and happy 4th of July holiday by following these eye care tips.
Independence Day is one of the biggest holidays of the summer season! Not only is it a nice long weekend to spend with family and friends doing activities that we love, but it also celebrates one of the biggest moments in […]

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EyeCare 20/20 Teams Up With The ISRS Journal of Refractive Surgery

Dr. Silverman will be one of the new reviewers for this popular publication.
We here at EyeCare 20/20 always strive to be at the top of our game and stay knowledgeable and up-to-date with the latest practices and research in the field of ophthalmology.

Whether it is a new type of technology that is coming out to […]

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New Japanese Eyeball Licking Trend Causes Massive Pinkeye Outbreak

A new form of “peeper porn” has taken Japan by storm, causing pinkeye.
We file this post in the ultimate yuck department!

When we were younger, we often did strange things to show our crushes how much we liked them. In elementary school, it was pushing each other down on the playground or teasing one another, in […]

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By |June 18th, 2013|Current Affairs, Outside Interests, Pediatric Eye Care|0 Comments

Gift Ideas: Fun Vision Related Presents For Father’s Day

Find the perfect vision gift for your dad this Father’s Day with these tips.
Each year the children of the world put one short day aside in June to honor their fathers and spend time showing them just how much they love and appreciate them. Whether you live across the country from your father and celebrate […]

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 |June 13th, 2013|Current Affairs, EyeCare Topics, LASIK, Seasonal eye care tips|0 Comments

Cataract Awareness Month: 5 Facts About Femto Laser HD Surgery

To celebrate Cataract Awareness Month, here are some helpful facts about this amazing procedure.
When it comes to age-related health problems, there is perhaps no illness more common among seniors than vision loss caused by cataracts. In fact, according to Prevent Blindness America, there are currently more than 24 million Americans aged 40 and over who […]

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 |June 11th, 2013|Cataract surgery, Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics|0 Comments

6 Vision Safety Tips To Share With The Family This Summer

Make sure that your whole family follows these tips to keep their eyes safe!
The summer season is a favorite time for families everywhere because of the fact that children are out of school and there are an endless number of warm weather activities that can be planned! However, no matter if your family is spending […]

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What To Expect After LASIK Eye Surgery

What you should come to expect following your LASIK procedure.
LASIK eye surgery is a life changing experience for nearly every single person who undergoes the procedure. For some people, it is the first time they are able to see things clearly in front of them without glasses. For others, it is a huge lifestyle change […]

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 |June 4th, 2013|Cutting Edge, LASIK|0 Comments