Monthly Archives: October 2013

Orange Tinted Glasses May Help You Sleep Easier At Night

Studies show that warm tinted glasses at night may help you go to sleep faster.
As we get further and further into the winter months, the sun begins to rise later and set earlier in the day, making it harder and harder to maintain a regular sleep schedule. Each morning it becomes more difficult to get […]

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By |October 31st, 2013|EyeCare Topics|0 Comments

Eye Tech News: First Early Detection Cataract Device Now Available

ALPHAEON launches first device that detects early existence of cataracts.
Detecting a cataract early on is one of the best things that you can do for your vision as you enter your senior years. Because cataracts grow slowly, early intervention can significantly delay or even stop further clouding of the lens, and therefore, delay vision problems […]

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By |October 29th, 2013|Cataract surgery, EyeCare Topics|0 Comments

Eye Injury Prevention Month: Keeping Your Eyes Safe At Home

Tips for keeping your eyes safe while at home and out and about.
Earlier this week as part of National Eye Injury Prevention Month, we talked about the importance of keeping your eyes safe and protected while you are at work, especially if you are exposed to different types of dangerous chemicals or hazardous materials on […]

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By |October 24th, 2013|Current Affairs, EyeCare Topics, Seasonal eye care tips|0 Comments

Eye Injury Prevention Month: How To Protect Your Vision At Work

Tips on how to keep your eyes safe and protected while at work.
If you are an active person or participate in high-impact sports frequently, you may be aware of the dangers that your eyes can face when participating in these kinds of activities. For instance, you could easily take an elbow to the eye when […]

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As Baby Boomers Age, The Amount of Cataract Surgeries Soar

A boom in health care needs for seniors also means issues with accessibility.
It is no secret that, as we age, our bodies and senses slowly start to lose the sharpness and clarity that they once had. It is this reason why most people first begin developing age-related vision problems like cataracts, glaucoma and macular degeneration […]

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By |October 17th, 2013|Cataract surgery, Current Affairs, EyeCare Topics, Senior Vision|0 Comments

NEW TECH DEVICE LETS YOU COMBINE READING WITH RUNNING

Bring multi-tasking to a whole new level with the motion reading device.
If you’re anything like us, sometimes it can feel as though there simply enough hours in the day. Your daily to do list may start off jam-packed (gym, work, food, errands, social events, reading, tucking in the kids, etc.), but before you know it, […]

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By |October 15th, 2013|Current Affairs, Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics, Outside Interests|0 Comments

5 Eye-Catching Costumes With Glasses For This Year’s Halloween

These eye-catching costumes will be sure to delight this Halloween season.
Whether you are taking your children around the neighborhood on Halloween night to scoop up some tasty treats, or you have your own adult Halloween party you are planning for, you always have to have a great costume on this magical night! Some people prefer […]

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By |October 10th, 2013|Current Affairs, EyeCare Topics, Pediatric Eye Care|0 Comments

Blog Action Day 2013: Discussing Our Human Rights

EyeCare 20/20 participates in the discussion of human rights for Blog Action Day.
In the United States of America, our rights are often something that we celebrate. We are patriotic about our freedom and our right to have free speech. We fight for our continued freedoms that may be threatened and we rally for our right […]

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By |October 8th, 2013|Community, Current Affairs, EyeCare Topics, Outside Interests|0 Comments

The 3 Most Common Eye Injuries And Tips For Preventing Them

Keep your eyes safe during October’s Eye Injury Prevention Month with these tips.
There are a lot of things that you should do in order to keep your eyes safe and healthy―keep them protected from direct sunlight, schedule yearly eye examinations with your eye doctor, protect them when playing physical sports or participating in dangerous activities, […]

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People Taking Statin-Based Drugs May Be More at Risk for Cataracts

A new study examines the link between cataracts and cholesterol-lowering drugs.
There are a number of different lifestyle factors that can lead to vision loss and serious eye problems, such as a history of smoking, your diet and exercise routine, and even your overall exposure to sunlight. And in these lifestyle examples, it only makes sense […]

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