Monthly Archives: December 2013

5 Facts About Glaucoma During January’s Glaucoma Awareness Month

Spreading word about these startling glaucoma facts throughout January.
All month long at EyeCare 20/20, we will be educating our readers about all things glaucoma in honor of January’s National Glaucoma Awareness Month. Not only will we be diving deep into the causes of this dangerous disease, as well as what you can do early on […]

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.

Eye Care Resolutions: Vow To Take Better Care Of Your Vision In 2014

Resolve to take better care of your vision with these tips in the new year.
Now that we have entered 2014, it is time for people all over the world to begin making resolutions to improve or change different aspects of their lives. Some strive for big health and lifestyle changes, such as dieting, fitness or […]

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

4 Tips For Easing The Pain Of Dry Eyes This Winter Season

Help put your dry, itchy eyes at ease this winter with these hydrating tips.
While there are many exciting elements of winter that we look forward to every year―the glistening snow outside, the cooler temperatures, the fun winter sports and activities that the elements bring―there are also a number of less-than-desirable factors that blow in each […]

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.

Eye Care Stocking Stuffers For Everyone On Your List

Give your family and friends the gift of vision health this holiday season.
Christmas is officially less than a week away and many of us across the country are doing the typical “holiday scramble” to purchase our last minute gifts and fill up the stockings of the one’s we love dear. However, rather than fill your […]

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 |December 17th, 2013|Current Affairs, EyeCare Topics, LASIK, Seasonal eye care tips|0 Comments

Glaucoma Patients May Find Release Through Medicated Contact Lenses

New contact lenses release drugs into the eye, easing glaucoma suffering.
Glaucoma is often recognized as one of the most severe and serious of the different vision problems that commonly affect seniors. Not only is this disease the world’s leading cause of irreversible blindness, but it is often times incurable as well, making it a dangerous […]

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 |December 12th, 2013|Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics, In the Journals|0 Comments

LASIK For The Gold: Checking In With Kathy Darling of the USA Women’s Handball Team

Kathy gives EyeCare 20/20 an update on what’s new in her handball career.
Through EyeCare 20/20’s LASIK For The Gold program, we have had the opportunity to work with some amazing athletes in all different sports and from all around the world as we help them achieve 20/20 vision through LASIK surgery. In November 2011, 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 |December 11th, 2013|EyeCare Topics, Free LASIK, LASIK, LASIK for the Gold!, Team EyeCare 20/20|0 Comments

Give The Gift of LASIK This Holiday Season!

Share with  your loved ones the gift of 20/20 vision during the holidays.
For many people, the holiday season and giving gifts to your friends and family can be a source of serious stress. What kind of gift do you give the person who has everything? Or, even worse, how do you come up with a […]

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 |December 5th, 2013|Current Affairs, EyeCare Topics, LASIK, Seasonal eye care tips|0 Comments

Vision Health 101: The Importance Of Washing Your Hands

During National Hand Washing Awareness Week, learn how washing your hands can improve your vision health!
As kids, one of the most important reminders that our parents and our doctors often gave us was how important it was to wash our hands throughout the day. And it’s easy to understand why―kids are constantly getting their fingers […]

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 |December 3rd, 2013|EyeCare Topics, Pediatric Eye Care, Seasonal eye care tips|0 Comments