Monthly Archives: October 2015

This Halloween, the Scariest Thing Is Fall Allergies

Finally, it’s fall! The mercury is finally starting to drop. I’ve moved my sweaters and coats from storage back to their rightful places in my closet. The stores are filling with cute costumes, pumpkin pies, tailgating snacks, and… allergy medicine.

The scariest thing about fall isn’t the spooky Halloween displays, but the amount of poor zombies […]

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By |October 25th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

EyeCare 20/20 Participating in Vision Harvest 2015 by Providing Free Cataract Surgery

This year, in conjunction with River Drive Surgery and Laser Center and our new partner, AmSurg, we here at EyeCare 20/20 will be continuing our annual charity event, Vision Harvest. The event is organized each year in an effort to combat something that millions of Americans face: cataracts.

Cataracts are a debilitating affliction where the lenses […]

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By |October 20th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Gut Bacteria May Be to Blame for Some Blindness

You might not know it, but your body is host to one million little soldiers in every milliliter of blood. These tiny defenders look like most other cells, but their purpose is very different. They lie in wait for their marching orders to find and attack invading germs or dangerous body cells […]

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 |October 14th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dry Eyes? New Comprehensive Local Dry Eye Center Accredited by TearLab

Are you struggling with dry eyes but unsure of the true cause or how to effectively treat them? Now New Jersey’s EyeCare 20/20 provides relief with its new full-service, in-house Dry Eye Center led by an experienced, board-certified ophthalmologist.

Introducing EyeCare 20/20 Dry Eye Clinic to serve northern New Jersey

The new full-service Dry Eye Center within […]

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 |October 12th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Vitamin D May Decease Odds of AMD

Take a moment and think about your workday. It’s probably busy, and if we’re being honest, a little stressful on occasion. You spend the mornings fighting traffic to get to your job on time, then work all day slaving away to earn a paycheck, to leave your mark, to provide service with a smile. Now […]

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 |October 12th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

This World Sight Day, We’re Discussing Eye Care for All People

If the world was shrunk down to a mere 100 people, four of them would live with low vision health or blindness. four of them would live with low vision or blindness. This doesn’t sound like a lot—until you consider that it adds up to 285 million people, 90 percent of whom live in low-income […]

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 |October 8th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

8 Ways to Make College the Best Time of Your Life

Is there anything better than back to school? The fresh textbooks, the sharpened pencils, the hustle and bustle on campus… it’s an exciting time of year, full of the possibilities of a fresh start.

Starting college is an especially transitional and especially exhilarating time, but it can be scary, too. Eyecare 20/20 has some important tips […]

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By |October 5th, 2015|Millennials|0 Comments

Corrective Cataract Surgery Means Never Settling for So-So

Choosing to get surgery is not a decision anyone makes lightly. Before they come to us, our patients have done their due diligence—they’ve scoured industry resources, talked to many doctors, held consultations, budgeted their costs, and then come to the very best name in the business of cataract removal procedures, Dr. Cary M. Silverman.

At Eyecare […]

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 |October 5th, 2015|Cataract surgery|0 Comments