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Study Shows People Who Improve Vision Through Cataract Surgery Live Longer

A new study shows that a longer life many be one benefit of undergoing cataract surgery.
For people who have vision loss or significantly poor eyesight due to cataracts, it is no secret how beneficial cataract surgery can be towards improving your overall quality of life. Through this state-of-the-art procedure, patients are not only able to […]

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By |September 17th, 2013|Cataract surgery, EyeCare Topics, In the Journals, Senior Vision|0 Comments

11 Noteworthy Vision Facts From Alcon’s Consumer Cataract Campaign

A new Alcon study unveils much about this common vision problem.
While cataracts remain one of the most common age-related vision problems among seniors in America, very few people know the ins and outs of this vision problem. However, as the aging population continues to grow, it is more important than ever for seniors and their […]

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New Cell Phone App Aims To Correct World Cataract Problems

The PEEK app may significantly improve the way the world treats cataracts.
Technology is amazing. Not only have recent technological innovations in the medical industry given us some of the most cutting-edge, state of the art equipment in the world to help improve our eyesight, treat vision disorders and improve our overall quality of life, but […]

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“Superman” Contacts Offer Humans A Chance At Eagle-Eye Vision

These high-tech contact lenses allow you to zoom your vision up to three times.
As kids (and sometimes even more so as adults) we often dream about what our lives would be like if we possessed superpowers. For instance, how much faster would your work commute be if you could simply fly there faster than a […]

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By |July 30th, 2013|Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics, In the Journals, Senior Vision|0 Comments

Glasses Of The Future Gives Sight To Those Who Can’t See

This amazing tech startup gadget helps assist those with vision impairments.
With the invention and arrival of Google Glass in these last couple of years, it has been amazing to take a step back from what we know about glasses and prescription lenses and begin looking forward to what these helpful devices may hold in store […]

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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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Some Prescriptions May Have Serious Ocular Side Effects

Some of our medicine’s side effects may actually induce vision problems.
Whenever we are prescribed with a new medication for an illness or a discomfort that we may be experience, we hardly ever pay attention to the thick packet of side effects that often accompanies these medications. And even if we do happen to glance at […]

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Studies Show New Type Of Corn Can Improve Vision Health

A new strain of corn may have many benefits to the health of our eyes.
It is no secret that many types of fruits and vegetables can have positive effects on our health. Spinach really can help to make you grow big and strong, as Popeye always suggested, and it’s not just a rumor that carrots […]

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 |March 26th, 2013|Current Affairs, Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics, In the Journals|0 Comments

Vision News: New Glasses Aim To Correct Color Blindness

New specs may correct the genetic condition known as color blindness.
Throughout our day-to-day lives, most of us use all of our senses constantly. Our nose alerts us of both the delectable and disgusting smells around us, our ears pick up the subtle sounds of nature or the loud sounds of our favorite music, and our […]

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Vision Technology: The FDA Approves The First Bionic Eye

The FDA recently “okayed” use of the first ever bionic eye to treat blindness.
Often times, when we hear terms like “robotic” or “bionic” when it comes to medical technology, we think back to the sci-fi shows we used to watch as kids. Amazing, state-of-the-art devices and creations that may one day be used to improve […]

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By |February 19th, 2013|Current Affairs, Cutting Edge, EyeCare Topics, In the Journals|0 Comments