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Why Cataract Surgery Can Reduce Falls in Seniors

Falling related to bifocal glasses is a significant danger to seniors and something that can be easily corrected with cataract surgery. An ophthalmologist explains why he encouraged his mom to get the surgery (that he performed himself).
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Vision Correction: Risks and Benefits

Whatever your eye problems, you should be aware of the options to correct them including glasses, contacts, or surgery.
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How to Avoid Eye Injuries During Summer Sports

Helpful tips to protect your family’s eyes from common eye injuries and the sun’s harmful UV rays while still enjoying the summer sports season.
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Cases of Preventable Vision Loss Continue to Rise, But Why?

Most Americans don't realize how delicate eyesight is and that regular checkups with an eye doctor can help them avoid losing vision or going completely blind.

The Aging Eye: How to Protect Your Vision

Early intervention in eye disease can reduce age-related vision loss. Eye tests also provide doctors with information about brain health & cognitive functioning.

3 Ways to Prevent Common Eye Health Issues in the Winter

Each winter, cold weather presents issues for even the healthiest eyes. Take a look at three of the most common winter eye health issues and how to prevent them.

The Post-Traumatic Stress of Suicide Survivors

Losing a loved one to suicide is a serious trauma that can result in post-traumatic stress disorder. Alternative therapies for PTSD, including self-help approaches, are gaining attention as researchers and practitioners look beyond conventional treatments.

Adding Teleretinal Exams to the EHR is Time and Sight Saving

When the right technology is married to the right process, the sky’s the limit in terms of driving compliance and improving care—case in point, diabetic retinopathy.

Is Your Child’s Learning Problem Really a Vision Problem?

One in four children has a vision problem that can be mislabeled as a learning difficulty or behavioral problem. That is why optometrists recommend an annual comprehensive eye exam for all children.

An Eye Exam Every Year Might Save You from Going Blind

If it has been more than a year since you have had an examination by eye care professional, here are some reasons why you might want to make an appointment.