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Tattoo Ink May Trigger Uveitis, A Serious Eye Inflammation Condition

April 3, 2014 - Posted by admin

Black ink used in tattoos may cause inflammation of the uvea―the middle structure of the eye. Here at EyeCare 20/20, when we talk about taking preventative steps to protect your eyes from outside dangers or harmful conditions, it typically involves …

 
 
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The Truth About Women and Vision Loss

April 1, 2014 - Posted by admin

Women are at a greater risk for permanent vision loss than men. It is no secret that there are a lot of differences between men and women. From our personalities, to our health, to our bodies, there are simply a …

 
 
Summer Vision

3 Reasons To Get LASIK Surgery Before The Summer Season

March 27, 2014 - Posted by admin

Fully enjoy your summer vacation by ditching your glasses and contact lenses. If you are someone who suffers from poor vision, there has never been a better time for you to ditch your contacts and glasses, and finally have LASIK …

 
 
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Vision Apps: Could A Video Game A Day Keep The Eye Doctor Away?

March 25, 2014 - Posted by admin

A new vision app created by neuroscientists aims to help improve your vision. Ever since video games became a common staple in adolescent life a few decades ago, many parents have wondered aloud about the danger that these computer images …

 
 
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4 Common Age-Related Vision Problems And Their Symptoms

March 19, 2014 - Posted by admin

These common warning signs may reveal an age-related vision problem. It is no secret that there are a number different vision problems that come hand-in-hand with the aging process. For example, glaucoma, cataracts, age-related macular degeneration, blepharitis and other vision …

 
 
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Studies Show That, As We Age, Our Ability To See Vivid Colors Decline

March 17, 2014 - Posted by admin

A new research study confirms that our color vision may decline as we age. One of the greatest aspects of entering the Spring season and leaving the Winter months behind is the fact that the world outside switches from a …

 
 
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The Importance Of Protecting Your Vision In The Workplace

March 14, 2014 - Posted by admin

Be sure to keep your eyes safe during Workplace Eye Wellness Month and beyond. When most people think about unfortunate eye injuries, they often picture regrettable accidents that happen during high-impact sports games or when playing around during physical activities. …

 
 
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Google Glass Video Shows Cataract Surgery Through Dr. Silverman’s Eyes

March 12, 2014 - Posted by admin

  EyeCare 20/20’s Dr. Cary Silverman doesn’t shy away from new technology, so he was delighted to be selected as a Google Glass Explorer. He also enjoys sharing information, experiences and guidance with his patients and followers through social media. …

 
 
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5 Simple Ways To Save Your Vision During ‘Save Your Vision’ Month

March 6, 2014 - Posted by admin

These simple vision-saving tips can go a long way towards keeping your vision healthy. Often times, many people think that taking care of your vision simply means having regular vision checkups once a year or wearing your prescription eyeglasses or …

 
 
March Madness

During March Madness, Remember The Importance Of Sports Eye Safety

March 4, 2014 - Posted by admin

Keep your eyes on the game and safe from injury with sports safety glasses. Now that we have officially entered the month of March, some of the most exciting (and competitive) few weeks of sporting  competition are about to kick …