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19
Jul
2018
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Eyes: 15 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

You’ve had your peepers since you were born, so you may think you know them pretty well, but here are some fun facts you may not know about eyes: Who knew your eyes could be so amazing and complex?

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08
Jul
2018
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GLASSES AFTER CATARACT SURGERY?

Do you or don’t you want to wear glasses after cataract surgery? With so many great options to choose from, patients can now enjoy a lifestyle with less dependency on glasses. Most cataracts are a natural part of the aging process and are found to some degree in up to 65 percent of people in their […]

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27
Jun
2018
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5 Reasons To Consider LASIK

Have you considered LASIK, but keep coming up with reasons to postpone treatment? You are not alone. Many people weigh the decision for years. Some of our patients decide to have LASIK and call immediately while others mull it over for a while. No matter how long it takes a patient to finally commit to […]

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31
May
2018
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The Best Vacation Destinations To Visit

  It’s vacation season and deciding on where to go and what to do is the hardest part of it all. Luckily, U.S. News & World Report recently released its annual rankings of the best vacation destinations to visit, including the best places to travel around the world, in the U.S., and in the Caribbean. Factors […]

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29
May
2018
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Considering Discount LASIK?

Are you considering discount LASIK? You’ve probably seen ads for discount LASIK or heard radio promotions with offers as low as $299. Deals like these may sound too good to be true and leave you feeling confused and uneasy. Here are four facts about the cost of LASIK to help you deconstruct these low-price offers […]

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15
May
2018
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Eyelash Extensions, Makeup and LASIK

We get many questions during the day from many people looking into their vision correction options. Any idea on what two questions we get asked frequently? Lucky for you we’re not going to make you guess. “Can I have LASIK if I have eyelash extensions?” and “Can I wear makeup after LASIK?” are a couple […]

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27
Apr
2018
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Over 40 Vision – Options for Presbyopia

At some point in our lives, we start holding newspapers, menus and cell phones at arm’s length in an effort to see small print more clearly. You may begin to notice changes in your early 40’s or you may not be troubled until your early 60’s, but everyone begins to lose the ability to see […]

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20
Apr
2018
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Help Your Parent Make Decisions About Cataract Surgery

Parenting is one of life’s greatest challenges and blessings. Often, it takes becoming a parent to fully realize the sacrifice our parents made to raise us. Most of us would agree that nurturing, educating, training and molding children is one of the hardest and most rewarding jobs there is. As our parent’s age, show your […]

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10
Apr
2018
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Take a Permanent Vacation . . .

Flip flops: check. Hat: check. Bathing suit: check. Cooler: check. Glasses & contacts: ugh. Is it too early to plan your getaway? No way! If you’re already dreaming of sun, surf and sand, the last thing you want to think about is how to avoid breaking your glasses or taking care of your contact lenses. Spring is here […]

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29
Mar
2018
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Diabetics are More Than Twice as Likely to Develop Cataracts

Diabetics are More Than Twice as Likely to Develop Cataracts Need another reason to get your weight under control? A new study of over 56,000 diabetes patients will provide renewed motivation. It concluded that diabetics are at least twice as likely to develop cataracts as non-diabetics. Diabetes is now a global epidemic and is skyrocketing […]

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