Cataracts are very common. In fact, most people develop early-stage cataracts by the time they reach their fifties. Most early cataracts cause little or no symptoms, but as they progress, they can create symptoms that interfere with day-to-day activities. The rate at which cataracts progress is extremely variable. When is the right time to have… Read More
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Each year, nearly 25,000 Americans visit the emergency room due to a workplace eye injury. During Workplace Eye Wellness Month this March, the American Academy of Ophthalmology and Hudson Valley Eye Surgeons reminds employers and workers about the importance of wearing certified and approved eye protection.
Check For Macular Degeneration With The Amsler Grid The first line ofdefense for macular degeneration is awareness. A simple test of your vision will alert you to any changesthat may indicate a problem with macular degeneration or a worsening of yourcondition. This common test is known as the Amsler Grid. If thegrid of straight lines… Read More