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Solar Eclipses and Eye Safety

Solar Eclipses and Eye Safety MARCH 14, 2024: (reprint from the American Optometric Association) Reference: https://www.aoa.org/healthy-eyes/caring-for-your-eyes/solar-eclipses?sso=y Reference: https://science.nasa.gov/eclipses/future-eclipses/eclipse-2024/safety/ Eye safety should always be the number one...

March is Women’s Eye Health Month

Learn why regular eye exams are crucial for women and discover how Hopewell-Lambertville Eye Associates can help care for your vision.

Glaucoma: The Silent Thief of Vision

Glaucoma Awareness Month January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month, an important time to spread the word about this sight-stealing disease. More than 3 million people...

Ocular Complications Related to Cosmetic Products

Cosmetic Use and Ocular Complications Beauty products are not as harmless as they seem. The use of eye cosmetics represents a lifestyle challenge. Eye cosmetic...

Eye Drop Recalls – Do not Take a Risk – Do Not Self Treat – Call the Doctor

Eye Drop Recall due to Serious Contamination leading to Infections and Vision Loss Health Alert from Hopewell Lambertville Eye Before you start to treat yourself...

Diet and Nutrition – Eye Health: Prevention of Cataracts, Glaucoma, Macular Degeneration & Diabetic Retinopathy

Diet and Nutrition prepared by Hopewell Lambertville Eye Nutrition: Critical In Preventing Eye Disease and Maintaining Eye and Whole Body Health Diet and Nutrition No,...

Online Vendors  – Be Very Cautious With Contact Lens – Eyeglass Purchases

Online Vendors  - Be Very Cautious With Contact Lens – Eyeglass Purchases What Happens to Your Health and Your Privacy when Purchasing Eyeglasses or Contacts...

Smoking and Vaping Can Lead to Vision Loss or Blindness

Smoking Can Lead to Vision Loss or Blindness "Smoking Can Lead to Vision Loss or Blindness" is also available as a printable PDF (PDF, 128KB, 2pg.)....

Importance of Back to School Eye Exams

Importance of Back-to-School Eye Exams Plan on an annual vision limited school screening, but it does supersede a in person eye exam for your kids...

Cataract Surgical Options: Intraocular Lens Options

Cataracts and Intraocular Lens Options Other than the brain, the eyes are the most complex part of the human body. And while the complexity of...

BLINKLAND – Eye-Friendly Mobile Board Game Blink Land

Eye-Friendly Mobile Board Game Blink Land A great new way to have fun  and learn about eye health. Ready to roll the die? Blinkland app...

Eye Examines can reduce the risk of Dementia (and other conditions)

Getting eye exams, wearing glasses reduces risk of developing dementia. A new study says that getting an annual eye exam or wearing glasses or contacts...

Encourage Eye Safety for Activities

Encourage Eye Safety for Activities Help protect patients by discussing sport and safety eyewear at every patient encounter By Kenneth Daniels, OD, FAAO https://www.optometricmanagement.com/issues/2021/april-2021/encourage-eye-safety-for-activities April 1,...

Eye Protection at Work, at Home and at Play

Photo © Getty Images At work and at play it is vitally important to have the proper corrective and protective eyewear. The following guideline prepared...

Keep Your Eyes Safe This Summer

Summer is in full swing, and so are your summertime activities. Whether you’re hanging out in the backyard pool or spending quality time outdoors with...

Nutrition: Critical In Preventing Eye Disease and Maintaining Eye and Whole Body Health

Nutrition science is rapidly evolving, and practitioners and patients are becoming more mindful of the science of preventing disease rather than just treating it. Studies...

Guidance to Protect Eyes Against Exposure to Air Pollutants 

American Optometric Association Consumer Alert and Guidance to Protect Eyes Against Exposure to Air Pollutants Wildfires are actively causing poor air quality in the northeastern...

Keratoconus – The Condition and Treatment Options

What Is Keratoconus? Left: A healthy cornea; Right: A cornea with keratoconus. Your cornea is the clear, dome-shaped window at the front of your eye. It focuses light...

Quick Tips for Dry Eye Relief

Quick tips for dry eye relief and steps to take if your symptoms worsen.

March Means Madness (Basketball) and Eye Injuries

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...

International Women’s Day (March 8th): 5 Problems with Eyes That Women Experience

5 Problems with Eyes That Women Experience Women are at risk for eye problems, but less than 10% are aware of this concern, reports Prevent...

Age-Related Macular Degeneration Awareness

Advanced-age adults who face increased odds of developing a degenerative eye disease frequently narrow their worries to conditions that are most in the spotlight and/or...

The Vision of Visionaries: Presidents and Eye Health

President's Day : We recognize the United States' presidents as visionaries, but these leaders also had trouble seeing — literally? This Presidents' Day we recognize...

Eye Health through Good Eating & Good Snacking

Eye Healthy: Good Eating  & Good Snacking Eat Well -  See Well from Hopewell Lambertville Eye (www.seelife.net) : Did you know diet and exercise are...

The Link Between High Myopia and Serious Eye Diseases

High myopia – severe nearsightedness – is associated with an increased risk of serious eye diseases such as retinal detachment, glaucoma, and cataracts.

The Importance of Regular Eye Exams in Detecting Macular Degeneration

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) can cause severe vision loss, but early detection can help preserve your vision.

Eye Exam Saves Woman’s Life by Detecting Brain Tumor Early

Here's how eye exams helped save Katie's vision and quality of life. Call Hopewell-Lambertville Eye Associates to schedule your appointment.

How Diabetes Increases Dry Eye Risk in Children and Adolescents

Children and adolescents with diabetes are significantly more likely to suffer from dry eye syndrome (DES) than their non-diabetic peers. Read on to learn why...

Glaucoma – Silent Vision Loss Can Be Prevented

Glaucoma is one of the most common eye worldwide and yet associated vision loss can be prevented with the most simple step: have an eye...

Technologies and Treatments To Assist In Eye Disease Diagnosis and Management

Hopewell-Lambertville Eye Associates is a full scope optometric-ophthalmic practice known for its cutting-edge proactive and preventive eye and integrative health care. Now it offers patients...

How Long Does It Take To Switch From Glasses to Scleral Lenses?

Switching from glasses to scleral contact lenses can take several weeks. your Hopewell eye doctor will provide instructions on how to properly insert, remove, and...

When Should You See a Retina Specialist?

Many retinal conditions can lead to vision loss if not diagnosed early and treated promptly. If your optometrist notices signs of retinal disease, they’ll manage...

Eye Injuries During the Holidays – Be Careful

Eye care doesn’t take a holiday  As December is upon us and the Lights of Hannukah will burn bright as does Rudolf’s Nose leading Santa...

Experts Warn of Rising Levels Of Myopia

Discover why experts say there’s a myopia epidemic, and learn what you can do to keep your kids’ eyes healthy. Hopewell and Lambertville Eye Associates...

Natural And Holistic Dry Eye Treatments

Medication doesn't always work to heal dry eye syndrome's underlying cause. The following natural and holistic remedies may relieve your eye discomfort and relieve your...

7 Eye Care Tips for the Holiday Season

Your eye experts at Hopewell-Lambertville Eye Associates have compiled our top 7 tips for keeping your eyes healthy and safe this holiday season. Let us...

Flexible Spending Accounts : Eye Health  – Eyeglasses – Contacts – Refractive Surgical Care

Flexible Spending Accounts : Eye Health  - Eyeglasses – Contacts – Refractive Surgical Care With just a couple of weeks remaining in calendar year, time...

High Blood Sugar Linked to Meibomian Gland Dysfunction

Did you know that having atrophied meibomian glands can signal uncontrolled blood sugar levels? To learn more or to schedule an appointment, contact Hopewell and...

Supplements That Slow AMD Progression

Aging comes with many blessings but also certain challenges. Having a higher risk of developing age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is one of them. Fortunately, a...

City Kids Are More Likely To Be Nearsighted

Did you know that a risk factor for developing myopia (nearsightedness) is living in an urban area? But don’t worry – the myopia management program...

Thanksgiving and Eye Health: Eat Well  – See Well: www.seelife.net

Thanksgiving and Eye Health : Vitamins, nutrients in holiday foods could benefit eye health: Eat Well  - See Well: www.seelife.net Eating well reflects not only...

Raising Awareness About Keratoconus

World Keratoconus Day is celebrated every year on November 10 to raise awareness of this rare eye condition. Read on to learn about keratoconus and...

EFFECTS OF DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME ON YOUR EYESIGHT

Daylight Savings Time  - Sleep and Vision   The change in daylight saving time will force most of us to get up and set our...

How to Win A World Series?: Ask the Pros – Contact Lenses for Sport (and Everyday)

"See the ball  - Hit the Ball" Ask the Phillies How that might win the World Series Ask Bryce Harper how contact lenses have transformed...

Could You Pass on the Keratoconus Gene?

Genetic testing can help determine whether you have a genetic variant that may put you or your children at risk for certain diseases. Read on...

Living With Dry Eye Syndrome

In the grand scheme of things, having dry eyes might not seem like a big deal, but dry eye syndrome can negatively affect your quality...

Protect Your Eyes With These Contact Lens Safety Tips

It's Contact Lens Safety Month, which makes it the perfect time to brush up on ways to keep your eyes and vision healthy when wearing...

Childhood Glaucoma: Here’s What You Need to Know

Glaucoma in children is rare, but when it occurs, it must be treated with surgery to prevent vision loss. Read on to learn more about...

Eye Health and Safety during Halloween Season: Keep Your Eyes Safe on Halloween

Eye Health and Safety during Halloween Season: Keep Your Eyes Safe on Halloween All contact lenses must be prescribed by a licensed eye doctor such...

Why Glasses Are Not the Solution for Progressive Myopia

Traditional myopia correction uses glasses to improve visual acuity, but they are not a solution for controlling myopia’s progression and may even contribute to worsening...

Eye Health Concerns with Breast Cancer (and other Cancers)

Eye Health Concerns with Breast Cancer (and other Cancers) October is breast cancer awareness month and ocular health can show signs of metastasis. Most people...

Contact Lens Options and Safety – Deciding If Contact Lenses Are An Option

Are Contact Lenses Right for You? Contact lenses are available for virtually every prescription and lifestyle. Being able to see well, for most, is essential...

How Long Does It Take for Macular Degeneration to Progress?

Macular degeneration is a disease that can threaten your sight as it progresses, but early diagnosis and treatment can delay and even lower your risk...

Are You Suddenly Seeing Dark Spots? Here’s What You Should Do

Seeing floaters is common and usually nothing to worry about. Yet there are times when floaters are a sign of a serious eye condition. Here’s...

Is Myopia Management Worth The Financial Investment?

The most important reason for choosing myopia management is to protect your child’s precious gift of sight from sight-threatening eye diseases. But here’s an added...

Can You Wear Contacts With Corneal Dystrophy?

If you have corneal dystrophy, it will become increasingly difficult to wear standard contact lenses. Scleral lenses are an excellent choice for patients with many...

3 Effective Ways to Relieve Dry Eyes

Dry eye syndrome is one of the most common eye conditions in the world, yet many people put up with the discomfort, even though it's...

What Are the 5 Most Common Dry Eye Symptoms?

Many substances and situations can cause dry eyes, such as certain medications, hormonal changes, and your environment. No matter the cause, having dry eyes feels...

Ways You Can Prevent Vision Loss From Glaucoma

Unfortunately, glaucoma doesn't show any symptoms until its advanced stages. Read on to learn what you can to preserve your vision and live your best...

5 Eye Symptoms You Should Never Ignore

Here are 5 eye symptoms that you should never ignore. Call Hopewell-Lambertville Eye Associates without delay if you or a loved one experiences any of...

Why Back to School Eye Exams Are Important?

Why Are Eye Exams Important? Good vision is critical to the academic and athletic performance of your kids (and yourself). While parents are anxious that...

Computer Vision and Digital Eyestrain

There’s one demographic that may use screens more than any other: gamers. Results from our Gamer Survey show that on average, gamers spend more than...

LASIK Complications: How Scleral Lenses Can Help You Regain Clear Vision

Have you or a loved one have experienced complications following LASIK or any other type of refractive surgery? Scleral lenses may be just the solution...

How to Reduce Your Child’s Risk of Myopia

Childhood myopia — nearsightedness — is reaching epidemic proportions. Fortunately, there are steps parents can take to reduce their child’s risk of developing myopia.

Start The Year Right With A Pediatric Eye Exam

Every child should have a comprehensive eye exam before the start of the new school year. Just as you wouldn’t consider sending them to school without...

Back-to-school eye exams are crucial

Parents and educators often incorrectly assume that if a child passes a pediatrician’s or school screening, there is no vision problem. The American Optometric Association...

Why Get Custom Contact Lenses?

Custom contact lenses are specially designed to fit irregularly-shaped corneas. If you find wearing regular contact lenses uncomfortable, ask your optometrist if custom contact lenses...

How Does High Myopia Affect Eye Health?

High myopia isn’t just difficulty seeing faraway objects. It can actually increase the risk of developing serious eye diseases later in life. Read on to...

How High Blood Pressure Can Lead to Vision Loss

If you’ve been diagnosed with high blood pressure, you're at risk of developing certain eye diseases. Read on to find out how to protect your...

Can I Be Blinded By A Nerf® Gun?

Did you know that Nerf® guns, a supposedly safe children’s toy, have been shown to cause eye injury in certain cases? What makes them so...

Summer Eye Problems – Precautions

Summer Eye Problems While the hot weather gives us a warm welcome from the chills of winter and the showers of spring, hot weather can...

Hyperopia and Your Child

Hyperopia affects near vision in children and young adults. Want to know more about hyperopia? Here we explain ways to recognize the condition and help...

Why Is There Sticky Mucus In My Eye?

Whether you call it eye goop, crusties or gunk, there are times when a bit of mucus around your eyes is normal — and times...

Summer Eye Safety: Goggles – Contact Lenses – Protective Lotions (SPF)

  Nothing beats the allure of a shimmering swimming pool on a hot summer’s day. But before you dive in, make sure your eyes are...

Fireworks and Eye Safety: What You Need to Know

Enjoy the Celebration of the 4th of July  -  But Be Safe As families and communities make plans for a star-spangled Fourth of July, many...

Everything You Need To Know About Keratoconus

Keratoconus is a progressive eye disease that causes the cornea to thin and bulge, resulting in blurry and distorted vision. Here are the most commonly...

Can Cataract Surgery Prevent Dementia?

Cataract surgery not only improves vision. Research suggests that cataract surgery may also prevent cognitive decline.

You Can Get Sunburned Eyes: Yes – Be careful

Did you know that your eyes can get sunburned? Can you get sunburned eyes? The short answer is YES. You can get sunburned not just...

Can We Stop Myopia From Progressing?

Myopia management, an optometrist-developed program, can slow and even halt the progression of a child’s myopia. Read on to learn more.

June 27 Is National Sunglasses Day!

Here’s how you can celebrate National Sunglasses Day on June 27.

What’s The Connection Between Dry Eye And Asthma?

Studies have found a correlation between asthma and dry eye syndrome. Fortunately, a dry eye optometrist can help by treating your uncomfortable dry eye symptoms.

How to Slow Down Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Cataracts

Nutrition  - AREDS: Help You Keep Your Vision People whom have concerns about their eye heath or suffer this vision impairment should learn about the...

Cataract Awareness

June Cataract Prevention: To learn more  - ask the doctors of Hopewell Lambertville Eye: http://www.seelife.net https://da4e1j5r7gw87.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/1270/2022/06/cataracts.mp4 Prevent Blindness America has declared June as Cataract Awareness Month. Cataracts are the...

COVID-19 Office Updates

For your safety and the safety of our staff, we ask all of our patients and staff to wear masks when entering our offices.  As...
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