Eye Care

Health Vision Month - May

May is Healthy Vision Month: Why Taking Care of Your Eyes is Essential Self-Care?

Have you ever stopped to think about how much you rely on your eyes every single day? From the moment you wake up to the second you fall asleep, your eyes are constantly at work, helping you navigate through the world around you. Yet, despite their importance, we often take our...

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Eyes on Brickell: ICL-vs-Lasik

ICL vs. LASIK Eye Surgery: A Comprehensive Comparison Guide

ICL vs. LASIK Confused what to choose and why? Well, clear vision is essential for navigating the world around us, allowing individuals to see clearly and accurately. However, millions of people around the world experience blurry or distorted vision caused by common refractive errors such as nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. Did you...

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Sports-Related Eye Injuries

Play It Safe: Expert Tips For Preventing Sports-Related Eye Injuries!

April Is Sports Eye Safety Month! Did you know that approximately 30,000 Americans end up in the emergency room each year due to sports-related eye injuries? Basketball stands out for its high incidence of eye injuries, mainly due to the risk of finger pokes, resulting in approximately 6,000 cases each...

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March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month

March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month: 10 Tips for Protecting Your Vision at Work

March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month! The American Academy of Ophthalmology dedicated this month to raising awareness about vision and eye health protection at work. This initiative isn't just about preventing discomfort. It's about protecting your vision and reducing the risk of serious injuries. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics,...

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Eye Ointment Products Recalled Due To Infection Risk

Eye Ointment Products Recalled Due To Infection Risk

On February 22nd, 2024, four more eye ointment products were recalled. Federal investigators raised concerns over the potential lack of sterility assurance at a manufacturing facility operated by Brassica Pharma. This brings the total number of eye products recalled due to the risk of eye infections to twelve in recent months....

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Valentine’s Day: Red Roses or Red Eyes

What Do You Prefer On Valentine’s Day: Red Roses or Red Eyes?

Valentine's Day is a special occasion celebrated by couples and lovers worldwide. The Day is about expressing love, warmth, and companionship. However, it is also an ideal time to show yourself some love and care. Instead of adhering to norms and traditions, you can indulge in self-care this Valentine's month...

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Eyes on Brickell: Glaucoma Awareness Month - January

Glaucoma Awareness Month: Knowing The Types Of Glaucoma!

Glaucoma is a progressive eye condition that can lead one to permanent blindness, if not identified and managed on time. Did you know that approximately 3 million Americans have glaucoma? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) predicts this number will increase to 4.2 million by 2030. That is why...

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Eyes on Brickell: Back-to-School Eye Exams

A Complete Guide to Back-to-School Eye Exams and Vision Tests for Children

Bag, notebook, pencil, lunch box and water bottle? You'll surely have your kids ready for another school year with a proper back-to-school checklist, right? But you're missing out on ‘Back-to-school Eye Exams’—probably the most important thing you can do to prepare your little ones for school. While certain schools may...

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Eyes on Brickell: Artificial Tears FDA Eyedrops

Bacteria in Recalled Eye Drops ‘Artificial Tears Distributed by EzriCazre’ Linked to Cases of Vision Loss, Surgical Removal of Eyeballs

Are you familliar with Recalled Eye Drops? A rare strain of bacteria found in recalled eye drops 'Artificial Tears distributed by EzriCazre' has been linked to dozens of infections, as well as cases of vision loss, surgical removal of eyeballs and one death. Global Pharma Healthcare’s Artificial Tears Lubricant Eye Drops, distributed...

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