Category General Articles


General Eye Care

March 10th, 2015. Posted by Dr. Shah

When you think about your health, you think about your heart, blood pressure and eating right. One thing you might not consider is the health of your eyes. Your eyes are always working for you, so it is important that you take care of them. Here are ...

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General Eye Care in the News: Breakthrough in AMD Treatment Announced

March 3rd, 2015. Posted by Dr. Shah

Age-related macular degeneration is one health problem that many seniors fear and with good reason. It robs individuals of their ability to see properly. At least that was the case until now. We've been following general eye care news and are happy t...

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Your First Trip to the Optical Boutique

February 17th, 2015. Posted by Dr. Shah

Choosing a pair of glasses for the first time can be a daunting task. At Beach Eye Medical Group, we have an optical boutique that has an extensive selection of glasses to choose from, as well as a helpful staff to aid you in selecting the perfect pa...

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6 Common Eye Problems

October 13th, 2014. Posted by Dr. Shah

At some point throughout your lifetime, its very possible that you will experience some sort of vision loss. While it can happen in your youth, as you age certain types of eye disorders become more common. Eyesight is one of the most valued senses, a...

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8 Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Eyes

August 27th, 2014. Posted by Dr. Shah

Your eyes are very important in many aspects, and losing your vision can be very difficult to adjust too. So how come when people focus on increasing their health, they neglect their eyes! Taking care of your eyes is a necessity, and even small simpl...

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Bad Eyesight? Here Are Symptoms You Should Never Ignore.

July 16th, 2014. Posted by Dr. Shah

While many eye related problems start to appear with age, there are many symptoms that point to a more serious problem and should never be ignored. If you experience any of these you should immediately contact your optometrist or ophthalmologist. 1....

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Who Does Your Child See First?

Who Does Your Child See First?

May 2nd, 2014. Posted by Dr. Shah

Your child's first eye exam can be a little confusing, a little daunting and a real adventure. While it might seem obvious to some, exactly who to set up an appointment with for your child first exam can be a little blurry. Is it the optician? Or is ...

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Computers and Your Eyes

Computers and Your Eyes

February 1st, 2014. Posted by Dr. Shah

With the winter months here, many people are spending increasing amounts of time in front of the computer while at home. The time spent is often on top of the many hours they are already spending at work looking at a computer screen. The extended am...

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Stop Rubbing Your Eyes

January 1st, 2014. Posted by Dr. Shah

Hey, you! Stop rubbing your eyes! We've all done it, whether it's in the morning or after waking up or even after an exhausting stretch at the computer, but be careful about how often you are rubbing your eyes. Has it become a habit? For many people...

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Winter Eyes and Pets

November 1st, 2013. Posted by Dr. Shah

Another day, another snowstorm. That's becoming almost a regular thing for a lot of us in the northeast. The wintry mix of ice and snow has unexpectedly kept a lot of people indoors for extended periods of times. What many people forget is that the ...

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