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5 Ways to Get Your Kids Outdoors This Winter and Save Their Vision

By Birmingham Vision Care | December 3, 2020

Just because the weather is cooling down, it doesn’t mean that your kids should be kept indoors all winter long. In fact, there are many reasons to have them spend time outdoors, not least of which is to protect your child’s vision.

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New Glaucoma Test

“Scientists are developing a new test that could detect glaucoma ten years before symptoms appear – and potentially save the sight of millions of people. The technology, which detects dying nerve cells in the eye, has the potential to identify other neurological conditions at an early stage, such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. Glaucoma is the…

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Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Macuhealth and You!

Age-related macular degeneration is the leading cause of vision loss and blindness among patients 65 and older. Also know as AMD, age-related macular degeneration is degeneration of the macula or the part of the retina that is responsible for sharp, central vision. It is this central vision that is needed to drive or read. AMD…

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Patient Appreciation Event

Birmingham Vision Care Presents Our 5th Annual Patient Appreciation Event Featuring Tom Ford Eyewear, Prodesign Eyewear and Day Acuvue Define Contacts Saturday, April 25th from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 4114 W. Maple Road Bloomfield Twp. Hors D’oeuvres and Beverages Guests and Friends Welcome

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New 1-Day Acuvue Moist Multifocal

Birmingham Vision Care is excited to be a part of the pre-launch for the new 1-Day Acuvue Moist Multifocal. This new daily contact lens is specifically designed for the natural shape and function of the aging eye. A long-lasting cushion of moisture will help reduce symptoms of dryness while providing you with a superior vision…

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The Science of Why No One Agrees on the Color of This Dress

By Adam Rogers for WIRED The original image is in the middle. At left, white-balanced as if the dress is white-gold. At right, white-balanced to blue-black. The fact that a single image could polarize the entire Internet into two aggressive camps is, let’s face it, just another Thursday. But for the past half-day, people across…

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Ortho-K Treatment May Help Slow Myopia’s Progression In Teens

In this interesting New York Times article by Sindya N. Bhanoonov, we learn that the rate of myopia in children is on the rise. No one is sure why this is happening but some eye specialists are offering young patients special contact lenses that, when worn over night, can correct vision for the next day. This treatment is called orthokeratology…

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Acuvue® Define™ available at BVC!

BVC is excited to share our big news with you!  We are one of the first offices in the country to offer the exclusive 1-Day Acuvue Define.  This new lens will highlight the natural beauty of your eyes to create a brighter, more memorable you.   We are excited to be able to offer this…

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Ladies Night Out

Birmingham Vision Care invites you to a Ladies Night Out! Join us for a night of eye make-0vers on Thursday, July 31 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Applications of neotensil™ for the eyelids. Featuring special guest make-up artist Loriann Iacobelli and the launch of Air Optix Color Contacts. Hors d’oeuvres and wine will be…

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Protect Your Eyes From ‘Blue Light’

This article was republished from NewsSentinel.com. Click to view the original article. From StatePoint, Saturday, July 5, 2014 – 12:01 am The Information Age has moved society into a 24/7 electronic environment that exposes us to harmful light pollution every day. New research is illuminating the dangers of “blue light,” a high-energy wavelength of light that can disrupt the sleep…

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Patient Appreciation Day A Great Success!

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Fourth Annual Patient Appreciation Day on Saturday, May 10th. We had a great turn-out and lots of fun.

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