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Glaucoma Eye Exams: Now is the Time!

About Glaucoma January Glaucoma Awareness Month is the time to remember that glaucoma eye exams are the key to early detection and diagnosis. Glaucoma is a disease that damages your eye’s optic nerve when fluid builds up in the front part of your eye and increases...

Concerned About Cataracts?

Are you concerned about having cataracts? Cataracts are one of the most common senior eye problems we hear about at Bloomfield Eye Associates. There are many myths and misunderstandings about cataracts and cataract surgery that sometimes cause unnecessary concern....

Know Your Glaucoma Risk Factors

January Glaucoma Awareness Month is an excellent time to learn more about glaucoma. Did you know that glaucoma doesn’t affect all of us equally? Know Your Glaucoma Risk Factors! Your glaucoma risk is increased if: You are over 40 years old You are African American....

Christmas Plants Treat Eye Tumors?

German researchers reporting in Science Signaling have identified a compound in the berries of the Coralberry plant that appears to be able to destroy Uveal Melanoma, the most common and an aggressive type of eye cancer. The Coralberry is a very common plant we use...