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SJEA’s Fall Food Drive

As we begin this season of gratitude, South Jersey Eye Associates is starting its Fall Food Drive. This year the collection will benefit GOT FOOD?—a free and confidential food pantry available to all registered Rowan College of South Jersey – Cumberland students. Bring in your donation of non-perishable food, diapers, formula, or personal hygiene products […]

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What Every Diabetic Should Know About Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic Retinopathy, a progressive disease of the retina, is a common complication of diabetes and one of the leading causes of blindness. The condition occurs when small blood vessels in the back of the eye are damaged by a build-up of glucose or fructose. This damage causes progressive vision loss in two ways: proliferative retinopathy, […]

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May is Healthy Vision Month — What’s Your Vision of the Future?

Many people see the doctor every year for a physical. Most of us also schedule regular visits to the dentist to get our teeth cleaned. But what about our eyes? It’s important to take care of your eyes — just like you take care of the rest of our body! Healthy Vision Month is the perfect […]

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April is Women’s Eye Health & Safety Month

Women often make the majority of their family’s health care decisions. In addition to being responsible for their own health, women are often responsible as caregivers for the health care choices of their children, partners, spouse, and aging parents. Taking care of themselves is not always a priority, but it should be, especially as it relates […]

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March is Save Your Vision Month

During “Save Your Vision Month”, Drs. Michael Feinstein and Brandon Wuzzardo would like to share 5 tips with you for a lifetime of healthy vision.  1) Get yearly comprehensive eye exams 2) Protect your eyes from harmful UV rays 3) Give your eyes a break from digital devices 4) Eat your fruits and vegetables, especially […]

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February Is AMD & Low Vision Awareness Month

With people in the United States living longer, eye diseases and vision loss have become major public health concerns. Currently, 4.2 million Americans ages 40 and older are visually impaired. By 2030, when the last baby boomers turn 65, this number is projected to reach 7.2 million, with 5 million having low vision. Low vision […]

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Learn More About Dry Eye Syndrome

Dry Eye

Dry eye syndrome is caused by a chronic lack of sufficient lubrication and moisture on the surface of the eye. Consequences of dry eyes range from subtle but constant eye irritation to significant inflammation and even scarring of the front surface of the eye.

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January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

  Glaucoma has no warning signs. Nearly 3 million Americans have glaucoma and half of them don’t even know it. Left untreated, glaucoma can result in permanent vision loss or even blindness. Fortunately, a comprehensive dilated eye exam can detect glaucoma in its early stages before noticeable vision loss occurs. While anyone can get glaucoma, […]

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Follow These Tips to Avoid Toy-Related Eye Injuries 


Toys and Eye Injury

With the holiday shopping season now in full swing, South Jersey Eye Associates joins the American Academy of Ophthalmology in reminding the public of certain safety guidelines when choosing the perfect gifts for little ones. A number of studies show that some popular toy types are commonly associated with childhood eye injuries. These include air […]

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10 Health Problems Your Eyes Could Be Showing Signs Of

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