May Newsletter

Newsletter

Answers to Your Questions About Ultraviolet Rays Q. Why should I be concerned about the effects of ultraviolet (UV) rays on my eyes? A. Summertime often means long hours in the sun. Most of us remember to protect our skin from UV rays by applying sunblock, but your eyes need protection as well. It is important […]

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April Newsletter

Eye Care, Newsletter

Image of a solar eclipse

How to Safely View the Upcoming Total Solar Eclipse The next total solar eclipse will cross North America on April 8, 2024 (Image at right by kjpargeter on Freepik). A truly awe-inspiring event, a solar eclipse is when the moon blocks any part of the sun from our view. The bright face of the sun […]

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March Newsletter

Eye Care, Newsletter

Protect Your Scalp from Skin Cancer with Innovative Hair Volumizer You know that Bedminster Eye & Laser Center urges you to protect your eyes from the sun’s damaging UV rays with optical-quality sunglasses (scroll down to see article from The Optical Shoppe). With your health in mind, we are expanding our recommendation to protecting your […]

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February Newsletter

Eye Care, Newsletter

How to Protect Yourself from a Wrong Way Driver Note from Bedminster Eye and Laser Center founder Lawrence V. Najarian, MD: Recently, while driving at night on a highway, my family was almost killed by a wrong way driver. The only thing that saved my family was a reflexive understanding of the situation that I […]

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January Newsletter

Newsletter

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month Glaucoma is a leading cause of irreversible blindness in the United States. Glaucoma has no noticeable symptoms in its early stages, and vision loss progresses at such a gradual rate that people affected by the condition are often unaware of it until their sight has already been compromised. During Glaucoma […]

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December Newsletter

Newsletter

The Bedminster Eye & Laser Team wishes you and yours Happy Holidays lit by the warm glow of family and friends! Thank you for entrusting your precious vision and eye health to us. The Eye Doctor-Approved Holiday Gift Guide Air guns are a notorious threat to the eyes. But new findings suggest these guns are harming more […]

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November Newsletter

Newsletter

FDA Warns Consumers to Stop Using These Eye Drops Please Note: The 26 brands of eyedrops in the FDA warning are considered generic or off-brand eyedrops and have never been recommended by Bedminster Eye & Laser Center for patient use. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)is warning consumers not to purchase and to immediately stop […]

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October Newsletter

Newsletter

Four Risks of Costume Contact Lenses Cosmetic contact lenses change your eye color or appearance, helping you make a subtle or bold statement with your eyes. But beware: buying cosmetic contact lenses not prescribed by an eye doctor who has examined your eyes can lead to serious eye problems—even vision loss. Contact lenses require a […]

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September Newsletter

Newsletter

FDA Warning about These Two Eye Drops The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA ) is warning consumers not to purchase and to immediately stop using Dr. Berne’s MSM Drops 5% Solution and LightEyez MSM Eye Drops – Eye Repair (both products shown at right) due to bacterial contamination, fungal contamination, or both. Dr. Berne’s products are […]

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August Newsletter

Newsletter

The Connection Between Vision and Learning Because so much of what is presented to children in schools is visual, vision and learning are closely related. There are many aspects to healthy and comfortable vision. Certain ones are particularly important when it comes to learning: If your child experiences problems with any of these aspects of […]

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