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4 Surprising Facts about Sports-Related Eye Injuries

In North Carolina, 4,000 school children suffer eye injuries every year according to the National Society to Prevent Blindness. As an Ophthalmologist in the Triangle, Dr. Beth R. Friedland treats many of those injuries. Sports account for the vast majority … Continue reading

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5 Important Facts to Know about Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Age-related Macular Degeneration, or AMD, affects more than 2 million Americans, mostly individuals over 50 years of age; according to statistics compiled by the National Eye Institute, AMD is one of the leading causes of vision difficulties later in life. … Continue reading

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4 Facts that Sleep Keeps the Eyes Healthy

As the holiday season fast approaches, Triangle area residents find their calendars filling up with parties, dinners, shopping, and other fun seasonal entertainment. With this flurry of activity, Raleigh and Durham families can be tempted to short-change themselves on rest … Continue reading

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6 Ways Triangle College Students Can Maintain Eye Health

As the new school year and autumn quickly approach, Triangle area parents are helping their college-bound sons and daughters get ready for the big move to dormitory or apartment life and the exciting opportunity of higher education. The staff at … Continue reading

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5 Types of Eye Injuries that Require Quick Medical Attention

Eye injuries can range from those that heal on their own to more serious problems than can permanently damage vision. Dr. Beth R. Friedland of Park Ophthalmology wants her patients to understand some common types of injuries and what to … Continue reading

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Park Ophthalmology Shares the History of Eyeglasses

For anyone who has trouble seeing and needs vision correction, it’s almost impossible to imagine life without eyeglasses or contact lenses. Across the Triangle, Raleigh, and Durham, Dr. Beth R. Friedland and Park Ophthalmology offer patients the latest innovations in … Continue reading

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Learn About Diabetes and Vision Health from Beth R. Friedland M.D. at Park Ophthalmology

Diabetes is one of the most common medical conditions that affects vision. The American Diabetes Association reports that each year, 1.7 million Americans are diagnosed with diabetes. At Park Ophthalmology, Dr. Beth R. Friedland works to educate her Triangle area … Continue reading

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Park Ophthalmology Keeps Triangle Patients in the Driver’s Seat

A quick trip to the store for eggs and milk can become difficult when vision impairs driving ability. Many vision conditions that hamper driving skills can be corrected with the right eyewear or surgery, provided by Dr. Beth R. Friedland … Continue reading

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In the Triangle, Developing Good Vision Habits Helps Prevent Eye Strain

Vision plays an important role every day in all of our lives. We know as well that some popular daily activities can strain the eyes, causing an annoying, but easily remedied, problem. Dr. Beth R. Friedland of Park Ophthalmology in … Continue reading

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Sleep Apnea and Eye Health in the Triangle

Many people in Raleigh and Durham have experienced sleep apnea. This inability to sleep correctly each night puts great strain on the body and affects many organs. While many may guess it impacts the heart, it might be surprising to … Continue reading

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