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4 Essential Cataract Facts Every Patient Should Know, from Park Ophthalmology

Many Triangle residents diagnosed with cataracts turn for guidance to Dr. Beth R. Friedland and Park Ophthalmology. Unfortunately, cataracts are a leading cause of vision loss among adults older than 40, and one of the main causes of blindness in … Continue reading

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4 Facts About Night Blindness, from Park Ophthalmology

The beginning of Daylight Saving Time was a welcome change to Triangle residents who enjoy more daylight hours in the evenings. It’s also helpful for those who find driving and other tasks more difficult at night. Beth R. Friedland MD … Continue reading

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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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Rare yet Interesting Facts about Contact Lenses from Park Ophthalmology

Park Ophthalmology patients have a wealth of choices as they head to 2017 when it comes to vision correction and services. Consulting with Dr. Beth R. Friedland on the best treatment, whether it involves surgery, eye glasses or contact lenses, … Continue reading

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4 Important Suggestions for New Patients at Park Ophthalmology

Triangle residents who haven’t seen an eye doctor in a few years, or have just moved from another part of North Carolina or the country, might be a little nervous about what to expect during an exam with a new … Continue reading

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4 Critical Facts about Eye Health and Swimming

With daytime highs climbing into the 90’s and even touching 100 degrees this week in the Raleigh-Durham area, Triangle residents are heading to the pool in huge numbers to cool off. Whether it’s a regular exercise routine or just splashing … Continue reading

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5 Facts to Know About Cataract Surgery from Park Ophthalmology

Just like a camera, the human eye has a lens that directs light to the retina, providing clear images to the brain. Unfortunately, cataracts can often cloud the lens, and slowly diminish vision. More than 20 million people in the … 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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Beth R. Friedland M.D. Helps Patients Cope with Seasonal Eye Irritations

Spring is in full swing as we quickly head into May in the Raleigh-Durham area and the flowers popping up everywhere. The JC Raulston Arboretum at North Carolina State has begun it free guided tours for the season and our … 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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