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Think About Your Eyes to broadcast ads on primetime networks

February 14, 2017

Think About Your Eyes TV ads will appear on broadcast networks, such as ABC and NBC, during primetime programming and sporting events, including NBA and MLB games, for the first time in its history, beginning in mid February.

The vision industry’s national public awareness campaign will broadcast ads in primetime across 27 cable networks, including popular networks like USA, Comedy Central and FX, according to the press release.

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Study supports vision providers’ role in post-concussion assessment

February 14, 2017
Comprehensive vision assessment should be considered in children with concussion reporting academic difficulty and in the development of return-to-learn protocols…
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Dramatic increase seen in children injured by detergent pods

February 2, 2017
Researchers determined that eye injuries in young children from single-use liquid detergent pods are increasing, according to data from the National Electronic Injury…
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Annual ophthalmologic exams can better detect optic gliomas in pediatric patients

January 27, 2017
An annual ophthalmologic examination and screening for precocious puberty in children diagnosed with neurofibromatosis type 1 is important for early detection of optic…
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Non-infectious Uveitis: Moving Beyond the Standard of Care with an Eye on the Evidence

This activity is supported by educational grants from AbbVie, Inc.

Uveitis is one of the leading causes of preventable blindness worldwide with a prevalence in the US of about 38 cases…
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VIDEO: Time outdoors may prevent myopia

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Think About Your Eyes to broadcast ads on primetime networks

February 14, 2017
Think About Your Eyes TV ads will appear on broadcast networks, such as ABC and NBC, during primetime programming and sporting events, including NBA…

In the Journals

Study supports vision providers’ role in post-concussion assessment

February 14, 2017
Comprehensive vision assessment should be considered in children with concussion reporting academic difficulty and in the development of…

In the Journals

Dramatic increase seen in children injured by detergent pods

February 2, 2017
Researchers determined that eye injuries in young children from single-use liquid detergent pods are increasing, according to data from the National…

In the Journals

Annual ophthalmologic exams can better detect optic gliomas in pediatric patients

January 27, 2017
An annual ophthalmologic examination and screening for precocious puberty in children diagnosed with neurofibromatosis type 1 is important for early…

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Time outdoors, less homework protect against childhood myopia

January 27, 2017
Schoolchildren in Taipei City, Taiwan, who had emmetropia at baseline, had two myopic parents and spent at least 5 hours a week on homework had the…

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VIDEO: Analyses show potential cost savings of ROP screening, treatment program

January 26, 2017
KOLOA, Hawaii ― At Retina 2017, Timothy W. Olsen, MD, discusses the economic impact of implementing a nationalized program of screening and

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Home version of VR software for lazy eye released

January 18, 2017
ANAHEIM, Calif. – Vivid Vision Home is now available through more than 50 eye care clinics, and the company has plans to expand into additional…

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Survey: Screening, treatment for ROP lacking in US

January 12, 2017
Only about half of neonatal intensive care unit medical directors surveyed in a recent study said they felt there were enough ophthalmologists in…

Groups promote digital device guidelines for Maryland classrooms

January 3, 2017
Various vision and health advocates are encouraging Maryland lawmakers to regulate classroom screen safety in the same way that the U.S. Occupational…

Envision gala raises record-breaking donation

December 20, 2016
Envision announced that its Evening with Envision Phantom of the Opera Gala raised $446,000, making it the most successful event in its history. All…

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