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Whole You aims to aid those with sensory, physical mobility challenges

December 19, 2014

Mitsui Chemicals introduced the subsidiary Whole You Inc. in the U.S. to provide solutions for those with impaired vision, hearing and mobility.

Mitsui Chemicals will work with Dentca, PixelOptics and Panasonic Healthcare to create Whole You-branded products for those with sensory and physical challenges, according to a press release from Whole You.

AOA solicits nominations for National Optometry Hall of Fame

December 18, 2014
The American Optometric Association is now accepting submissions for the 2015 National Optometry Hall of Fame.Optometry Cares, which administers the

BLOG: A bump on the road to health care reform

December 17, 2014
As part of my traditional December activity, I review the work of 2014 and try to make plans for the New Year. Looking forward, I see a number of clouds over the road to…
Meeting News Coverage

AAO bestows awards upon industry veterans

December 11, 2014
During the American Academy of Optometry annual meeting, three optometrists were recognized for their contributions to the profession.Brien A. Holden, PhD, DSc, LOSc…
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Postoperative Inflammation and Pain

Postoperative Inflammation and Pain: Elimination of the Dynamic Duo to Improve Patient Outcomes

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Bausch + Lomb.

Cataract surgery has improved in both safety and outcomes in recent years. With advances in surgical techniques…
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Hom shares resources available for generic drugs

September 20, 2014
Milton Hom, OD, says the FDA has an online resource on generics and also discusses how older agents are now effective…
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Whole You aims to aid those with sensory, physical mobility challenges

December 19, 2014
Mitsui Chemicals introduced the subsidiary Whole You Inc. in the U.S. to provide solutions for those with impaired vision, hearing and…

AOA solicits nominations for National Optometry Hall of Fame

December 18, 2014
The American Optometric Association is now accepting submissions for the 2015 National Optometry Hall of Fame.Optometry Cares, which administers the…

BLOG: A bump on the road to health care reform

December 17, 2014
As part of my traditional December activity, I review the work of 2014 and try to make plans for the New Year. Looking forward, I see a number of…
Meeting News Coverage

AAO bestows awards upon industry veterans

December 11, 2014
During the American Academy of Optometry annual meeting, three optometrists were recognized for their contributions to the profession.Brien A…

BLOG: New study shows carb intake matters more than saturated fat

December 10, 2014
I just reviewed a study that looked at saturated fat intake and levels in the blood. Results? Doubling or even nearly tripling saturated fat in the…

Optometry Giving Sight launches crowdfunding campaign

December 9, 2014
Optometry Giving Sight is calling for donations to raise money for vision care for children in El Salvador.According to a press release, the global…

ABO offers exam in January

December 4, 2014
The American Board of Optometry's next board certification exam period is January 2015, the organization announced in a press release.  The…
Perspectives on Glaucoma

No association between POAG, Alzheimer's disease, researchers find

December 1, 2014
Primary open-angle glaucoma is modestly associated with the development of vascular dementia, according to a study recently published in the British
Prakash Nagarkatti, PhD Meeting News Coverage

Speakers share latest research on cannabinoids

November 18, 2014
DENVER – Three presenters here at the American Academy of Optometry plenary session discussed the dangers of recreational use of cannabinoids…
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Study results suggest vitamin D may protect ocular surface

November 18, 2014
DENVER – Cell-based research indicates that vitamin D may protect the ocular surface against infection and inflammation, according to a…
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