• 26 JAN 18
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    Stargardt’s Disease

    Stargardt’s Disease is a rare inherited retina disorder that strikes in childhood and adolescence, stealing vision. Also called juvenile macular degeneration, the disease causes progressive damage to the center of the retina that provides central vision. We work with many people who have Stargardt’s Disease, including Bryan and Bradford Manning, two visionaries who are theRead more →
    • 16 SEP 18
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    Rice Krispies Treats Takes a Real Step Toward Inclusivity

    Rice Krispies Treats Takes a Real Step Toward Inclusivity

    Kids with visual impairments can get loving messages with their snacks through Braille stickers and audio boxes. Kellogg’s is increasing accessibility to the full joys of Rice Krispies Treats for children with visual impairments. Continue reading full story.Read more →
    • 22 DEC 18
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    Preventing blindness in those with retinal degeneration

    Preventing blindness in those with retinal degeneration

    Some important news was reported in Science Daily earlier this year, news of great importance and potential to those suffering with retinitis pigmentosa, a condition that slowly steals vision and leads to blindness. More than two million people around the world live with the inherited disease that has no cure. Science Daily reported on aRead more →
    • 05 NOV 18
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    November news roundup

    November news roundup

    We like to keep you updated on the latest news from the world of ophthalmology and there are two very interesting items this week. The first is new research that shows the importance of wearing UV eyewear to protect the delicate skin around the eyes. The second news item is that Pinterest, the popular onlineRead more →