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    The 4 Eye Diseases That Can Lead to Blindness

    It may seem like a horrible question, but if someone asked which is worse, losing your eyesight, hearing, memory, speech, or a limb, what would you say? A majority of people think that losing one’s eyesight is the worst possible health outcome, according to a study conducted by the Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns HopkinsRead more →
    • 29 APR 19
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    Summertime Toys: Family Fun Without Eye Injury

    Summertime Toys: Family Fun Without Eye Injury

    By Holly Bonner With Memorial Day fast approaching, families across the country are beginning to shop for summertime toys their hoping their kids will love. However, while some toys may appear to offer hours of entertainment, they may also pose a serious risk of eye injuries – including permanent vision loss. Low Vision Specialists ofRead more →
    • 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 →
    • 28 DEC 17
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    Some Things About Tech Were Good in 2017. No, Really.

    An estimated 10 million Americans are blind or visually impaired, and until recently, tech companies did not have much to offer them. But that’s changing, thanks to start-ups like eSight and Aira, two companies that are taking advantage of recent advances in mobile and imaging technology to help visually impaired people navigate the world. ContinueRead more →