VA Maryland Health Care System Offers Tips for Healthy Vision and Workplace Vision Wellness

Baltimore, Md. (PRWEB) March 19, 2015 Having good vision does not mean your eyes are healthy. The central vision can remain unaffected and even 20/20 or better, until the end stages of glaucoma and in the presence of other eye diseases or conditions. “Seeing well is not an acceptable reason to avoid getting regular eye ...

Prevent Blindness Warns Increased Screen Time in the Workplace Can Cause Vision Problems

Prevent Blindness Warns Increased Screen Time in the Workplace Can Cause Vision Problems
CHICAGO (PRWEB) February 24, 2015 Computers, tablets and smartphones are necessary devices in many workplaces today. With the increase in screen time, at work or leisure, the risk of digital eye strain also increases. According to a recent report from The Vision Council, more than 60 percent of adults spend five or more hours ...

Prevent Blindness and the National Black Church Initiative Team Up to Address Vision and Eye Health

Prevent Blindness and the National Black Church Initiative Team Up to Address Vision and Eye Health
CHICAGO (PRWEB) February 26, 2015 Prevent Blindness, the nation’s oldest volunteer eye health organization and the National Black Church Initiative (NBCI), a faith-based coalition of 34,000 churches across 15 denominations, are announcing today that they are joining forces to improve the vision and eye health of the coalition’s 15.7 million African American churchgoers. African ...

New Study by USC Eye Institute Shows Ranibizumab Reverses Vision Loss in Working-Age U.S. Hispanic and Non-Hispanic Whites Suffering from Diabetic Eye Disease

New Study by USC Eye Institute Shows Ranibizumab Reverses Vision Loss in Working-Age U.S. Hispanic and Non-Hispanic Whites Suffering from Diabetic Eye Disease
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 18, 2015 Ranibizumab, a prescription drug commonly used to treat age-related vision loss, also reverses vision loss caused by diabetes among Hispanic and non-Hispanic whites, according to a new study led by investigators from the University of Southern California (USC) Eye Institute. Diabetic retinopathy and diabetic macular edema are ...

Khanna Vision Institutes announces launch of an interactive lasik vision app on its website

Khanna Vision Institutes announces launch of an interactive lasik vision app on its website
Los Angeles, Ca (PRWEB) January 29, 2015 Khanna Vision Institute is excited to launch a new app that will provide a person with all the information needed in order to make a rational choice for vision correction procedure. This interactive tool provides information about Lasik and refractive eye surgery, SuperLasik, Pi in Eye, Visian ICL ...

Marshall B. Ketchum University Will Distribute Three Circle of Vision Awards for Distinguished Philanthropy

Marshall B. Ketchum University Will Distribute Three Circle of Vision Awards for Distinguished Philanthropy
Fullerton, CA (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 This year’s award recipients will be honored for their generosity in shaping Marshall B. Ketchum University. Glenda Secor, O.D., Chair of Marshall B. Ketchum University’s Board of Trustees will present three Circle of Vision Awards for Distinguished Philanthropy at the university’s annual luncheon. “The recipients of the Circle of ...

Khanna Vision Institute announces that Dr. Rajesh Khanna was recently interviewed for the Tee It Up Radio Show to discuss the secret relationship between vision and golf

Khanna Vision Institute announces that Dr. Rajesh Khanna was recently interviewed for the Tee It Up Radio Show to discuss the secret relationship between vision and golf
Los Angeles, Ca (PRWEB) December 22, 2014 Khanna Vision Institute is pleased to report that Dr. Khanna’s guest interview on the Tee It Up Radio Show was a big success. The Tee It Up golf show has been aired on Sunday mornings for the last 21 years. This week Los Angeles Lasik surgeon Dr. Rajesh ...

Visionary Leaders Across Sectors Issue a Renewed Vision for Protecting Children’s Environmental Health

Visionary Leaders Across Sectors Issue a Renewed Vision for Protecting Children's Environmental Health
(PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Last week, a historic meeting was convened by the Children’s Environmental Health Network at Wingspread, headquarters of the Johnson Foundation in Racine, Wisconsin. Visionary leaders representing perspectives from science, non-profit advocacy, environmental justice, child health, urban planning, academia, public health, business, economics, public policy, law, and agriculture gathered in urgent recognition ...