Optometry

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Simple colour test could detect most common cause of visual impairment in the UK

A simple colour test that could detect the early onset of a condition which accounts for over half of visual impairment certifications in the UK is being researched by scientists at Aston University. , an optometry specialist at the School of Life & Health ... [Published Health Canal - 5 hours ago]
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California optometry scope expansion bill tabled until 2015

A bill in California that intended to allow optometrists to use therapeutic lasers and pharmaceutical agents approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration as well as immunizations has been ordered to inactive file, according to the California legislature ... [Published Orthopedics Today - 6 hours ago]
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Dr. Jay Henry is 'notable alumnus' in College of Optometry Centennial

4:00AMDr. Jay Henry ­recently was recognized as a ­notable alumnus in the "Ohio State University College of Optometry Centennial: Ohio State College of Optometry 100 Years of Great Vision."The son of Jack and Petty...Login if you are a registered use ... [Published Record Publishing Online - 10 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Optometry Board of Australia Reduces Registration Fees

The Optometry Board of Australia announced that it has reduced the registration fee for optometrists to $365, which is $30 less than in the previous year. The new fee will apply from 9 September 2014 and cover the registration period for most practitioners ... [Published Eyesmart - 13 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Age-Related Macular Degeneration Can Be Detected and Treated Early

Saint Louis, MO -- ( ReleaseWire ) -- 08/27/2014 -- Rosen Optometry of St. Louis announced today the addition of the latest equipment in the detection of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), one of the leading causes of blindness in seniors. The Foresee ... [Published SBWire - 14 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Richard Hartzell obit

Dr. Richard “Dick” HartzellDr. Richard “Dick” Hartzell, 81, Indianapolis, passed away Aug. 22, 2014.  He was born Dec. 26, 1932, in Kokomo, to the late Joseph and Mary (Host) Hartzell. Dr. Richard Hartzell, O.D. received his Doctorate in Optometry and ... [Published Kokomo Tribune - 15 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Details released for Optometry Tomorrow 2015

Next year’s Optometry Tomorrow conference will include sessions on paediatrics, AMD, glaucoma, binocular vision, low vision, dry eye, OCT and contact lenses.Tickets for the College of Optometrists’ event went on sale last week with a 50 per cent saving ... [Published Optician Online - 17 hours ago]
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Boots Opticians reports OSCE success

Boots Opticians said its pre-registration optometry students had achieved an ‘exceptionally high pass rate level’ in the College of Optometrists’ latest Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE).Its pass rate for the professional exam was reported ... [Published Optician Online - 17 hours ago]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

WHILE YOU WERE AWAY...

While school wasn't in session for most of the NSU community, some Sharks were spending their time making headlines. Take a look at what they did over the summer.NSU's Oceanographic Center started a campaign for coral reefsStudents at NSU's Oceanographic ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

8 Impressive Jobs That Surprisingly Pay Low

BANGALORE: It’s no surprise that fast food workers, cashiers and amusement park attendants don’t pull in a high pay packs on the job—but did you also know that gigs like architect or an optometrist earn fairly small paychecks, too? Well, a high profile ... [Published Silicon India - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Taco Bell store seeks OK

BLADE STAFF WRITERTaco Bell will be making a second run with the Perrysburg planning commission this week to build a 2,644-square-foot restaurant off State Rt. 25 near Levis Commons.At last month‘‍s commission meeting, the plan was shot down because there ... [Published Toledoblade.com - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

QUT Student Eyeball 2014: Oui Oui!

By night one way, by day another... oh wait! No ogres in this story, as the photographic optometrist Saleem Ha journeys on a quest to Brisbane, searching for the party known as ‘The Eyeball’.As the moon rose on the evening of 12 August 2014, students ... [Published Mivision - Aug 26 2014]

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"Our goal is to allow optometrists to practice more fully aligned with their education, training and experience.”"
"The Board reviewed its fees and considered that it was possible to reduce the registration fee without affecting its regulatory capacity. We can continue to ensure that optometrists are adequately qualified and experienced, and administer national registration standards, policies, codes and guidelines to guide the profession" Mr Waldron said
Some retailers will send you frames before you buy just to try on. "Something like that would at least be beneficial to check the fit of the frame."
...Nimesh Patel, an assistant professor at the UH College of Optometry (UHCO) and a consultant to NASA. "Although there is inter-individual variability, the trends are similar and will provide important insights into the mechanisms involved."

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Keeping old favourites, Casey’s Market brings i... [Published BCLocalNews.com - 3 hours ago]
Simple colour test could detect most common cau... [Published Health Canal - 5 hours ago]
California optometry scope expansion bill table... [Published Orthopedics Today - 6 hours ago]
KGMU allowed paramedical institute [Published Times of India - 9 hours ago]
Dr. Jay Henry is 'notable alumnus' in College o... [Published Record Publishing Online - 10 hours ago]
Optometry Board of Australia Reduces Registrati... [Published Eyesmart - 13 hours ago]
Vision problems for older adults can dim life e... [Published Health Canal - 13 hours ago]
Age-Related Macular Degeneration Can Be Detecte... [Published SBWire - 14 hours ago]
Richard Hartzell obit [Published Kokomo Tribune - 15 hours ago]
Move to universal cover requires review of fund... [Published FAnews - 17 hours ago]
Boots Opticians reports OSCE success [Published Optician Online - 17 hours ago]
Optoms Cycling for Sight take on Yorkshire dales [Published Optician Online - 17 hours ago]
Details released for Optometry Tomorrow 2015 [Published Optician Online - 17 hours ago]
Dr. J. Richard Brubaker [Published Lancaster Online - 20 hours ago]
Tips and Advice for Buying Glasses Online for Kids [Published Metro Parent - Aug 27 2014]
Collaboration aims to reduce, treat vision prob... [Published Bio-Medicine - Aug 26 2014]
Freeport News - 8/27 [Published Keep Me Current - Aug 26 2014]
WHILE YOU WERE AWAY... [Published Individual.com - Aug 26 2014]
8 Impressive Jobs That Surprisingly Pay Low [Published Silicon India - Aug 26 2014]
MECs Debbie Schäfer and Theuns Botha conduct s... [Published South African Government - Aug 26 2014]
Yellow pigment in eye helps see better through ... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Aug 26 2014]
Eye Exams an Important Part of Back to School P... [Published West Hartford Patch - Aug 26 2014]
Top marks for the shire [Published Batemans Bay Post - Aug 26 2014]
Local Non-Profits Help Rochester Area Children ... [Published Rochester-Rochester Hills Patch - Aug 26 2014]
Taco Bell store seeks OK [Published Toledoblade.com - Aug 26 2014]
QUT Student Eyeball 2014: Oui Oui! [Published Mivision - Aug 26 2014]
Yellow pigment in eye may aid vision through ha... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 26 2014]
Bye Bye Glasses! Displays that "correct" your v... [Published Reuters India - Aug 25 2014]
20/20 Optometry of Silicon Valley Helps Student... [Published MoneyShow.com - Aug 25 2014]
Charles George Metcalf [Published Shelby Shopper - Aug 25 2014]
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Peru: 1,900 treated in Cotabambas, Peru [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 19 2014]
Source: Health Partners International of CanadaCountry: Peru What can a team of 20 volunteers, all doctors or nurses, accomplish in five days with 10 Physician Travel Packs provided by HPIC? “Over 1,900 patients were triaged,” reported Dr. Duncan Miller ...
Southern College of Optometry Provides $1.3 Mil... [Published EON Consumer - Aug 14 2014]
MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Southern College of Optometry today announced that as of the close of fiscal year 2013-14, the college’s clinical programs provided $1,370,769 in uncompensated optometric care in the Memphis community, a 24 ...
Southern College of Optometry Provides $1.3 Mil... [Published Business Wire Education News - Aug 14 2014]
MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Southern College of Optometry today announced that as of the close of fiscal year 2013-14, the college’s clinical programs provided $1,370,769 in uncompensated optometric care in the Memphis community, a 24 percent increase ...
Southern College of Optometry Provides $1.3 Mil... [Published Business Wire Health News - Aug 14 2014]
MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Southern College of Optometry today announced that as of the close of fiscal year 2013-14, the college’s clinical programs provided $1,370,769 in uncompensated optometric care in the Memphis community, a 24 percent increase ...
Australian Optometry Firm Loses Defence Dept. C... [Published SANS NewsBites - Aug 05 2014]
Australian optometry company Luxottica lost its contract with the Australian Defence Force (ADF) after the ADF learned that the company had outsourced claims work that included patient data....... ...
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