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UCLA Health
June 5, 2018
Early Detection of Rare Eye Cancer is Important.
https://connect.uclahealth.org/2018/06/05/early-detection-of-rare-eye-cancer-is-important/

New York Times
May 5, 2018
A Simple Way to Improve a Billion Lives: Eyeglasses.
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/05/health/glasses-developing-world-global-health.html

New York Times
May 1, 2018
Why Was Her Vision Jerky and Blurry if There Was Nothing Wrong With Her Eyes?
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/01/magazine/why-was-her-vision-jerky-and-blurry-if-there-was-nothing-wrong-with-her-eyes.html

Healthline
April 20, 2018
Cosmetic Eye Color Surgery Leaves Instagram Model Partially Blind. Dr. Colin McCannel, Medical Director of the Stein Eye Center in Santa Monica, says such surgeries aren’t worth the risk.
https://www.healthline.com/health-news/cosmetic-eye-color-surgery-leaves-instagram-model-partially-blind#1

UCLA Health
April 19, 2018
Basketball, Baseball and Air / Paintball Guns Top the List of Leading Causes of Eye Injuries.
https://connect.uclahealth.org/2018/04/19/basketball-baseball-and-air-paintball-guns-top-the-list-of-leading-causes-of-eye-injuries/

Jewish Journal
March 28, 2018
Theater for (and by) the Blind.
http://jewishjournal.com/culture/arts/232483/theater-for-and-by-the-blind/

UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center
February 22, 2018
Study shows need for early support among people with uveal melanoma.
https://cancer.ucla.edu/Home/Components/News/News/1126/1631

Doheny Eye Institute
February 2018
A conversation with ocular cancer specialist Dr. Tara McCannel, Director of the Ophthalmic Oncology Center at UCLA.
https://doheny.org/podcast/conversation-with-dr-tara-mccannel/

UCLA Health
February 12, 2018
Most Americans unaware of one of the leading causes of blindness among seniors.
https://connect.uclahealth.org/2018/02/12/most-americans-unaware-of-one-of-the-leading-causes-of-blindness-among-seniors/

UCLA Health
January 24, 2018
Early detection critical to treating glaucoma
https://connect.uclahealth.org/2018/01/24/early-detection-critical-to-treating-glaucoma/?utm_campaign=search/

Doheny Eye Institute
January 22, 2018
A Conversation with Dr. David Sarraf of UCLA Stein Eye Institute: Emerging Imaging Technologies in Vision Care.
https://doheny.org/podcast/a-conversation-with-dr-david-sarraf/

Reuters
January 15, 2018
Greater screen time linked to worsening sleep quality in early childhood.
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-children-sleep/greater-screen-time-linked-to-worsening-sleep-quality-in-early-childhood-idUSKBN1F42JA

News Medical
January 4, 2018
Everyday eye movements may be cause of glaucoma in people with normal intraocular pressure.
https://www.news-medical.net/news/20180104/Everyday-eye-movements-may-be-cause-of-glaucoma-in-people-with-normal-intraocular-pressure.aspx

Mashable
December 19, 2017
Facebook uses facial recognition to help blind users identify people in photos: New tools for people with visual impairments.
http://mashable.com/2017/12/19/facebook-facial-recognition-blind-users-photos/#6spawQBRdqqA

New York Times
December 4, 2017
Cataract Surgery May Prolong Your Life.
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/04/well/live/cataract-surgery-may-prolong-your-life.html

UCLA Health
October 12, 2017
Ophthalmologists warn of five frightening risks of wearing contact lenses without a prescription
https://connect.uclahealth.org/2017/10/12/ophthalmologists-warn-of-five-frightening-risks-of-wearing-contact-lenses-without-a-prescription/

UCLA Daily Bruin Newspaper
October 11, 2017
UCLA Mobile Eye Clinic provides exams for preschool, homeless patients
http://dailybruin.com/2017/10/11/ucla-mobile-eye-clinic-provides-exams-for-preschool-homeless-patients/

CNBC
September 20, 2017
Amazing electronic glasses help the legally blind see, but they are costly.
https://www.cnbc.com/2017/09/20/these-amazing-electronic-glasses-help-the-legally-blind-see.html

UCLA Health
September 20, 2017
Tips to Ensure Your Kids’ Eyes are ‘Grade A’ This School Year.
https://connect.uclahealth.org/2017/09/20/tips-to-ensure-your-kids-eyes-are-grade-a-this-school-year/

UCLA Health
September 14, 2017
Ophthalmologists Encourage Making Your Eyes Part of a Healthy Aging Strategy.
In Observance of Healthy Aging Month in September.
https://connect.uclahealth.org/2017/09/14/ophthalmologists-encourage-making-your-eyes-part-of-a-healthy-aging-strategy/

Doheny Eye Institute | UCLA Stein Eye Institute
September 12, 2017
A conversation with Dr. Anne Coleman of Stein Eye Institute.
Her work addresses issues facing special populations, including children who visit the UCLA Mobile Eye Clinic, which she directs, and elderly patients, who can slow the progression of macular degeneration.
https://doheny.org/podcast/ann-coleman/

Health.com / Time Magazine
September 8, 2017
This Inspiring Woman Pushed Past Bias and Barriers to Invent Laser Cataract Surgery.
Patricia Bath, MD, became the first woman to join the faculty at UCLA School of Medicine’s Jules Stein Eye Institute and invented the laser probe that revolutionized cataract surgery. This pioneering eye doctor has helped restore the vision of millions of people—earning her a place in TIME’s new video series Firsts, which spotlights women who were the first in their fields to reach a level of achievement once reserved for men.
http://www.health.com/eye-health/patricia-bath-cataract-surgery

UCLA Health
August 10, 2017
Solar eclipse eye safety.
https://connect.uclahealth.org/2017/08/10/solar-eclipse-eye-safety/

Signature Moms
August 7, 2017
How Healthy Are Your Child’s Eyes?
https://signaturemoms.com/2017/08/07/how-healthy-are-your-childs-eyes/

UCLA Health
July 20, 2017
Will your sunglasses protect you from serious eye disease?
https://connect.uclahealth.org/2017/07/20/will-your-sunglasses-protect-you-from-serious-eye-disease/

The Atlanta Journal Constitution
June 20, 2017
A solar eclipse can blind you – here’s how to stay safe during August’s Great American Eclipse.
http://www.ajc.com/news/national/solar-eclipse-can-blind-you-here-how-stay-safe-during-august-great-american-eclipse/1jzP8xhqACMgVLJr28fKgJ/

NPR: National Public Radio – News & Analysis
June 16, 2017
Research Find Dressmakers Have Good Eyes and Not Just For Style: UC Berkeley Researchers Test for Stereoscopic Vision and the Ability to See in 3-D.
http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/06/16/532936445/research-finds-dressmakers-have-good-eyes-and-not-just-for-style

CBS News
June 14, 2017
After 20 years of Darkness, Bionic Eye Helps Blind Man See.
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/bionic-eye-helps-blind-man-see-in-boston/

Herald Mail Media
June 14, 2017
Healthy Steps to Protect Your Vision.
http://www.heraldmailmedia.com/life/columns/healthy-steps-to-protect-your-vision/article_5465d180-4104-5b5c-84ad-9e40ea0eb084.html

The Tennessean
June 5, 2017
Early and Frequent Screenings the Key to Child Vision Health.
http://www.tennessean.com/story/life/health/2017/06/05/early-and-frequent-screenings-key-child-vision-health/355128001/
…including common signs of child vision problems and summer eye safety…

NPR: National Public Radio – News & Analysis
June 2, 2017
Do Carrots Really Help Your Vision?
http://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2017/06/02/529142959/do-carrots-really-help-your-vision

CNN
May 30, 2017
Summer is Almost Here – What you Should Know Before Buying Sunglasses.
http://www.cnn.com/2017/05/30/health/sunglasses-uv/

UCLA’s Daily Bruin Newspaper
May 26, 2017
Student Assists in Research for Technology that Restored his Vision with Google Glass.
http://dailybruin.com/2017/05/26/student-assists-in-research-for-technology-that-restored-his-vision/

Chicago Tribune
May 24, 2017
How to Protect Yourself Against Vision Loss, a Growing Problem.
http://www.chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/health/sc-how-to-save-your-vision-health-0531-20170523-story.html

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