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2012-05-19 23:00:25

Leading surgeons from the ophthalmic industry will illustrate how recent breakthroughs in glaucoma management, cataract surgery and the treatment of retinal and macular disorders can help primary eye care doctors preserve vision loss during this Sunday 2012 Long Island Optometric Symposium sponsored by North Shore Eye Care. Smithtown, New York (PRWEB) May 19, 2012 Leading surgeons from the ophthalmic industry will illustrate how recent breakthroughs in glaucoma management, cataract surgery...

National Healthy Vision Month - ZEISS Online Vision Screening Check
2012-05-17 04:56:32

Connie K. Ho for RedOrbit.com Fuzzy outlines blur your vision. You squint to make out the letters on a sign or on the computer screen. These are a few of the signs that your vision is not as clear as it used to be. To correspond with Healthy Vision Month and the 100th Anniversary of ZEISS Precision Lenses, Carl Zeiss Vision decided to launch the ZEISS Online Vision Screening Check along with a set of online educational tools. Carl Zeiss Vision develops progressive lens, eyeglass...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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