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2012-11-13 11:07:42

First study to refute a common health misconception to be presented at the 116th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology A new study provides the first clear evidence that vision or eye problems are rarely the cause of recurring headaches in children, even if the headaches usually strike while the child is doing schoolwork or other visual tasks. Many parents assume that frequent headaches mean their child needs glasses, so they ask their doctor to refer their child for an...

2012-05-19 23:12:45

This week medical professional across the country recognize annual eye-smart week. Dr. Khanna, Medical director of the Khanna Vision Institute, joins in the festivities and urges patients to visit an ophthalmologist and get their vision checked. Vision is often taken for granted and this week the American Academy of Ophthalmology reminds us vision is a necessity. Los Angeles,Ca (PRWEB) May 18, 2012 Many Americans are not aware but this week, May 14th thru the 18th is annual eye-smart week....


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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