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2015-03-03 08:35:24

Millions of Americans Struggle with Conditions ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 39 million Americans suffer from severe vision impairment or a disorder that

2014-11-18 08:31:40

Survey says 41% of Americans are not aware that the vast majority of cases of visual impairment around the world can be prevented or treated NEW YORK, Nov.

2014-10-23 23:04:00

Governor Markell and Senator Coons join Vision To Learn Founder Austin Beutner at kickoff event.

2014-10-03 16:24:28

Good Vision Does Not Guarantee Good Eye Health JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If you can see clearly, you probably believe your eyes are healthy.

2014-09-18 08:36:58

My Mobile Light(TM) combines Bright Lighting and Mobility Support to help individuals with low vision maintain daily independence PIPERSVILLE, Pa., Sept.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.