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New Possibilities

Lisa Rosas | Posted 01.09.2017 | Healthy Living
Lisa Rosas

Possibilities come when we least expect them. At times they come as a surprise. Other times it takes a vision to put forth and take action for the c...

Vision and Blindness

Robert E. Slavin | Posted 01.06.2017 | Education
Robert E. Slavin

If you wear reading glasses, please remove them for a moment, and continue reading. Back to normal? For a moment, you had an experience like that o...

10 Steps To Plan Your Best Year Yet

Elyse Santilli | Posted 12.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Elyse Santilli

You may be tempted to countdown the days until you can kiss the year goodbye, but this is the perfect time of year to reflect on the past 12 months an...

The Difference Between House Cats and Wild Cats

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 12.05.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

Humans have been hanging out with cat companions for nearly 10,000 years, but despite all the quality time we've spent with them, we still know very l...

What I Am For

Philip Gulley | Posted 11.22.2016 | Religion
Philip Gulley

Thanksgiving is this Thursday and we'll be with our families. I was talking with a woman this week and she said she was dreading it, because she has ...

What is it Like to Have PRK Surgery?

Quora | Posted 11.17.2016 | Healthy Living

What is it like to get PRK corrective eye surgery? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answere...

Where There Is No Vision There Is No Business

Melinda Emerson | Posted 10.26.2016 | Business
Melinda Emerson

How can you make success happen if you can't envision it? Small business ideas are just that ideas. In order to move an idea forward you must focus o...

This Is How Colorblind People See The World

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 11.01.2016 | Healthy Living

Ever considered the idea that your version of the color red isn’t someone else’s red? As many as eight percent of men and .5 percent of women of N...

Perception: How Your Mind Plays Tricks On You

Jodie Rogers | Posted 10.24.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jodie Rogers

When we look at the world, do we see things how they are? Or how we think they should be? Do we see everything there is to see? Often, when we see som...

Help! I Hate My Boss!

Gerard Kersey | Posted 10.04.2016 | Business
Gerard Kersey

How many times have you heard this? How many times have you said this? I know I have heard and said this many times. Actually a great number of people feel this way at some point in their professional career. From my personal experience and from the individuals I have spoken to it comes down to two reasons.

10 Things That Are Ruining Your Eyesight

The Active Times | Posted 09.13.2016 | Healthy Living
The Active Times

According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, nearly one million eye infections that require a visit to the doctor or hospital happen each year ...

Is Your Business Confused?

MaryEllen Tribby | Posted 09.06.2016 | Business
MaryEllen Tribby

By MaryEllen Tribby Many entrepreneurs and small business owners make the mistake of not taking the time to craft a mission statement. They think it'...

8 Things To Know Before You Get Lasik | Posted 08.29.2016 | Healthy Living

But if you're considering Lasik, you probably have some questions like, "Will I be laid up for days?" "Will it hurt?" And: "What are the odds it'll work?" Before you go under the laser, here are a few things you should know.

What Makes a Good Leader? Why Trump Gets a Thumbs Down

Reiner Lomb | Posted 08.22.2016 | Politics
Reiner Lomb

I am deeply concerned about the upcoming presidential election given the scale and complexity of the challenges facing our country and the wider world. Issues such as climate change, global terror, gun violence, the refugee crisis, and the growing social and economic divide, have led to a very negative public mood in the United States.

Build Your Creative Office Space

Sophie Andrews | Posted 08.11.2016 | Business
Sophie Andrews

There are few things in life that can suck the creative energy right out of you quite like that of a drab and boring office space. Homogenous rows of cubicles completely devoid of personality might be the worst, but generic beige walls and bland carpets are horribly oppressive in their own right.

A Sorry Sight: Contemporary Culture Causing Vision Epidemic

Paul Spector, M.D. | Posted 08.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Paul Spector, M.D.

This is both good news and bad. It costs nothing to address most of these things and requires no doctor, therapist or trainer. But natural behaviors like moving or going outdoors do not come naturally to a culture conditioned to medicate its way to health.

How Do Our Brains Process Another Person's Gaze?

Quora | Posted 08.02.2016 | Science

How do we know when someone is looking at us? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by ...

These Mice Watched A Classic Orson Welles Film For Science

The Huffington Post | Bahar Gholipour | Posted 07.15.2016 | Science

Orson Welles probably never thought some viewers of his masterpiece “Touch of Evil” would be mice. These classic film-viewing rodents belong to t...

World's Only Flying Eye Hospital Provides Eye Care To Those In Need

The Huffington Post | Madeline Diamond | Posted 07.08.2016 | Travel

The nonprofit Orbis International is using an unconventional method to deliver eye care ― a rehabbed cargo plane. The Flying Eye Hospital, a program...

Four Clever Ways To Get Free Or Discounted Lasik Eye Surgery

Clair Jones | Posted 06.22.2016 | Healthy Living
Clair Jones

Lasik can be expensive, but it doesn't have to break the bank. For me, it has been worth every penny I paid -- but I definitely wish I had looked deeper into my financial options before taking the plunge.

Here's Why Most Of Us Don't Draw Faces Any Better Than Kids Do

The Huffington Post | Bahar Gholipour | Posted 06.20.2016 | Science

Faces are everywhere. You see them pretty much every day for pretty much your entire life. Yet if you were to draw a human face, chances are that you ...

New Report Finds China's Optical Industry Is Creating Blurry Future For World's Most Populous Nation

Maureen Cavanagh | Posted 06.16.2016 | Healthy Living
Maureen Cavanagh

The China Center for Health Development report is a signal that the country's optical industry must improve its quality and professional standards in order to address a vision problem within its population that is expected only to continue growing.

Vote For You: A Commencement Address for Graduating to the Next Level of Your Work and Life

Tara-Nicholle Nelson | Posted 06.14.2016 | Women
Tara-Nicholle Nelson

Last week, I had the great honor of delivering the Commencement Address at one of my alma maters: California State University Bakersfield, where I did...

5 Ways to Keep Your Eyes Healthy this Summer

Dave Austin | Posted 06.09.2016 | Fifty
Dave Austin

June is National Cataracts Awareness Month, so there's no time like the present to take the steps necessary to ensure proper vision health. All too of...

Career Woman to Caregiver

Shanna B. Van Ness | Posted 06.09.2016 | Women
Shanna B. Van Ness

As I sat at my desk October 23rd, 2015 I began to devise a plan to off-board my managerial position at a large public serving institution I realized t...