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POB Eyeglasses Clinic Moving to 233 Massachusetts Avenue NE starting January 3, 2019
November 1, 2018

POB Welcomes New Executive Director Caren Forsten
March 1, 2018

Night of Vision celebrates 80 years of local sight-saving organization
March 21, 2016
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NIH Study Shows no Benefit of Omega-3 or Other Nutritional Supplements for Cognitive Decline
Aug. 26, 2015

In Uveitis, Bacteria in Gut May Instruct Immune Cells to Attack the Eye
Aug. 18, 2015
NIH Scientists Propose Novel Mechanism to Explain Autoimmune Uveitis

Laurel woman losing her sight raises funds for vision 5K
Aug. 17, 2015
31-year-old Kristina Howell, who has retinitis pigmentosa, is running with Laurel Eye Physicians and Surgeons
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6 things people with vision loss should know about going to the eye doctor
July 23, 2015
Tips from ophthalmologist Michael Summerfield at “Eye Care is for Everyone”
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NIH Update: 2015 Vision Matters Community Day
June 9, 2015
Prestigious lecturers, resource exhibitors will share at this free event for Vision Research Month and Cataract Awareness Month

NIH Macular Degeneration Research Update
April 22, 2015
Important event falls shortly after Roseanne Barr reveals she will go blind from the disease

For Your Eyes Only gala has a mission to save sight
March 16, 2015
29th Annual Night of Vision will honor community members, support local vision programs

Town Hall Meeting: Optimizing sight, living with low vision
Feb. 27, 2015
Three physicians to present on vision rehabilitation, assistive technologies and future hopes


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