Friday, October 9, 2015

Pebble HD Magnifier and Dr. Ming Wang On Columbus Day Weekend Show

Pebble HD Electronic Magnifier

Dr. Ming Wang (Wang Vision 3D Cataract and LASIK Center - Nashville, TN)

On this Columbus Day weekend show, we have Enhanced Vision's Marc Stenzel discussing the newly redesigned portable HD magnifier, called the Pebble.

Then, Dr. Ming Wang of Nashville's Wang Vision 3D Cataract and LASIK Center talks about 3D Laser Kamra, which is a procedure that helps those over 45 with presbyopia.

10/10/2015 Podcast (Click Image Below)

Dr. Rachel Bishop and Jennifer Rothschild On Oct. 3-4 Show

Dr. Rachel Bishop (National Eye Institute - Bethesda, MD)

Jennifer Rothschild (Springfield, MO)

Dr. Rachel Bishop of the National Eye Institute discusses the NEI's part in the PREVAIL III study that explores the ebola virus's effects on the eye.

Then, author, songwriter, and speaker, Jennifer Rothschild, of Springfield, Missouri, talks about she has led an adventurous life since being diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa at the age of 15.

10/3/2015 (Click Image Below)

Friday, September 18, 2015

Dr. Thomas Greenwell and Eyewear Gallery's Dr. Warren Johnson and Melissa Moore On Sept. 19-20 Show

Dr. Thomas Greenwell (National Eye Institute - Bethesda, MD)

Dr. Warren Johnson (Eyewear Gallery - Memphis, TN)

Melissa Moore (Eyewear Gallery - Memphis, TN)

Dr. Thomas Greenwell of the National Eye Institute explains how a circuit in the eye relies on a built-in delay to see small moving objects.

Then, Eyewear Gallery's Dr. Warren Johnson and Melissa Moore talk about the potential for children to be misdiagnosed with ADHD because of insufficient eye screenings.

9/19/2015 Podcast (Click Image Below)

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Vuzix M100 Smart Glasses and Dr. Emily Chew On Labor Day Weekend Show

Vuzix M100 Smart Glasses

Dr. Emily Chew (National Eye Institute - Bethesda, MD)

Paul Travers of Vuzix discusses M100 Smart Glasses with Smart Gold Lenses that allow for greater visual clarity, while minimizing eyestrain and eye fatigue.

Then, Dr. Emily Chew of the National Eye Institute talks about a study that explores whether or not certain dietary supplements slow down the progression of age-related macular degeneration.

9/5/2015 Podcast (Click Image Below)

Friday, August 28, 2015

Dr. Byron Lam, Dr. Rachel Caspi, and Dr. Reiko Horai On August 29-30 Show

Dr. Byron Lam (Bascom Palmer Eye Institute - Miami, FL)

Dr. Rachel Caspi (National Eye Institute - Bethesda, MD)

Dr. Byron Lam of the University of Miami's Bascom Palmer Eye Institute discusses how the Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System assists those with severe retinitis pigmentosa.

Then, Dr. Rachel Caspi and Dr. Reiko Horai of the National Eye Institute explain a possible relationship between bacteria in the gut and the cause of autoimmune uveitis.

8/29/2015 Podcast (Click Image Below)

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Sharon McConnell Dickerson Special Guest On August 8 Show

Sharon McConnell-Dickerson (Como, Mississippi)

Sharon McConnell Dickerson talks about how she has dealt with uveitis to become an accomplished sculptor, who has become best known for her lifecasts of famous musicians.

8/8/2015 Podcast (Click Image Below)

Friday, July 31, 2015

Dr. Gang Luo and Dr. Edward Chaum on August 1-2 Show

Dr. Gang Luo (Schepens Eye Research Institute - Boston, MA)

Dr. Edward Chaum (University of Tennessee Health Science Center - Memphis, TN)

Harvard Medical School and Schepens Eye Research Institute's Dr. Gang Luo explains how a pocket-sized collision warning device in development can help those with extreme visual impairment.

Then, the University of Tennessee Health Science Center's Dr. Edward Chaum goes over his collaborative research with Oak Ridge National Laboratory concerning a nanoplatform, that can better look like cellular changes in the eye that lead to macular degeneration.  The research is funded by a grant from the National Eye Institute of the National Institutes of Health.

8/1/2015 Podcast (Click Image Below)

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