Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Uber's Legal Issues With Guide Dog Users And Comparing Avastin and Lucentis - May 21 & 22 Show

National Federation of the Blind (Baltimore, MD)

Dr. Maureen Maguire (University of Pennsylvania - Philadelphia, PA)
The NFB's Chris Danielsen goes over a lawsuit settlement between the ride-sharing service, Uber, and the NFB of California regarding riders, who use guide dogs.

Then, the University of Pennsylvania's Dr. Maureen Maguire explains a study that compares the effectiveness of Avastin and Lucentis and how often the two drugs should be administered.

5/21/2016 Podcast (Click Image Below)

Friday, May 6, 2016

Drooping Eyelids and Human Plus Lab On Mother's Day Weekend Show

Dr. Brian Fowler (Hamilton Eye Institute - Memphis, TN)

Eelke Folmer (University of Nevada - Reno - Reno, NV)

Dr. Brian Fowler of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center Hamilton Eye Institute in Memphis discusses how drooping eyelids can affect vision.

Also, Eelke Fowler of the University of Nevada-Reno explains scientific innovations at the Human Plus Lab that aim to get those with visual impairment more physically active.

5/7/2016 Podcast (Click Image Below)

Friday, April 22, 2016

Grapes For The Eyes and Eye Allergies On April 23 - 24 Show

Dr. Abigail Hackam (Bascom Palmer Eye Institute - Miami, Fla.)

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

The University of Miami Bascom Palmer Eye Institute's Dr. Abigail Hackam explains how grapes contain antioxidants that may hold the key to better retinal health.

Then, frequent guest Dr. Warren Johnson of Eyewear Gallery in Memphis discusses eye allergies and what to do to treat them.

4/23/2016 Podcast (Click Image Below)

Friday, April 1, 2016

NFBEI's Terry Smith and NASA's Dr. Scott Smith On April 2 - 3 Show

Terry Smith (National Federation of the Blind Blind Entrepreneurs Initiative)

Dr. Scott Smith (NASA Johnson Space Center - Houston, TX)

The NFB's Terry Smith explains the three focus areas of the National Federation of the Blind's Blind Entrepreneurs Initiative.

Then, NASA's Dr. Scott Smith discusses a genetic link between astronauts and vision problems in space.

4/2/2016 Podcast (Click Image Below)

Friday, March 18, 2016

Dolphin's SuperNova Line of Magnifiers With Jeff Bazer On March 19 Show

SuperNova Magnifier (Dolphin Assistive Technology)

Jeff Bazer of Dolphin Assistive Technology explains the features of Dolphin's SuperNova line of magnifiers, which includes models with speech output and screen reading capabilities.

3/19/2016 Podcast (Click Image Below)

Friday, March 11, 2016

Dr. Paul Sternberg of Vanderbilt On Preferred Practice Patterns For AMD

Dr. Paul Sternberg (Vanderbilt Eye Institute - Nashville, Tenn.)

Dr. Paul Sternberg of Vanderbilt Eye Institute discusses the preferred practice patterns in treating age-related macular degeneration and the effectiveness of certain drugs in treating the disease.

3/12/2015 Podcast (Click Image Below)

Friday, March 4, 2016

Blog Archive

About Me

3030 Poplar Ave. Memphis, TN 38111