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August 2017
  It’s that time of year and as kids are either back in school, or headed there soon, it’s important to make sure they’ve got everything they need to have the best year yet. Ensuring their vision is healthy is a big part of that. Over the next few weeks, CEF will help answer some...
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  It’s that time of year and as kids are either back in school, or headed there soon, it’s important to make sure they’ve got everything they need to have the best year yet. Ensuring their vision is healthy is a big part of that. Over the next few weeks, CEF will help answer some...
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    You can stop preventable vision loss.   This is a story about real children, real heroes and real hope.   Charlie is a busy, playful 3-year boy who doesn’t know that he doesn’t see well.  He has amblyopia but no one knows this yet. To him, his vision is “normal.” Charlie is surrounded...
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    The 2017 Solar Ecipse is coming soon! And as we previously blogged, it’s incredibly important to protect your eyes and only look at the eclipse through special-purpose safe solar filters.   Many media outlets are reporting that imitation solar glasses are being sold that do not meet standards. Be sure to verify that...
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  This encore post is back by popular demand!   Research published this month in the medical journal, JAMA Ophthalmology, concludes that vision impairment in 3-5 year old children is expected to increase 26% by the year 2060, affecting more than 220,000 preschool children.   This is a startling finding considering that 94% of current...
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  The Children’s Eye Foundation is launching a national public awareness campaign: “SEE Your Best. Get A Vision Test.”     We’re very excited to announce that CEF is launching a new national public awareness campaign. We want to help parents know how important it is for kids to Screen Eyes Early (SEE) by getting...
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