Media Room

News Releases:

July 2017: Back-to-School Eye Exams Essential to Helping Children Succeed in the Classroom

June 2017: Nebraskans urged to consult eye doctor before ordering contacts online

January 2016: Glaucoma affects 2.7 million people in the United States and is the second leading cause of blindness

October 2015: Nebraska Optometrists Offer Free vision assessments to any 3-year-old

July 2015: Ready for School: Concern Growing Over Time Kids Spend Indoors on E-Devices

May 2015:  Do Your Sunglasses Really Protect Your Eyes from the Sun?

March 2015: Light from Electronics Adding to Digital Eye Strain

January 2015: Early Detection and Treatment is Key in Protecting Vision from the Effects of Glaucoma

October 2014: Popular Halloween Costume Accessory can be Dangerous 

October 2014: Governor Heineman Proclaims October as “See to Learn Month” in Nebraska

May 2014: Vision & Learning Pilot Program helps children who might otherwise fall through the cracks

March 2014: Five Tips for a Lifetime of Healthy Vision; Save Your Vision Month

January 2014: What Parents Should Know About The Pediatric Optometric Care Benefit

April 2013: NOA Kicks Off Statewide Campaign with Zany “Dr. EyeCare” Video

February 2013: Glaucoma

November 2012: Schedule Your Annual Eye Exam

July 2012: Children’s Vision

April 2012: High-Tech Optometry

Mom’s Everyday Interviews:

What Parents Should Know About The Pediatric Optometric Care Benefit: 
Dr. Darren Wright, President, Nebraska Optometric Association

SEE TO LEARN® Program offers free vision assessments for three-year-olds:
Mary Lauritzen, Presidnet, Nebraska Foundation for Children’s Vision

For NOA Members:
Click on the images to download the Better Access to Quality Eye Care resources

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