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Parents Speak Out about the Visual Link to Concussion Recovery

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month and ahead of that we have a press release from the College of Optometrists in Vision Development (COVD). The new movie ‘Concussion’ has thrown into the spotlight the real affects of having a child in contact sports like soccer or football and the potential risks of playing contact sports.…

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Preventing Eye Injuries During Firework Season

Each year, we honor Independence Day with a dazzling display of fireworks – whether it be right in our own backyards or at a community celebration. Although most families take precautions to protect themselves and their children against the potential dangers of fireworks, thousands still visit the emergency room every year – often with eye…

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The Science of Why No One Agrees on the Color of This Dress

By Adam Rogers for WIRED. The original image is in the middle. At left, white-balanced as if the dress is white-gold. At right, white-balanced to blue-black. The fact that a single image could polarize the entire Internet into two aggressive camps is, let’s face it, just another Thursday. But for the past half-day, people across…

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Winter Means Wearing Sunglasses

Many people associate wearing sunglasses with summer time but it is just as important to protect your eyes in the winter. This WebMD article, “Winter Means Wearing Sunglasses” by Jeanie Lerche Davis contains helpful information about protecting your eyes all year around. Click here to read the article.

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Reading Comprehension Workshop

Is your child having a difficult time remember what is read? Attend Dr. Montecalvo’s Reading Comprehension Workshop to discover how to improve your student’s ability to remember what s/he has read. With the helpful hits you learn at the workshop your student can learn how to use important visual skills o improve his/her comprehension. WHO?…

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Spelling Workshop

Spelling Workshop “Wen the blak hors coms undr the bard wir fnce it wil rnu a wa.” Are you having a difficult time reading what your child writes? Attend Dr. Montecalvo’s Spelling Workshop to discover how to improve your student’s spelling skills. With the helpful hints you learn at the workshop, in just one hour…

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Math Workshop

This workshop will demonstrate how to use visual perceptual skills to improve mathematical ability. Visual skills important for developing good understanding of math concepts include visualization, spacial orientation and spatial organization. WHO? Parents and students WHAT? Math Workshop WHEN? Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. WHERE? Nova Vision Care, 4244 Indian Ripple Road, Beavercreek,…

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Handwriting Workshop

Are you having a difficult time reading your child’s handwriting? Attend Dr. Montecalvo’s Handwriting Workshop to discover how to improve your student’s handwriting skills. With the helpful hints you learn at the workshop, in just two weeks your student can have improved handwriting. WHO? Parents and students WHAT? Handwriting Workshop WHEN? Thursday, November 13, 2014…

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