October 2018

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Low Vision Support Group, 10/3/18: Living a Full Life with Retinitis Pigmentosa
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Carla Brown is an amazingly energetic and active woman in spite of advanced Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP).  She will share some of the techniques, technologies and attitudes that have proved helpful.

The Low Vision Support Group meets on the first Wednesday of every month at 3 pm. The meetings are held at Smith-Kettlewell, which is located at 2318 Fillmore Street in San Francisco. There is no cost and everyone is welcome to attend.

 
 
Stopping the Rise of Myopia
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Myopia (near-sightedness) is on the rise worldwide. In East and Southeast Asia, up to 95% of young people require glasses. Up to 20% are highly myopic, with a substantially increased risk of pathological myopia, irreversible visual impairment, and blindness. 

 
 
 
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Attentive and subconscious mechanisms of smooth pursuit
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