Vision Monday VMail Weekend

June 4 and 5, 2022|


If It’s June, It Must Be Cataract Awareness Month

“Having the surgery was life-changing. I can see everything from the time on my alarm clock to a bird’s nest in a tree hundreds of feet away without glasses. It’s the most amazing experience I’ve ever had.” At age 49, Michael Sargent’s vision had become so impaired by cataracts that he couldn’t distinguish shapes or colors without his glasses on, even if objects were right in front of him. His ophthalmologist recommended cataract surgery and the results were life-changing. Throughout June, Prevent Blindness and the American Academy of Ophthalmology are among the many eyecare organizations, practitioners and groups making a major push to educate the public about the detection and treatment of cataracts.
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In Case you Missed It - VMail's Top Stories of the Week

CooperCompanies reports revenue increases, Transitions Academy 2022 showcases ‘Eye Care Love Forever,’ Lumenis OptiLight wins MedTech Breakthrough Award, gross revenue decreased, Jobson Tracker says and Prevent Blindness provides resources for Cataract Awareness Month all topped this week’s VMAIL news feed. Click on the headlines below to catch up on anything you might have missed.

CooperCompanies Reports Revenue Increases in the Second Quarter of 2022

Transitions Academy 2022 Showcases ‘Eye Care Love Forever’ at Opening of 25th Annual Meeting in Orlando

Lumenis OptiLight Wins MedTech Breakthrough Award for Best New Tech Solution for Ophthalmology

The National Average for Gross Revenue at ECP Locations Decreased for the Week of May 23-29, Jobson’s Latest Practice Performance Tracker Shows

Prevent Blindness Provides Educational Information and Resources on the Cause of Vision Loss for Cataract Awareness Month in June

Insta Pick - Noteworthy Posts From the People We Follow

Editor's Pick

Do You Know an Influential Woman in Optical? Nominate Her Now, Time Is Running Out—Survey Closes on Monday, June 6

NEW YORK—Vision Monday will once again be highlighting The Most Influential Women in Optical in our July/August issue, marking the 20th anniversary of our signature Special Report saluting women in the eyewear/eyecare industry. We are currently seeking nominations via an electronic survey form. The deadline for submitting nominations is June 6.
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VM's News Quiz

VM's News Quiz for the Week of May 29: Carrera on the Racetrack, the Crush of Student Loans and an ECP Poll

Did you follow the optical news this week? Take VM’s News Quiz to see how much you know. This week's quiz takes a look at Carrera on the racetrack, the crush of student loans and an ECP poll.
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Tweet of the Week

We Share It

This holographic, opti-themed water bottle will make it easier than ever to stay hydrated at work. You can purchase it on Etsy here. #WeShareIt

Optical on Main Street

A Colorful Spring for Frame Trends

NEW YORK—Spring is here, the days are getting lighter and warmer, and it feels like the world is full of color—both out in nature and in the office. This season, patients seem to be gravitating toward bright, bold and colorful frames, with pops of color and unexpected patterns. We’re taking a look at some recent posts from indies showing off the bold frames their patients chose. Feel free to get inspired, be it for your new stock, your in-store displays, client recommendations or, of course, your own next eyewear purchase.
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