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The Creative Life of Jim Hansel, Acclaimed Painter Who Is Legally Blind

September 12th, 2017

The Creative Life of Jim Hansel, Acclaimed Painter Who Is Legally Blind

By In the Loop intheloop

Jim Hansel is famous for his beautiful paintings of nature, landscape and wildlife. He also happens to be legally blind. A new documentary chronicles how he continues to put paint to canvas.

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Tags: Dr. Raymond Iezzi, Ophthalmology


Last-Minute Tips for Safely Watching Monday's Solar Eclipse

August 17th, 2017

Last-Minute Tips for Safely Watching Monday’s Solar Eclipse

By In the Loop intheloop

On Monday, Aug. 21, many people will have their eyes to the skies, waiting for a glimpse of the Great American Eclipse. But before you look up, make sure your eyes are properly protected.

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Tags: Dr. Anna Kitzmann, Dr. William Brown, Ophthalmology


March 23rd, 2017

Grateful Patient Thanks Mayo Clinic — on LinkedIn — for Saving His Vision

By In the Loop intheloop

The networking site LinkedIn is a go-to place for members of the business community to connect. Postings and conversations are typically all business. But last month, one member — “Big” Hogan E. Copeland II from Jacksonville, Florida — took a bit of a detour to tell his 2,786 followers a very personal story.

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Tags: Dr. James Bolling, Dr. Michael Stewart, Dr. Syril Dorairaj, Ophthalmology


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