2016 News Clips

Paintball Causes Many Vision-Robbing Eye Injuries 
November 4, 2016 (Health Day)
Comments from Dr. Matthew Gardiner.

Contact lenses that dispense drugs could be game changer
October 26, 2016 (WCVB)
Interview of Dr. Joseph Ciolino on drug-dispensing contact lens.

NAM select five Harvard faculty, Overseer for membership
October 19, 2016 (Harvard Gazette)
Dr. Joan Miller elected to National Academy of Medicine.

Why You Get Motion Sickness And What You Can Do About It
October 8, 2016 (Self)
Comments from Dr. Steven Rauch.

Social Studies: A sense-ational gala for Mass. Eye and Ear
October 7, 2016 (Boston Herald)
Coverage of the 7th Annual Sense-ation! Gala.

Mass. Eye and Ear Sense-ation! Gala
October 6, 2016 (Boston Common Magazine)
Coverage of the 7th Annual Sense-ation! Gala.

Can't Hear in Noisy Places? It's a Real Medical Condition
September 26, 2016 (Wall Street Journal)
Coverage of research study by Stéphane Maison.

Can a Pill Fix Your Hearing?
September 26, 2016 (Fortune)
Comments from Dr. Charlie Liberman.

Mother uncovers lasting impact of baby son's organ donation
September 25, 2016 (STAT)

Comments from Dr. James Zieske.

Can You Hear Me Now? Detecting Hidden Hearing Loss in Young People
September 15, 2016 (Scientific American)
Coverage of research study by Stéphane Maison.

Contacts may one day be used to deliver glaucoma meds
September 5, 2016 (Chicago Tribune)
Coverage of research study by Dr. Joseph Ciolino.

Contact lenses that dispense medication could replace eye drops
August 31, 2016 (FOX News)
Coverage of research study by Dr. Joseph Ciolino.

Goodbye drops: Smart contact lenses release drugs directly into your eye
August 31, 2016 (Yahoo! Finance - Digital Trends)
Coverage of research study by Dr. Joseph Ciolino.

With possible new building on the horizon, Mass. Eye and Ear upgrades current space
August 24, 2016 (Boston Business Journal)
Coverage of Mass. Eye and Ear expansoin.

Several Boston hospitals ranked among the best
August 2, 2016 (The Boston Globe)
Coverage of Mass. Eye and Ear's inclusion in U.S. News & World Report top hospital rankings.

She Has His Eyes — Does Gender Matter in Cornea Transplants?
July 14, 2016 (Scientific American)
Comments from Dr. Reza Dana.

Should My Kids Get the HPV Vaccine?
July 11, 2016 (Boston magazine - Ask the Expert)
Comments from Dr. Derrick Lin.

A Face-Lift in Boston, A New Jaw in Rwanda: One Surgeon's Global Perspective
July 6, 2016 (WBUR - CommonHealth)
Article written by Dr. David Shaye on his experience teaching local surgeons in Africa.

Alcaftadine superior in reducing itching from grass, tree pollens
July 6, 2016 (Ophthalmology Times)
Comments from Dr. Joseph Ciolino.

My, how this snowball has rolled
July 1, 2016 (Ophthalmology Management)
Coverage of Mass. Eye and Ear retinal therapies.

Drug-delivery platforms offer more options and promise for clinicians
July 1, 2016 (Ophthalmology Times)
Comments from Dr. Joseph Ciolino.

Simmons Lessell; helped found neuro-ophthalmology field
June 2, 2016 (The Boston Globe)
Feature of late Mass. Eye and Ear ophthalmologist Dr. Simmons Lessell.

This physical therapist has a dizzying job
May 3, 2016 (STAT News)
Interview of physical therapist Kathy Joy.

Why does it hurt to get water up your nose?
April 21, 2016 (STAT)

Comments from Dr. Stacey Gray.

Surgery: The Neglected Stepchild of Global Health
April 20, 2016 (New York Times)
Article written by Mark Shrine. 

2016 Boston Marathon: Team Eye and Ear
April 18, 2016 (CBS Boston)
Coverage of Team Eye and Ear runners at the Boston Marathon start line.

Spelta siblings reconnect from across country at Marathon start line Monday
April 14, 2016 (Wicked Local - North of Boston)
Coverage of a Team Eye and Ear runner.

It's not cancer: Doctors reclassify a thyroid tumor
April 14, 2016 (New York Times)
Comments from Dr. Gregory Randolph.

Marshfield Runners Prep for Boston Marathon
April 8, 2016 (Wicked Local - Marshfield)
Coverage of Team Eye and Ear runner and Mass. Eye and Ear employee Kerry Shanley and her sister, Molly Shanley.

Color Therapy
Winter 2016 (Harvard Medicine Magazine)
Comments from Dr. Jason Comander.

Swampscott Native Runs for Team Eye and Ear in Boston Marathon
March 9, 2016 (Swampscott Patch)
Coverage of a Team Eye and Ear runner.

First-of-its-Kind Cataract Surgery Using Stem Cells Shows Promise
March 9, 2016 (CBS News)
Comments from Dr. Kathryn Hatch.

Regeneron Eye Drug's Advantage Over Roche's Narrowed in Trial
February 27, 2016 (Bloomberg Business)
Comments from Dr. Lucia Sobrin.

Why Your Ears Pop on Planes, and How to Fix It
February 23, 2016 (Condé Nast Traveler)
Comments from Dr. Alicia Quesnel.

Hope for Eye Patients Seen in Common Drug
February 5, 2016 (Boston Herald)
Coverage of a research study led by Dr. Demetrios Vavvas.

Cholesterol Drug Could Restore Vision In Patients With Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Study Suggests
February 5, 2016 (Huffington Post Lifestyle (UK))
Coverage of a research study led by Dr. Demetrios Vavvas.

14 Highly Effective Snoring Remedies You Need to Know About
January 25, 2016 (Woman’s Day)
Comments from Dr. John M. Dobrowski.

Wakefield Company Uses New Scanning Technology To Make Custom Earbuds
January 14, 2016 (WBZ-TV News, Boston)

Comments from Dr. Steven Rauch.

Scientists Spot Three More Genes Linked to Glaucoma Risk
January 11, 2016 (U.S. News & World Report Health)
Coverage of a research study led by Dr. Janey Wiggs.

DeafTalent Everywhere!
January 6, 2016 (Huffington Post)
Comments from Dr. Andrew Baker.

Color Therapy
Winter 2016 (Harvard Medicine Magazine)
Comments from Dr. Jason Comander.