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5 Vermont Health Tech Companies That Aim to Change the World

5 Vermont Health Tech Companies That Aim to Change the World

A recent edition of Seven Days, an independent newspaper, detailed the growing health tech sector that is setting up shop in this quiet northeastern state. Matt Berg, the founder of the health tech company Ona, told Seven Days that he was attracted to Vermont’s entrepreneurial and innovative culture. “It felt like a great place to… Continue Reading

WHO Prioritizes Treating Vision Loss in the Developing World

WHO Prioritizes Treating Vision Loss in the Developing World

While many vision problems can be easily corrected with glasses, treatment, or surgery, poor sight and blindness can be devastating in the developing world, where comprehensive eye care is rare. Bad vision can impact individuals, families, and communities, as it limits one’s ability to work and can lead to social isolation. According to the World… Continue Reading