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Beyond irritating, secondhand smoke could harm children’s eyes

October 22, 2019

Secondhand smoke exposure can cause a myriad of health problems. Now, new research suggests it may be associated with choroidal thinning in children as young as 6. Read More >

Retirement savings: What doctors need to know

October 21, 2019

October 20-26 is National Retirement Security Week—a good time to think about your retirement savings plans. Read More >

Don't leave patients in the dark about night driving

October 17, 2019

Daylight saving time ends at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 3. According to the National Safety Council, Americans do only one quarter of their driving at night, yet 50% of traffic deaths occur then. Read More >

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POA Board of Directors Meeting

November 9, 2019

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2019 POA Fall Educational Event

November 10, 2019

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