What is Pink Eye?

What is Pink Eye?

half Helen Blog We’ve all experienced it at some point. The burning, itching sensation of an eye infection. These conditions can range from the annoyance of irritated, watery eyes to highly contagious infections that are accompanied by swelling and sticky discharge....
Glaucoma Awareness Month

Glaucoma Awareness Month

half Helen Blog January is Glaucoma Awareness Month! Glaucoma is a leading cause of irreversible blindness in the United States, and it affects almost 3 million people today. It is caused by increased pressure within the eye, which eventually damages the optic nerve....
A Message from our Founder

A Message from our Founder

half Helen Blog Dear hH Friends,  Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. We don’t buy gifts, light fireworks, or hide eggs. It’s name says it all – give thanks! With that in mind, I want to give thanks for a few significant blessings. I believe that it takes a...
Diabetes Awareness Month

Diabetes Awareness Month

half Helen Blog Welcome to the half Helen blog! This is your number one place for the most up to date news about everything half Helen. Check back regularly for program updates, uplifting stories, and all the eye-related content you need to help you manage your...

2017 Advocating for Eye Health True to her ChangeMaker title and on behalf of hH, Chelsea advocates actively for HB 3157 in the 85th Legislative Session. HB 3157 permit schools to offer supplemental photoscreening-based vision tests to school age children, in addition...