| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Sometimes normal eye pressures mask the condition.
Ever get an eye pressure measurement at the eye doctor's office? The doctor directs a probe or a puff of air at your cornea to find out if the pressure inside the eye is elevated, often a major sign of...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 4:09 PM
Federal employees weren’t the only workers feeling the effects of the government shutdown. One local business owner near federal offices says he felt the pinch on the first day of furloughs after Congress reached a stalemate shortly before midnight....
| Jul 5, 2013
| 5:42 AM
If you want those scab Twinkies coming later this month, fine. Have at it. Not me.
I’m sorry, but a nonunion Ding Dong and a fluffy Sno Ball cobbled together from foreign parts just ain’t America. At least no America I want to be part of....
| May 21, 2012
With her husband serving in the Army Air Forces during World War II, Evelyn Bryan Johnson was looking for something to occupy her time when she wasn't running their dry-cleaning business in Jefferson City, Tenn.
She found it in a small advertisement...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 12:19 PM
"It's me and Burt against the world."
-- Linda Pugach, 2007
With those words, Linda Pugach explained, perhaps as well as anyone could, an unfathomable chain of events.
PHOTOS: Linda Pugach | 1937 - 2013
In 1959, she was Linda Riss, a 22-year-old dark-...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 9:36 PM
Several Los Angeles area patients with pre-existing medical conditions expressed relief Thursday as news spread about the Supreme Court decision upholding President Obama's healthcare plan. The law guarantees coverage for patients with conditions that...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 4:34 PM
TALLAHASSEE – A decades-long battle between the optometrists and the ophthalmologists nicknamed the “eyeball wars” may be at an end. The Senate sent a measure to the governor Thursday that effectively ended a long battle between two...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Sixto Rodriguez is not a household name, but his inspiring story has become famous and it’s resulting in sold-out music venues throughout the country. Rodriguez is a folk singer/songwriter who didn’t have much success while growing up in...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 1:43 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Older adults' eyesight may suffer irreversibly if they don't have vision insurance, suggests a new study that argues eye health should be a mandatory part of regular health insurance policies.
Researchers found that people...
| Oct 9, 2012
George Engelke manages his CVS prescriptions online. If he needs more of a medicine, he orders it. If he's going to be away from his Corona del Mar home, he tells the pharmacy where to send the shipment.
He's never asked CVS to automatically refill his...
| Oct 6, 2012
(KTLA) Drinking at least three cups of coffee a day could increase your risk of developing glaucoma, according to a new study.
Researchers at Harvard University found that men and women who are heavy coffee drinkers are 34 percent more likely to...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 4:51 PM
Question: I made a contribution to the Lions for White Cane Day last week. What is it and what do the Lions do with the contributions?
Answer: White Cane Day occurs every year on Oct. 15. Typically, the president issues a proclamation to that effect....