| May 30, 2012
| 5:01 PM
Even if you are reading this without glasses, it's not too early to start taking your eye vitamins. Some nutrients can stave off the burdensome vision loss and eye disease that occur as we age, mounting research suggests.
But claims by supplement...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 12:42 PM
Medical marijuana will no longer be illegal in Connecticut.
Gov. Dannel Malloy signed the medical pot bill into law Friday, saying that, “With careful regulation and safeguards, this law will allow a doctor and a patient to decide what is in that...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Are you having trouble seeing straight? Does an attempt at romance usually end with your lips on her nose instead of her lips?
Prevent Blindness America says adults are having a hard time seeing. In Texas, there has been a 23% increase in glaucoma...
| Nov 7, 2011
| 4:39 PM
Like so many great inventions, Latisse came to be by accident. An unexpected, welcome side-effect experienced by patients using the glaucoma eye drops Lumigan.
Patients who were just trying to get some relief from this painful eye condition, were finding...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 11:51 AM
Fox59 is helping to bring eye health into focus.
Dr. Lacy Boggs runs a private practice in Lebanon. She said just because you have 20/20 vision, it does not mean your eyes have a clean bill of health. She said there are three main issue you should be...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 3:55 PM
Think about the things you take for granted each day.
Family and friends? Sure, sometimes we forget to appreciate the people who mean the most to us.
An education, a job and a car to get from place to place? All three are so fundamental that we often...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Volusia County Sheriff’s investigators have arrested three women for their role in swindling an 88-year-old Deltona man out of more than $150,000, according to a news release from the Volusia County Sheriff's Office.
Belgica Rivera of DeBary, 46,...
| Jan 26, 2012
Numbers don't lie--over the past decade 16 million Americans started practicing yoga. Cindy has practiced for years and has seen the boom in the form of crowded classrooms and injuries.
"I have seen many people have yoga injuries but I usually find it'...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 7:44 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — These reader questions were answered at the North American Veterinary Conference here Jan. 14-18.
Question: Our cat, who's at least 12 years old, has always been traumatized during her yearly veterinary exams. On her most recent...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 6:43 PM
While most of us don't think twice about our ability to see the world around us, many lack even the basic access to eyeglasses.
FOR THE RECORD:
An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated Dr. Ahsan Khan was the president of...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 7:33 AM
LA JOLLA, Calif. -- A new technology, partially developed University of California San Diego, could help prevent serious symptoms from developing in those diagnosed with glaucoma, according to local doctors.
Triggerfish is a gold-colored microchip...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 1:09 AM
SAN DIEGO - Visually impaired people are overcoming challenges by learning to dance at a non-profit dance school in Birdrock.
Students from San Diego's Brail Institute are taking on step at a time during classes at Tap Fever, a dance studio on the 5600...