| 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 15, 2012
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - I really need to clean the windshield. It's really dirty, my husband commented one day about 15 years ago.
I was looking straight ahead through the crystal-clear windshield on the passenger side of the vehicle. I strained my neck to peek...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 7:02 AM
Alexion is a biopharmaceutical company focused on serving patients with severe and ultra-rare disorders through the innovation, development and commercialization of life-transforming therapeutic products. Our marketed product Soliris®...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 4:49 PM
Parents want their kids to be as healthy as possible. Whether tailoring kids' diets to include healthier foods or encouraging their youngsters to be physically active, parents often go the extra mile with regards to the health of their children.
| Jun 26, 2012
| 9:03 PM
UC Irvine ophthalmologists were the first in Orange County to implant tiny telescopes in two patients suffering from age-related, end-stage macular degeneration, the university announced Monday.
Doctors from the university's Gavin Herbert Eye Institute...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 8:34 AM
MARINELAND, Fla. - Her eyes are cloudy now, a blueish-gray haze blocking out some of the sunlight that glints off the water in her habitat.
She doesn't always move as nimbly as the dozen other dolphins sharing her space, either.
But that's OK, because...
| Jan 26, 2012
ORLANDO, FLA. -- These reader questions were answered at the North American Veterinary Conference here Jan.14-18.
Q: Our cat, who's at least 12 years old, has always been traumatized during her yearly veterinary exams. On her most recent visit, the vet...
| 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...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 1:27 AM
IMPERIAL — Children squinted at eye charts as others peered into mirrors while trying on different glasses during the sixth annual Imperial Lions Club Glasses for Kids event Saturday.
The event not only provides free vision screenings and glasses...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 8:02 PM
Forget the old-fashioned eye chart. A portable device spots vision problems in babies and kids, giving parents and pediatricians a clear picture of eye health.
"I'm going to take a picture of Annemarie's eyes. Keep looking right here."
It looks like a...
| Aug 1, 2012
After learning she needed cataract surgery for her weakening eyesight, Merle Gordon decided to wait a few months until her ophthalmologist could offer laser surgery with more precision.
She's glad she did. Gordon received a new type of laser surgery on...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 3:37 PM
SAN DIEGO -- A young harbor seal rescued at South Mission Beach underwent cataract surgery this week, a procedure that might allow her to be returned to the ocean, SeaWorld San Diego announced Friday.
After her rescue on June 13, SeaWorld veterinarians...