| Aug 29, 2010
Twenty-eight years after her death, and more than 50 years after first wowing audiences on the big screen, Grace Kelly, the statuesque blonde with the impossibly small waist and flawless face, continues to inspire designers and admirers alike.
| Aug 30, 2010
Although most people know to head to the eye doctor when they have trouble seeing things correctly, many people don't know the differences between the duties of an optometrist and those of an ophthalmologist.
The obvious difference, however, is that an...
| Sep 8, 2010
- Lady Gaga's teen fans are attempting to copy her huge, computer-generated, anime-style eyes seen in her Bad Romance video with illegal Circle contact lenses obtained without a prescription on a website originating in a foreign country. These contacts...
| Sep 16, 2010
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What are intraocular lenses? Are the lenses themselves and the procedure to place them considered safe?
ANSWER: Intraocular lenses are artificial lenses placed within the eye to correct a person's vision. The lenses are approved by...
| Sep 24, 2010
Cataracts, a clouding of the eye's lens that blocks vision, are common in people 65 and older. But although age is a major risk factor, you may be able to slow the process. Some tips:
Wear sunglasses. The sun's ultraviolet rays can speed up tissue...
| Sep 19, 2010
In "Knuffle Bunny" and "Knuffle Bunny, Too," readers fell in love with the highly expressive Trixie in her pre-verbal and preschool states. Along with her, we experience the drama of (temporarily) losing her beloved stuffed Knuffle Bunny, and we strain...
| Sep 17, 2010
| 6:19 PM
Have you ever wondered how to get rid of your back pain? Have you ever wondered how you got the crazy back pain in the first place? Statistics have shown that 80% of Americans have had some kind of lower back pain. I have been one of those statistics...
| Sep 19, 2010
Imagine being in a judo fight and not being able to see your opponent, or anything at all.
Nicholas Hoekstra knows what that is like. He is a judo fighter from West Michigan who is completely blind.
The University of Michigan graduate lost his eye sight...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Summer is here and far too many people have been sitting indoors from a long winter and spring and need to get out of the rut. The best way to turn your life around is to step outside this summer and spend some more time with nature.
The sun's healing...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 3:53 PM
President Obama`s Justice Department says medical marijuana dispensaries could face prosecution and that cannabis is a drug in the same class as heroin.
Recently, Deputy Attorney General James Cole wrote a policy memo to federal prosecutors that states:...
| Aug 31, 2011
An upcoming clinical trial could help show if a test kit for a common eye ailment will save consumers money and reduce faulty diagnoses, health experts say.
Conjunctivitis, better known as pinkeye and most prevalent in children, causes inflammation of...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 7:49 AM
We’re always talking about foods that are good for our waistline, our hearts, and even our skin, but how about foods that are good for our eyes, as well? In today’s Get the Skinny: the top foods that might help to protect our vision, and how...