| Jun 27, 2012
| 4:37 PM
UC Irvine ophthalmologists implanted tiny telescopes in two patients suffering from age-related, end-stage macular degeneration, the university announced this week. Doctors from the university's Gavin Herbert Eye Institute in December inserted one of...
| 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...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| May 23, 2012
| 3:28 PM
Una Imogene King, 89, died Wednesday, May 23, 2012, at Broadmore Senior Living of Hagerstown where she had been a resident since April 2011.
Born Feb. 9, 1923, at Garfield, Md., she was the daughter of Claude Countee and Annie Hays Lewis.
| May 23, 2012
| 4:13 AM
Temperatures are getting hotter, the days longer and school is almost out for summer. WSBT is continuing its series "Mom's Summer Survival Guide," by taking a look at protecting your child's skin and eyes this summer.
There are three things no one...
| May 21, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Colette Johnson was born with cataracts and declared blind. She underwent surgery as a child which helped slightly, but Johnson was still considered legally blind. "Reading has always been a struggle," Johnson said.
Johnson sought out help more than...
| May 15, 2012
| 10:49 AM
Bellamy earns perfect scores on exams
Kate Bellamy of Ramsey Funeral Home recently took her funeral directors and embalmers examination to become a licensed funeral director and embalmer. She earned a perfect 100 percent on both written exams, which...
| May 4, 2012
| 11:58 AM
EUNICE K. CLUCK-8-2-1919
Eunice K. Cluck, 92 passed away on April 19, 2012 in Newport Beach,
Eunice was born in Chicago, Illinois on August 2, 1919.
Eunice and her family lived in many parts of the country before settling in Southern California in 1970....
| Mar 31, 2012
| 5:46 PM
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