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Yasmin Birth Control Allegedly Causes Teen's Stroke

By | Thu, 09/12/2013 - 13:53

Georgie Holland, British beauty queen teen, claims the Yasmin pill caused her to suffer a stroke and left her partially blind.

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New Cataract Surgery Fixes Astigmatism, Too — And In Less Than 20 Minutes

By | Mon, 08/12/2013 - 12:37

A recently FDA-approved cataract surgery can also fix corneal astigmatism.

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He Was Blind, Now He Can See: Stem-Cell Treatment Restores Blind Man’s Sight

By | Tue, 05/21/2013 - 10:06

In a historic trial to test the safeness of human embryonic stem cells, one participant's results stood out among the rest.

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Hologram Vision Technique May Restore Sight to the Blind

By | Tue, 02/26/2013 - 17:16

New research aims to use holograms to bring bionic vision to people going blind, along with optogenetic therapy that uses light to heal genetically altered retina cells.

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Bionic Eye Implant That Restores Sight To Blind Approved By FDA

By | Thu, 02/14/2013 - 15:47

The device made by Second Sight Medical Products will be allowed to be marketed and sold. A suped-up version is in the works.

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Coffee Linked to Vision Loss

By | Thu, 10/04/2012 - 12:18

New study links java with vision loss, and says that as little as three cups a day could be putting drinkers at risk.