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#Eye #Facts: Eyes heal quickly. With proper care, it only takes about 48 hours for the eye to repair a corneal scratch!

Dr. Drew Sommerville - A Man I Admire

I’d better say this right off the bat – I’ve been friends with Drew Sommerville since the age of three.  In fact, I’m proud to say I consider him a best friend.   800 more words

These Friends Of Mine

Warning!!! Extreme Grossness to Follow!


Lately we’ve had some tiny unwelcome visitors. No, our Chihuahua hasn’t invited her extended family to stay.

I’m talking fruit flies–ewww!

They seem more active at night. 360 more words

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Slippery material for lubricating joints inspired by nature

For some time, scientists have been aware that synovial fluid in joints contains a natural substance that helps keep them well lubricated. Now, by mimicking its properties, engineers at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD, hope to develop a new material that delivers long-lasting lubrication in artificial joints, and other specific spots in the body where surfaces move against each other. 533 more words

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A Little Bit About Dr. Ahuero

Dr. Audrey Ahuero is a board-certified Ophthalmologist specializing in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. She is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, the oldest medical certifying board in the United States.

Slippery material for lubricating joints inspired by nature

For some time, scientists have been aware that synovial fluid in joints contains a natural substance that helps keep them well lubricated. Now, by mimicking its properties, engineers at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD, hope to develop a new material that delivers long-lasting lubrication in artificial joints, and other specific spots in the body where surfaces move against each other. 533 more words

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