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Magrabi ICO Cameroon Eye Institute as of December 2014

In 2015, patients coming for cataract surgery, vitreo-retinal surgery (for retinal detachments, advanced diabetic retinopathy etc.), glaucoma filtering surgery, eye operations on children etc. will be received in this waiting room nearing completion. 26 more words


My experience with retinal detachment

I’m writing this post in an attempt to give a bit of advice and hope to those out there who have been diagnosed with retinal detachment, and have undergone, or will undergo, eye surgery. 2,685 more words

Eye Surgery

Poetry War: Off-The-Walling

Okay Kayuk.  Your last poetry war installment details why so many people were committed to asylums in the 1900’s for seeing insects crawling on them that weren’t real.  601 more words


At Least He Made it to the Zombies Concert!

If we are honest, most of us have used a sinus infection, migraine, or impending cold as an excuse to get out of events we didn’t want to attend: church budget meetings, PTA, the funeral of someone we barely knew, and soccer games on a muddy field on a cold, drizzly November. 698 more words

Medical Stories

I'm still alive!

Thanks for all the lovely comments on my post yesterday and the emails, tweets, and text messages. I’m completely fine today. I was just over-reacting which is not so unusual for me. 503 more words