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One Year Later

A few days before Thanksgiving, an annual eye check up revealed a serious condition.  Unsettled by these dangerous symptoms, I was sent to an eye specialist the following week.  400 more words


Thanksgiving Leftovers

What could be better for breakfast the day after Thanksgiving than leftovers?

I came up with a delicious combination. I had some leftover cooked quinoa, cran-apple salad, and coconut yogurt sweetened with some agave. 29 more words

The Kid Needs a Break

It’s been 10 years, and much of my memory is faded. But this is how I think it went:

January 2008. Owen had surgery last Tuesday. 786 more words

Childhood Glaucoma

Tubes, Shunts and Grafts

My latest eye surgery sounds more like a shopping list for a DIY store- tubes, shunts and Grafts and to be honest probably isn’t far from the truth… 323 more words


Good Eye

January 2008. So far in Owen’s young life, he has had three surgeries on his right eye. First, a tube was placed in it when he was 3 weeks old. 613 more words

Childhood Glaucoma

Glaucoma and Nutrition: 6 Facts

Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of blindness all over the world. The disease involves damage to the optic nerve caused by the build-up of pressure (intraocular pressure) in the eye. 371 more words

Glaucoma Treatment In Kolkata

Straight, No Chaser: Eye Pain

Look at the picture. What would you do if that was your eye? Would you try to remove the object or be too afraid, fearing that you could permanently damage it? 639 more words

Sterling Medical Advice