The retinal detachment (CD) is a split between the pigment epithelium and neurosensory retina, often from a retinal tear. This tear is favored by myopia, aphakia or pseudophakia (eye without lens after cataract extraction), ocular trauma. 246 more words
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What is LASIK?
LASIK stands for Laser-Assisted-In-Situ-Keratolmileusis. This laser procedure provides many patients with an alternative to spectacles (glasses) or contact lenses. Many different prescriptions can be addressed with LASIK, including nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia) and astigmatism. 516 more words
Read the touching story to find out how several Singaporeans (including Dr Loh Boon Kwang) chipped in to help save the hearing and vision of a premature baby from Bhutan with retinal detachment. 7 more words
Last week I told you the story of a little preemie who remembered smelling God holding her while she was in her isolette. This week I’d like to tell you a little bit about another couple, Don and Melissa, and their sweet boy, D. 329 more words
18th September 2012
Today was a scary day. I had had my fair share of scary, nerve wracking days over the last year. In fact the last couple of months had been fairly worrying with constant trips back and forth to the hospital for blood tests every week. 3,585 more words