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The curse of PVR

“PVR is from the devil!”, one of my eye buddies frequently declares with feeling, whenever the subject is broached.  She should know.  Her eight-year-old son has had five retinal detachments in his left eye and undergone over thirteen surgeries as a result of PVR.  1,145 more words

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My New Reality After Retinal Surgery

In April 2017, I had surgery to repair a complicated retinal detachment, the consequence of a vitreous hemorrhage in my right eye. To bring awareness of the symptoms and dangers of retinal tears and detachments, I’ve been blogging about my experience. 1,017 more words


RD holidays: first guests

After my ramblings on the idea of setting up some kind of holiday exchange programme together with my eye buddies in my post RD holidays… 634 more words

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An Acute Retinal Detachment Is An Ophthalmologic Emergency – Learn The Dangers

In an effort to bring awareness to the symptoms and dangers of torn or detached retinas, I’ve been chronicling my own experiences with this serious issue. 1,041 more words


The dentist's ceiling

Nobody likes going to the dentist’s; it’s just one of those things in life that we have to grit our teeth and get on with .  757 more words

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Eye Flashes Can Be Treated With Proper Medication

Hiring an experienced people for the job is what we all seek and that is why, we are tend to go over the internet and let them take care of the whole deal. 141 more words

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RD Holidays

School’s out for summer!  Well almost, anyway; I’ve seen all those hideous ‘thank you teacher’ gifts in the supermarket, waiting to be snapped up in preparation for their relocation to the depths of barely used cupboards while their proud new owners gorge on chocolates and celebrate the start of a glorious long run of freedom.  1,058 more words

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