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Story Time: My Strabismus (Lazy Eye) Surgery

Story Time: My Strabismus Surgery

I thought I’d take some time to tell you about the surgery I had recently to correct a right convergent squint – also known as Strabismus or lazy eye. 1,074 more words

Books

What Is The Origin Of (177)?...

Six Ways to Sunday

I read from time to time documents in American-English and occasionally I I come across a phrase which pulls me up short. 588 more words

Culture

Growing Up With Visual Problems: Why My Eyes Hate Me When I Take Selfies

I’ve been in glasses ever since I was in Elementary School, but I’ve been visiting eye doctors for a lot longer than that. I don’t remember all the details, but I do remember ever changing eye doctors and a load of eye visits because I had a problem. 748 more words

Blogging

Post 6: New Optometrist

We’ve been going to the new optometrist for a couple of months now and it’s a huge shift from the first doctor (in a good way). 122 more words

Strabismus

Post 5: Academic Challenges

Mac’s teacher asked to meet with me due to his seeming inability to complete classwork within the allotted time periods for various tasks.  After talking to her and corresponding with a school counselor, we ended up setting up a “ 232 more words

Strabismus

My Brilliant Blues

I have been told many times that I have beautiful blue eyes.  Especially when I wear blue or teal colors.

I am an ordinary person.  Not super beautiful.  174 more words

Reflections

Looking back...

As I stare at Miguel fast asleep in his crib, I can’t help but look back at our experiences together both good and bad.

When he was born, I remember holding him in my arms for just a few minutes before they whisked him off to the neonatal intensive care unit. 371 more words

Lessons Learned