Archive | 2010
Lewis Mad Dog Moody

Rugby Player Hopes to Return to Field After Eye Injury

Lewis “Mad Dog” Moody injured his eye in a collision on the field in October, but is hoping to return to the game.

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Man Tattoos Eyeball!

No, this is not just a Halloween spook tale, but it’s scary! Eyeballs seem to be the next frontier in tattooing.

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Tanning Goggles

UK Teens May Soon Be Banned from Tanning Beds

Government officials in the UK are considering banning people under the age of 18 from tanning salons in an effort to protect their health. Authorities are concerned that the sunbeds may be particularly harmful to youth as their skin and eyes are still developing, reports The Press Association.

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Paper Doll Chain

Facebook Photo May Have Saved Little Girl’s Life

A pediatric nurse noticed a difference in pupil color in a little girl’s photograph, which led to a diagnosis of an eye tumor and saved the girl’s life. Children should have their eyes checked regularly.

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Gene for Nearsightedness, Glaucoma Discovered

Scientists have discovered a new gene therapy that could cure both glaucoma and myopia. Studies suggest that by 2020, half the world population will have myopia, so the research comes none to soon!

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Gene for Nearsightedness, Glaucoma Discovered

Scientists have discovered a new gene therapy that could cure both glaucoma and myopia. Studies suggest that by 2020, half the world population will have myopia, so the research comes none to soon!

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Monkey sees better in glasses!

Monkey See, Monkey Steal Glasses?

A monkey in India has been prowling an office building and stealing eyeglasses, sometimes right off the person wearing them. 39DollarGlasses offers glasses at a price even a thieving monkey can appreciate.

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