Stories tagged: cataract
THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 2016, 10:12 A.M.
18 go blind after cataract surgery in Brazil
Brazilian officials say 18 people have been left blind after undergoing cataract surgeries in which non-sterilized instruments were used in an industrial suburb on the outskirts of Sao Paulo.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23, 2016, 11:17 A.M.
Front Porch: Surgery an eye-opening experience
My husband now has the best eyesight of anyone in our family. He used to have the worst. Bruce has worn glasses since he was a very young boy. The …
THURSDAY, DEC. 24, 2009
Cataract has eye on love, if visitors look closely
As pieces of public art go, this one really moves. There is nothing static about Cataract, the 50-foot-long, 10-foot-wide water and bronze artwork that rises 20 feet between the escalators …
THURSDAY, OCT. 8, 2009
Eye surgery business grows more robust as Americans age
Dr. Barbara Smit finished her fourth eye surgery by 10 a.m. Monday and began preparing for another. It’s a typically busy morning at the Spokane Eye Clinic’s new surgery center. …