Eyes and Ears

3.) Safer Driving 1.) Better Eye Health Squinting to see things that were far away and straining my eyes were common occurrences
My colleagues leapt into action after I walked into the metal doorframe of the nurses' station on the psychiatry ward at
Earlier-born children are thought to sometimes get more attention from their parents, presumably because their parents are less busy with other children. And that extra attention may be harming first-borns in an unexpected way.
I believe every Olympic Games where athletes, spectators, journalists, and others from around the globe congregate for a hallowed two weeks is a testimony to miracle of humanity. I believe that people are inherently good unless some "neuro-circuitry" misfires or is misguided.
Frozen by fear. Hardly able to move. Disoriented on terrain I'd skied for years. Other skiers seemed to be managing fine. But the light was flat, and my eyes could no longer pick up the contours of white on white.
It may come as a surprise to learn that about 1 in 10,000 babies is born with glaucoma, according to the American Academy of Ophthalmology. While uncommon, childhood glaucoma is a serious medical problem, and early diagnosis and treatment offer the best hope of preventing blindness.
As humans, we're extremely visual creatures, so as you look upon the joyous gathering of friends and family prior to feasting, consider taking a moment to give thanks for your healthy eyesight as well.
These common eye problems can be either cured or curbed if caught early by a eyecare professional. Keeping up with your regular eye doctor appointments is the best way you can ensure healthy vision for years to come.
Color perception is a favorite topic of philosophers who like to ask: What if your color spectrum was completely inverted from someone else's? Would you be able to tell?
As a frequent commuter and lover of the road, I knew that I had to make a few changes to stay safe. I've compiled four key tips that I now follow in the hopes that you'll remember that a seatbelt isn't the only thing you should be putting on in the car this summer.
Aguirre lost his vision in one eye when a drunk motorcyclist hit him as a 5-year-old in his native Cuba, according to the
If the eye is the window to the soul, then the human eyeball might be the gateway to the next generation of biometric password. Tony Rush of EyeVerify say In three years, "people will no longer need to enter passwords to use their smartphones."
Last week I stepped onto the curb outside my neighborhood Starbucks and started to pass out. It occurred to me that hitting my head on the concrete would not be a good thing and so I focused on getting inside and into a chair I spotted behind the counter.
I have a plan to combat aging: Don't put glasses on while looking in the mirror, thank god for making my eyes go first and thank Nora Ephron for teaching me how to laugh about it all!
It's Save Your Vision Month, and to "celebrate" I have been speaking with Leila Rafla-Demetrious, M.D, a board-certified ophthalmologist on staff at the New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical School, to get a clear description of common eye emergencies.
Notice your kid shutting you out with earphones on the way to school or ignoring you while texting constantly? Don't worry, tons of families all over the world, especially in the U.S, are experiencing these behaviors too.
Last week, we invited HuffPost readers who were participating in the Madison protests to share their stories with us. This
Within the file cabinets of hundreds of television stations around the country are public files concerning political campaigns which often go completely unreported.