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2012-04-10 09:13:11

National multi-center study suggests monitoring is necessary for early intervention A national consortium of researchers has published new findings that could change the standard of practice for those treating Fuchs' Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy (FECD), a disease characterized by cornea swelling that can eventually lead to the need for corneal transplantation. The Fuchs' Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy Genetics Multi-Center Study Group, led by co-principal investigators Jonathan Lass, MD,...

2012-03-12 10:00:00

With Dry Eye Increasing Worldwide, says Bio-Logic Aqua Research Founder, Public Must Be Better Informed about the Tear Film's Importance in Dry Eye Prevention. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) March 12, 2012 Water and Health Advocate Sharon Kleyne today announced a renewed effort to improve public education about the importance and proper care of the tear film as a first step in preventing dry eye syndrome, which is becoming a serious global epidemic. Mrs. Kleyne is founder of Bio-Logic Aqua...

2012-03-08 11:00:00

Sharon Kleyne, Founder of Bio Logic Aqua Research and Water and Health Expert, Talks about the Latest Pet Health and Dog Dry Eye Discoveries. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) March 08, 2012 Sharon Kleyne, founder of Bio Logic Aqua Research and host of the Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water, has been researching dry eye and eye hydration for two decades. A lifelong pet owner, she is aware that "dog dry eye" (also known as KCS or kerato-conjunctivitis sicca) can pose a serious health risk to pets and...

2012-03-01 11:00:00

Sharon Kleyne, Founder of Bio Logic Aqua Research, Develops New Technology to Supplement Lost Tear Film Water for Dry Eye Relief. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) March 01, 2012 According to Sharon Kleyne, Founder of Bio-Logic Aqua Research, Inc., dry eye discomfort is increasingly prevalent worldwide due to global climate and temperature change, diet, widespread computer use, air pollution, population growth and "climate controlled" indoor environments. Dry eye discomfort occurs when too much water...

2012-02-22 11:00:00

In Our Changing Global Climate, Everyone Should be Educated about Dry Eye, Eye Hydration and Tear Film Health, Says Bio-Logic Aqua Research Founder. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) February 22, 2012 According to Sharon Kleyne, Founder of Bio-Logic Aqua Research, sustained global changes in temperature, humidity and air pollution, are producing a worldwide health crisis in dry eye disease. The key to maintaining healthy eyes and good vision could come down to education about the structure and care...

2012-02-10 11:00:00

Radio Host Sharon Kleyne Talks about Dry Eye and Tear Film Discoveries to Naturally Hydrate Dry Eyes. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) February 10, 2012 Sharon Kleyne, host of the Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water has been researching the dry eye for two decades. On her radio show, since 2007, she has interviewed many of the world's leading dry eye researchers. With dry eye now the number one reason for eye doctor visits in the United States, one of Sharon Kleyne's missions is to educate the public...

2012-01-20 11:00:00

Laurie Barber, MD, Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Arkansas talks with Sharon Kleyne about Dry Eye, Menopause, Dry skin, dry mouth and global warming. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) January 20, 2012 Sharon Kleyne, host of the Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water syndicated radio talk show, recently interviewed Laurie Barber, MD, Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Arkansas and a leading authority on dry eye syndrome. The interview may be heard on-demand on World Talk...

2011-12-13 11:27:31

Gene found in humans and mice that protects transparency of cornea, may lead to new therapy A transparent cornea is essential for vision, which is why the eye has evolved to nourish the cornea without blood vessels. But for millions of people around the world, diseases of the eye or trauma spur the growth of blood vessels and can cause blindness. A new Northwestern Medicine study has identified a gene that plays a major role in maintaining clarity of the cornea in humans and mice -- and...

2011-12-02 23:00:00

Sharon Kleyne, Founder of Bio Logic Aqua Research Center, Discusses How to Prevent Surferâs Eye. Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) December 02, 2011 Bio Logic Aqua Research Center announces new discoveries about Surferâs Eye or Pterygium. Pterygium is to of surfing what tennis elbow is to tennis. In short, you donât want any part of it and a wise surfer will do whatever it takes to avoid it. If you are a surfer who experiences frequent eye discomfort, and who...


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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
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