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2009-07-02 12:34:49

Researchers at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center have found a way to use a natural compound to stop one of the leading causes of blindness in the United States.

2008-06-19 03:00:06

More than 30 million adults over 40 suffer from cataracts, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and glaucoma, according to a recent study. The situation is getting worse and is predicted to double in the next 30 years.


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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