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Holy Shit
Holy Shit

The FDA Approved a Treatment for One Type of Blindness

It's the first gene therapy for an inherited disease.
Jesse Hicks
12.19.17
global health
global health

This Flying Hospital Trains Doctors to Fight Blindness Around the World

The majority of blindness cases are in the developing world a lot of them could be prevented or treated.
Clara Hogan
12.14.17
Sleep
Sleep

This Is What It's Like to Have No Internal Clock

Completely blind people lack light perception, which can mess with their lives in more ways than just abnormal sleep patterns.
Hannah Flynn
11.13.17
hard data
hard data

Your Eyes Could Offer Clues About Your Sexual Orientation

But research shows the response is much different in men than women.
Justin Lehmiller
10.27.17
Holy Shit
Holy Shit

Doctors Pulled 27 Contacts Out of a Woman's Right Eye

How do you store 27 contact lenses in one eye socket?!
Jesse Hicks
7.17.17
What's Freaking Me Out
What's Freaking Me Out

I Wore My Contacts Too Much and My Eyes Went Rogue

"For decades, if I was awake, I was wearing contacts."
Melissa Meinzer
7.5.17
zzz
zzz

You Can Blame Your Eyeballs for Jet Lag

Scientists found the culprit cells, and the remedy could one day be as simple as eyedrops.
Jesse Hicks
4.18.17
What's Freaking Me Out
What's Freaking Me Out

A Worrier's Guide to Shooting Lasers in Your Eyes

It's totally normal if LASIK surgery still bugs you out.
Cindy Kuzma
3.28.17
Asking for a friend
Asking for a friend

What if I Never Change My Disposable Contact Lenses?

You could lose a damn eye. Or it could just get really itchy.
Patia Braithwaite
3.1.17