Artist's dolls give women with skin-pigment loss 'confidence' and 'a voice'
Crystal Kaye's work designing dolls to represent women with skin-pigment loss is drawing grateful responses from women across the country who are thrilled to have a doll that looks like them. “I get messages from women saying that they’re in tears. Women in their 40s and 50s, crying because they’re
Dozens of rare white deer will be available for public viewing
Only a few glimpses of rare white deer had been possible in upstate New York, until now. Inside the 24 miles of chain-link fence that protect the former Seneca Army Depot, dozens of white deer have grown to become what Seneca White Deer Inc. says is the largest herd of their kind in the world.
Tanzanian child victims of attacks are given new limbs
Four Tanzanian children with albinism who lost limbs, fingers, and teeth in superstition-driven attacks made their way home this week after receiving prosthetics - and a dose of confidence - in the United States. The children, ages 7, 14, 15 and 16, were treated free of charge at Shriners Hospital
Legally blind fourth-grader gets gift of sight for his birthday
A legally blind fourth-grader in Tennessee got the birthday gift of a lifetime recently when his school surprised him with glasses giving him perfect vision. On Friday, Lanier Elementary in Maryville presented Andrew Borden, 10, with eSight3 eyewear. He'd been told the gift was for his class of
Legally blind Tennessee boy gets gift of sight for his birthday
A Tennessee community came together to help a family purchase pricey eyewear that lets a legally blind boy born with ocular albinism see more clearly.
Baby Smiles After Seeing Mom For First Time Through Glasses
Leopold Reppond was recently outfitted with glasses after his diagnosis of oculocutaneous albinism.
Baby Lights Up After Seeing Mom Through Glasses
A baby recently diagnosed with a rare condition is now seeing the world for the first time. The baby, Leopold Reppond, was recently outfitted with glasses after his diagnosis of oculocutaneous albinism, a condition that affects the coloring of the eyes, skin and hair, according to the National
Infant Grins After 'Seeing' Mom Clearly for First Time
An emotional video of a Denver infant smiling after "seeing" her mother clearly for the first time has also made millions of others share in that joy. Megan McMorris took the video of her 8-month-old daughter Louise after the girl was given new glasses to help address her sight problems. Louise was
Tameka 'Tiny' Harris Gets Surgical Eye Color Change
Reality-TV star Tameka “Tiny” Harris "just wanted to do something different" when she traveled to Africa for a procedure that permanently changed her eye color from brown to light gray, she said. "They are ice gray. That's the color I purchased," Harris, 39, told ABC News' Deborah Roberts in her
Juju Chang: 'Nightline' Co-Anchor
Juju Chang is an Emmy Award-winning co-anchor of ABC News’ “Nightline.” She also reports regularly for “Good Morning America” and “20/20.” Chang covered breaking news of the devastating effects of Superstorm Sandy from lower Manhattan to Breezy Point to the Rockaways. She reported on the mass