Woman dies mysteriously in historic California mansion: Part 1
Two days after her boyfriend's son was hospitalized after falling, Rebecca Zahau's nude dead body was found at her boyfriend's mansion.
Patricia Bath is a pioneering ophthalmologist who invented a technique that revolutionized cataract surgery. But as an African-American woman, which was rare in her field as she rose in prominence, she said she faced hate, segregation and racism . "I had a few obstacles but I had to shake it off,"
Dr. Patricia Bath, the first African-American female doctor to receive a medical patent, revolutionized cataract surgery.
ABC News' Charli James visits the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital, an ophthalmic facility treating patients and training doctors inside an airplane.
Stem cells may be a key in finding the next treatment for cataracts, according to a new study. The condition, which is due to the eye's lens becoming less clear or cloudy, is the leading cause of blindness worldwide and cataract surgery is one of the most common operations across the globe. But
Sen. Rand Paul was a doctor before he was a politician and he spent part of his spring recess in the operating room, keeping in practice for what he says is the day he returns to medicine. Paul, a Republican from Kentucky who is believed...
Yes, you can have stars in your eyes. Unfortunately. That’s the lesson one electrician learned the hard way. The unidentified man, 42, developed star-shaped cataracts after being shocked by 14,000 volts of electricity on his shoulder. According to a case report in the New England Journal...
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES U.S HAS ‘VERY LITTLE DOUBT’ SYRIA USED CHEMICAL WEAPONS: Last night, a senior State Department official issued a read-out of calls Secretary John Kerry made on Sunday regarding the allegations of chemical weapons use by the Assad regime in Syria....
In many respects, Cynthia Toussaint is unlucky. She was a ballerina who had a role in the show "Fame." Then she was brought down by a then-nameless chronic pain disorder that left her mute and in a wheelchair for years. But in one respect, she is lucky. She is one of the few women she knows whose
It's a deal that has worked throughout human history: Your parents take care of you when you are little and you return the favor when they are old. But sometimes the usual arrangement is turned on its head. Maria Garcia is 87 years old. After a rich and rewarding life, she is now suffering from