Herpes infection of the cornea

The clear tissue at the front of the eye is known as the cornea, and it must remain crystal clear in order for an individual to see clearly. The herpes viruses can infect the cornea, causing damage to tissue and possibly causing lasting visual impairment if not quickly identified and treated. Herpes simplex: the cold… Read More »

McDonald’s allegedly gives hot chocolate to man with deadly dairy allergy – Fox News

A mistaken drink order could have killed a man at a  McDonald’s in England. A paramedic reportedly ordered a black coffee but was accidentally given chocolate milk. Unfortunately, the customer suffers from a severe lactose allergy. All it took was one sip of the wrong beverage for a severe reaction to begin. George Brown, a 22-year-old paramedic,… Read More »

Plant experts: Allergy season here for another month, but rainy days a silver lining – The Spokesman-Review

Spring flowers can get a bad rap when it comes to the season of itchy, watery eyes and exacerbated asthma, but biologists from Eastern Washington University and Washington State University say it’s mostly wind pollinators to blame for allergy season. Unfortunately, wind pollinators translate to trees and grass, so the outdoors will continue to be… Read More »