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Offline Asteriktos

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Seeing Again
« on: January 05, 2016, 09:39:08 PM »
Bionic eye restores sight to UK mother, watch her tell the time

Rhian Lewis is a 49 year old mother living in the Welsh capital city Cardiff with her children. Since she was five years old, she suffered from an eye condition, called retinitis pigmentosa, that slowly degraded her sight. At this point, her right eye was completely blind and the left was reaching a similar level. That is, until she was selected for a pioneering bionic eye implant...
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Re: Seeing Again
« Reply #1 on: January 05, 2016, 09:42:03 PM »
Oh my! My husband works with a lady only in her fifties with the same disease and she is going blind! Can you share any more information on this procedure? I would be grateful!
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« Reply #2 on: January 05, 2016, 10:46:32 PM »
I found a recect article ref this at Mayo Clinic.