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Michigan man among 1st in US to get 'bionic eye'

Michigan man among 1st in US to get 'bionic eye'

Almost blind Michigan man 'seeing something new every day' thanks to new retina procedure
Updated: 20 hours ago

Bingo participation dwindles in Dubuque

Bingo participation dwindles in Dubuque amid competition from casinos
Published: 04/19/14

Get creative and give oatmeal a chance

You may think oatmeal is bland and old-fashioned, but to true believers it’s flavorful and versatile. If you Google it, 12 million results appear, and it has inspired a website called The Oatmeal Artist and a series of comics at TheOatmeal.com...
Published: 04/19/14

State offers training for blind, visually impaired

State offers monthly training sessions on assistive technology for blind, visually impaired
Published: 04/17/14

Bingo participation dwindles in Dubuque

Bingo participation dwindles in Dubuque amid competition from casinos
Published: 04/19/14

Former Iowa woman suffers 'face blindness'

Former Iowa woman tells college crowd how she deals with 'face blindness' disorder
Published: 04/12/14

Surprising body checks can protect your health

In hockey, a body check happens when one player attempts to separate another player from the hockey puck. This usually involves high-speed shoulder-to-chest contact. But off the ice, a body check can help you skate through life with a lot less bruisi...
Published: 04/12/14

Agency offers lifeline for the visually impaired

Agency offers lifeline for the visually impaired in Pittsburgh
Published: 04/11/14

Pink eye extends school closures in American Samoa

American Samoa extends school closures amid pink eye outbreak affecting students, teachers
Published: 04/09/14
High-tech items giving deaf-blind online access

High-tech items giving deaf-blind online access

Free high-tech devices to low-income deaf and blind people open doors to online communication
Published: 04/08/14