Corneal transplant recipient lives fully
by Margot Carvallo
March 25, 2015 04:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Gov. Nathan Deal declared March as Eye Donor Month in Georgia, with corneal transplants as one of the most common transplants with the least invasive procedure and no waiting list. Mari Fridenmaker, a Buckhead resident, suffered an eye scratched by her dog Perry in 2000, causing some discomfort and requiring weeks of treatment before she was asked to go to a cornea specialist. Fridenmaker developed an eye infection caused by bacteria that may have been housed in her dog’s nail or in...
Smog season starts Wednesday
Smog season in metro Atlanta begins Wednesday, as rising temperatures contribute to worsening air quality during the hottest months of the year. Georgia Commute Options, a program of the Georgia De...
Mar 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Modifications considered for Pharr-Peachtree project
Changes to improve traffic in the Pharr Road-Peachtree Road corridor project could in the future include bike lanes on areas where narrow lanes do not help vehicular flow and resurfacing and restri...
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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UPDATED: Voters approve infrastructure bond referendum
In a referendum Tuesday, voters overwhelmingly approved the city of Atlanta’s 20-year, $252.5 million infrastructure bond, which will help pay for an estimated $1 billion backlog of citywide road a...
Mar 17, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Proposed WellStar, Emory merger
Feb 11, 2015 | 567480 views | 0 0 comments | 252 252 recommendations | email to a friend | print

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