Corneal transplant recipient lives fully
by Margot Carvallo
March 25, 2015 04:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 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 | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Column: Education Reform Commission can make difference
I suspect my recent silence on the subject of public education in Georgia has been deafening to some of you. I will explain. In January, I was named to the Education Reform Commission by Gov. Natha...
Mar 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Australian Meg Mac to perform at Atlanta's Masquerade
Australian breakout artist Meg Mac, who performed at SXSW in Austin, Texas, March 18 through 21, recently announced her first U.S. tour. She and the band Clean Bandit will perform Monday at 8 p.m. ...
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Proposed WellStar, Emory merger
Feb 11, 2015 | 575927 views | 0 0 comments | 259 259 recommendations | email to a friend | print

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