- Myanmar's new de facto leader Suu Kyi has cataract surgery Updated: Apr-10-16 9:21 am
YANGON, Myanmar - Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar's new de facto leader, has undergone an eye operation for cataracts, state media said Sunday.
- Facebook programs computers to describe photos for the blind Updated: Apr-05-16 1:15 pm
MENLO PARK, California - Facebook is training its computers to become seeing-eye guides for blind and visually impaired people as they scroll through the pictures posted on the world's largest online social network.
- Pre-term babies have a better chance at survival today Updated: Apr-02-16 12:19 pm
COLUMBIA, Missouri - At age 11, A'Taliya Bass has already started to write her first book. She calls it "Forget the Looks," a collection of her thoughts about inclusion and acceptance.
- 18 go blind after cataract surgery in Brazil Updated: Mar-31-16 3:17 pm
SAO PAULO - Eighteen Brazilians were left blind after surgeons apparently used unsterilized instruments during a cataract treatment campaign in an industrial suburb of Sao Paulo, officials said Thursday.