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Eye Progress Report

At my eye appointment yesterday the doctor said there was noticeable improvement. The corneal ulcer defect reduced in size significantly. More important, the tissue that normally covers the cornea (epithelium layer) has started growing back. This means the infection is … Continue reading

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Contact Wearers Beware

On Sunday I entered the Cairns Base Hospital emergency room expecting to eventually see an eye specialist, after they called him/her in, and begin a series of antibiotics to heal my very infected eye. I had some warning from talking … Continue reading

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Frank Heading to Cairns to See Doctor

My eye has gotten worse. We made arrangements on the first available plane (there’s a small resort here on Lizard Island with an airport) to get me (Frank) to the nearest city – Cairns, which is today. I will go … Continue reading

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