When I was first able to talk to my mother after her surgery, she said, fighting back the tears: "I just couldn't stop thinking about not seeing my children and grandchildren again." For so many people, that painful thought becomes a reality. A reality that in many cases can be easily avoided.
I've always been a fan of classic films, film making in general has always been magical to me. And nowhere does it's history lie more deeply engrained than Hollywood. I remember watching the That's Entertainment series as a child and being completely entranced by the snapshot into the archives and insights into what happened behind the camera.
Do NOT try this. Ever.
It comes as no surprise that looking at the sun, particularly through a telescope, is very dangerous. But sadly some people
She's also no longer colour blind.
A woman who was legally blind for 21 years has regained her vision, after waking up from having surgery on her spine. Mary
If you're worried your eyesight is a bit naff, then you definitely need to try this. The 'Red Dot Test' is the latest viral
This week 69-year-old Winesi March, who has been blind for two years, will undergo life-changing surgery as the world watches. Twenty-four hours later anyone with an internet connection can rejoin Winesi and his family in rural Malawi as his bandages are removed and he sees his grandson for the first time.
Campaigners today welcomed the approval of a potentially sight-saving treatment for people with a debilitating eye condition