Talk about funny timing: I was just ordering contact lenses (for about the 20th time in my life) when I came across this Boing Boing entry on corrective eye surgery. The author, also a lens-wearer, has been pondering whether or not to get Lasik, and she turned to a few experts to learn more about the procedure. Edward Manche, MD, a surgeon in the Stanford Eye Laser Center, is featured in her piece.
‘Cyclic sighing’ can help breathe away anxiety
Stanford Medicine researchers showed that five minutes a day of breathing exercises can reduce overall anxiety and improve mood.
Runaway immune reactions cause long COVID breathing problems
Researchers at Stanford Medicine have investigated the mechanism of pulmonary fibrosis caused by long COVID.