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by space_cadet
Thu 31 May 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: 3D printed human corneas are a reality!
Replies: 7
Views: 225

Re: 3D printed human corneas are a reality!

lol no worries re rants I am no stranger to them myself. My left eye urgently needed a graft, I refused due to all the complications the right had and continues to have. Left rapidly deteriorated due to over compensating for all the trauma that my right endured, I was told about a year - 18 months a...
by space_cadet
Wed 30 May 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: 3D printed human corneas are a reality!
Replies: 7
Views: 225

Re: 3D printed human corneas are a reality!

as a geek with access to a 3d printer, very interested in the possibilities of this.

Must get to bed n not spend the night trying to work out logistics ...
by space_cadet
Tue 15 May 2018 9:36 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Fibro, Arthritis, KC
Replies: 2
Views: 111

Re: Fibro, Arthritis, KC

Cheers Anne, this flare has been lingering to different degrees since before Easter so getting a bit fed up now
x
by space_cadet
Mon 14 May 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Fibro, Arthritis, KC
Replies: 2
Views: 111

Fibro, Arthritis, KC

anyone know of any links between chronic pain conditions such as fibro and arthritis and KC? I might be clutching at straws and stabbing in the dark, but for some reason when my fibro and or arthritis are flaring my KC bothers me a lot more. Fibro n arthritis were dx way back in my early teens and t...
by space_cadet
Mon 14 May 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Excema on eyeball
Replies: 0
Views: 74

Excema on eyeball

So todays fun involved being told that I have developed excema on my eye ball! and being prescribed more hylo forte drops but the hospital pharmacy have non so gotta go back as the cornea team wont do a script for use out of hospital due to funding sources. So can't even get more from the GP till th...
by space_cadet
Tue 17 Apr 2018 7:26 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: New glasses
Replies: 3
Views: 251

Re: New glasses

a good friend uses the website glassesdirect as can imput whatever the rx is
he doesnt have KC tho
good luck x
by space_cadet
Thu 12 Apr 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: RNIB FILM -"IT COULD Damage the cause of our group"
Replies: 4
Views: 274

Re: RNIB FILM -"IT COULD Damage the cause of our group"

but surely one a film is in the public domain the target audience is out the window n anyone an potentially have access to it?!
by space_cadet
Wed 11 Apr 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: RNIB FILM -"IT COULD Damage the cause of our group"
Replies: 4
Views: 274

Re: RNIB FILM -"IT COULD Damage the cause of our group"

amen! I raised this with the person whose details were on the post as I am legally blind due to KC have been 8 years now (I am 35) n was yet again given the rhetoric of KC doesnt cause blindness" no it wont cause no light perception but then again only <7% of folk who are blind see nothing at a...
by space_cadet
Tue 10 Apr 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Newsletters on forum for 2017 & 2018?
Replies: 4
Views: 270

Re: Newsletters on forum for 2017 & 2018?

looking forward to he new site
by space_cadet
Thu 05 Apr 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum
Topic: Newsletters on forum for 2017 & 2018?
Replies: 4
Views: 270

Re: Newsletters on forum for 2017 & 2018?

surely it is about time that paper newsletters are a opt in rather than automatic for membership as will rapidly cut costs not to mention a lot of us cant read print in the format it is sent....

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