The Importance of Family- Water Filters for the Philippines

The VP Family

In December 2015 Typhoon Melor slowly swept across the Philippines, causing extensive flooding and extreme winds. The Philippine government declared a state of ‘national calamity’ with a death toll reaching over 42. According to the government’s situation report released over the Christmas holidays, over 279,000 homes were damaged by the typhoon and of that total […]

Decreasing Contact Lens Infections

Dr. Diane Spada

Contact lenses are very convenient and offer many benefits for many who require corrective eye wear.  While they are safely used by millions worldwide, they do carry a risk of eye infection. An infection of the cornea, or “keratitis”, is most commonly related to poor contact lens handling hygiene and contact lens over-wear. Organisms that […]