Sunday, October 24, 2010

Does your cat have anterior uveitis?

It's a surprisingly common and painful eye inflammation.  You might be surprised at the number of things that can cause anterior uveitis in cats:

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Types of albinism

Most people have heard of the terms albino or albinism, which generally refer to a lack of pigment in the skin and hair.  However, few of us know that there are various types of albinism:

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Why the rescued miners in Chile wore sunglasses

Experts were worried that the 33 rescued miners, underground for more than 2 months, would damage their eyes when they encountered light on the surface.  The condition they feared was solar retinopathy:

Friday, October 15, 2010

How to Use Contract Grading at the College Level

It has its advantages and its disadvantages.  Here's what you need to know about using contract grading for college students:

Remembering John Denver

He's been gone since 1997, but his music is fortunately still abundant.  Here's a tribute to one of America's most beloved singers and lyricists:

Monday, October 11, 2010

What are the types of pulmonary hypertension?

This illness is incurable.  What differentiates it from so many other conditions is its five types.  Each is linked to potential causes of the disorder:

Thursday, October 7, 2010

Educational requirements to become a pharmacist

Practicing pharmacy is a hot career right now.  Here's what you need to know about educational and licensing requirements to become a pharmacist:

Monday, October 4, 2010

What's the Miller Analogies Test (MAT)?

It's one alternative to the GRE that so many colleges and universities require when you apply to graduate school.  Here's what you should know about the MAT: