Running the Disney Princess Half-Marathon with EEC

Caitlin Brown was skeptical when her mom, Suzanne, wanted to join her in running the Disney Half-Marathon to raise money for the NFED. But she knew, there was no telling Suzanne, who is affected by EEC syndrome, she couldn’t do something. Find out how this mom-daughter duo did.

PROSE Lenses Give Super E the Ability to See

“Ethan has overcome everything that has happened. He has remained positive. – Natalie Kranig Ethan Kranig did not earn the nickname “Super E” for nothing. At nine years old, Ethan continues to prove time and again that he is a fighter in facing the many challenges of his ectrodactyly-ectodermal dysplasia-clefting (EEC) syndrome. Ethan’s positive attitude…

Seeking the Solution to Dry Eyes – Part 2

By Bracee Dudley Read part 1 of Bracee’s story here. After attending a session about PROSE lenses at the 2014 National Family Conference, Bracee and her parents wondered if this was the solution they had been seeking… The benefits of using the BostonSight®  PROSE (prosthetic replacement of the ocular surface ecosystem) contact lens include reduced dry eye symptoms,…

Seeking the Solution to Dry Eyes – Part 1

By Bracee Dudley In my freshman year of high school, I was unfortunate enough to have scratched my right eye and create a corneal ulcer, which is an open sore in the outer layer of the cornea. Thanks to frequent visits to my local ophthalmologist, I obtained antibiotics and was soon able to see semi-comfortably again….