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Judi Chamberlin, an advocate for people with mental illness, died over the weekend at her home in Arlington, Mass., at the age of 65. Her 1978 book, On Our Own, became a manifesto for patients, and influenced the mental health establishment. Tom Olin/MindFreedom International hide caption

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Advocate For People With Mental Illnesses Dies

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The cornea and lens are responsible for focusing light on the retina. Vision problems are most often the result of an imperfectly shaped eyeball, cornea or lens that prevents light from being properly focused within the eye. National Eye Institute hide caption

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Medical Detectives Focus On Myopia

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Charles Lord photographed the horrific conditions in the Philadelphia State Hospital, a mental institution better known as Byberry. Charles Lord hide caption

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Job Crunch Even Harder On People With Disabilities

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When Your Boss Wants Your DNA

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