TITLE

See the Light

AUTHOR(S)
Weider, Betty
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;May2003, Vol. 64 Issue 5, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Answers the question on the risk and effectiveness of vision-correction surgery.
ACCESSION #
9379636

 

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