Almost every other major news outlet has talked about the fact that for some people, Lasik causes far more problems than solutions. Including, as we see here, documented suicides. If you have had Lasik and do not suffer from any of its complications we are very happy for you, but know that the FDA official responsible for getting it approved is now a whistle blower working non stop to get it banned! We love this guy!
We cannot imagine the pain and anguish her family, children, colleagues and friends are feeling right now.
At the network since 2012, Starr, 35, had been off the air while recovering from dry eye and pain resulting from a Lasik SMILE procedure she had received in October. Tweeting on Nov. 14th she said, “Yesterday was a struggle for me. I really wanted to come back but need more time to recover. Please keep me in your thoughts during this challenging time.”2