Eye Health

Diabetes and Vision Loss – Dr. Norman Swan

Untreated diabetes can cause haemorrhage and retinal problem which left unattended can lead to vision loss. Diabetes is a very

Dry eyes: 9 Tips to relieve symptoms

When your tears don’t provide adequate moisture for your eyes, you may notice symptoms of dry eye. One in 5

The importance of contact lens hygiene

A British woman who swam and showered without removing her contact lenses, caught a bug that damaged her vision permanently.

Cataracts – Aboriginal health

Inside each of our eyes is something called the lens. The lens in the eye, is like the lens of

Eye symptoms in patients with COVID-19

1 April 2020 Nearly one-third of patients with COVID-19 treated at a hospital centre had eye problems, a small study

Dietary vitamins may protect against cataract

When the lens of the eye becomes cloudy, it’s known as a cataract. Cataracts are more common as people age

Can vitamin C reduce cataract risk?

Can vitamin C reduce cataract risk?

Cataracts are a leading cause of vision loss and health costs. Cataracts occur when there is a build-up of protein

Sjogren’s syndrome

Sjögren’s syndrome – also known as Sjogren syndrome – is a chronic (ongoing) disease that typically results in symptoms of

Video: How to put in eye drops and ointments

Eye drops and eye ointments are used to treat many eye problems, such as conjunctivitis. Because they go directly into

Eye injuries: prevention

Eye injuries are common, with thousands occurring each year in Australia. While some workplaces are particular risky, e.g. construction and

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