Heart disease and eyes

The benefits of good health are numerous, not in the least in relation to your eyes!  Eating well, doing regular physical activity and getting enough sleep can all contribute to not only your health in general, but the health of your eyes. Read on to see what our national office …

What is myopia?

The rates of myopia (near-sightedness) are rising, and expected to hit 50% of the world’s population by 2050.  As well as being one of the most common vision disorders in the world, it is also the leading cause of blindness worldwide, and leading cause of visual impairment in children.  With …

Eyes and the sun

We all know how bright the Queensland sun can be!  Summer is just around the corner so it’s time to think about protecting your eyes in the hot, hot sun with a pair of good quality polarised sunglasses offer protection from UV rays.   Plus you’ve got to look stylish!  That’s …

Food for good eye health

Food for good eye health You might remember a post we wrote a while ago where we discussed some of the wonderful food you can eat to help with eye health.   We’ve now teamed up with our head office to share this post with you, talking about which eye conditions …

Covid and Dry Eye

Wearing a mask to help prevent the spread of Covid-19, while important, can be uncomfortable for some.  And there is now research coming out indicating that ill-fitting masks could be leading to a rise in the number of cases of dry eye.   Our national office team has put together this …