The surgery that makes you safer

Researchers in Australia used a driving simulator to test patients’ vision before and after cataract surgery. The results were astounding.

Health news

Dietary discovery protects eyes

What you eat may affect your chances of developing an age-related eye disease.


The dark side of blue light

Exposure to blue light at night, emitted by electronics and energy-efficient lightbulbs, can be harmful to your health.


Seven foods for healthy eyes

Did your mother ever tell you to eat carrots for good eyesight? Well, here are seven foods that are actually better than carrots for your vision. Are they in your diet?


Glaucoma: early warning signs

Glaucoma causes progressive and permanent vision loss, but the slow decline of sight usually means that it goes undetected – often until it’s too late. So, here's how to keep an eye on the warning signs.


Foods for maintaining healthy eyes

Although diminishing vision can be a natural part of the ageing process, there are many foods that contain key nutrients for eye health to help your eyes stay healthier for longer.


Free apps to reduce eyestrain

Not only is eyestrain a pain in the eyes, it can also cause headaches, migraines and increase the potential of long-term damage to your vision. Here are some handy apps and tips for reducing your risk of eyestrain.

Health Checks

Should you have your eyes checked?

As you age, it is normal to develop sight conditions and changes in your vision. Having your eyes tested helps you to protect your vision.


Detecting and treating glaucoma

Glaucoma is best treated when detected early, but just what is involved?

Health & Ageing

No two eyes the same

Vision is a health issue which often declines with age and, as a study has shown, a different prescription is often needed for each eye, making it vital for older adults to have frequent eye exams.

Health & Ageing

Seeing spots

What causes spots or floaters in front of your eyes?


Free seniors reading glasses

Can you still access eye glasses free through VisonCare.

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