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Saving your eyesight, early

Optometry expert Dr Ben Ashby explains the ‘big four’ risks to your eyesight and how to avoid loss of vision.

COVID-19

On standby, together

Travel may be on standby, and we must wait a little longer, but we’re in it together.

Mind Your Own Retirement Podcast

What you need to know about your eye health

Dr Devinder Chauhan – retinal ophthalmologist for the Vision Eye Institute – joins John to talk about Macula Month and why it’s so important that you keep your eye on your optical health. Dr Chauhan discusses macula degeneration, whether it can be avoided and what you can do to stave it off or treat it.

Your Health

Risky eye health mistakes

We know our vision is important, yet we often take our eyes for granted, neglecting problems until it’s too late.

Community

Advantages of disability

Could there be positives in failing sight and hearing? Peter Leith believes so.

Your Health

What are eye floaters?

Have you ever noticed strange little cobwebs or squiggly lines in your vision?

Health & Ageing

How to protect your eyesight

Your eyesight is one of your most important senses. Find out how to protect your vision and maintain the health of your eyes, especially as you age.

News

Keep an eye out for cataracts

Cataracts are a condition of the eye that can lead to seriously impaired vision if not addressed, according to Vision Eye Institute ophthalmologist Dr Andre Horak.

Health

The tasty treat that improves vision

A new study has found that eating dark chocolate may improve vision.

News

How to keep your eyes young

Regular visits to an optometrist could nip a vision problem in the bud and keep your eyesight youthful.

News

Cataract warning signs

Cataracts develop over many years and problems may at first be unnoticeable. There are, however, some early warning signs that can alert you to this vision problem.

News

Are you losing your senses?

Study finds older adults with multiple sensory losses should be closely monitored because they are at higher risk for poor health.

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