Know your family's eye historyMany eye conditions are hereditary, so know your family eye health history!
It is important that you know your family's eye history as various eye conditions, for example Glaucoma, are often hereditary.
This will help the Optometrists at The Eye Practice to determine if you are at a higher risk of developing an eye condition.
If you have a family history of any eye conditions it is essential that your eyes be examined at least once every 2 years so that early signs of an eye condition can be detected in an effort to prevent sight loss.
What's the best cure for keratoconus? This is a question thousands of people in Australia ask every month.
30th August 2019 is Jersey Day. The Eye Practice team in Sydney’s CBD – self-confessed sports nuts – are wearing their favourite team’s jerseys to promote awareness of The Organ and Tissue Authority and the Donate Life network.
A diagnosis of keratoconus usually comes in your mid to late teens – which can coincide with the most important exams of your life (or so it would seem at the time) – your Higher School Certificate (HSC).
Conjunctivitis, also known as pink eye (or red eye), is inflammation of the thin, transparent membrane on the surface of your eye. But what causes it and how is it best treated?