Maintain a healthy weightEat well and exercise to maintain good eye health!
Being overweight or obese can seriously increase your risk of developing diabetes, high blood pressure and high cholesterol which can in turn lead to sight-threatening eye complications.
To maintain a healthy weight and healthy eyes, eat a balanced diet including lots of fruit and vegetables and foods rich in Omega-3's. If you are having trouble maintaining a healthy weight, speak to your Doctor.
The Eye Practice has the technology and expertise to pick up signs of underlying health problems such as diabetes, high blood pressure and high cholesterol so these conditions can be treated before they affect your sight.
In this digital age, a mine of information is publicly available at our fingertips. But finding a high quality, reliable healthcare provider is not as simple as a Google search. Read on for some useful tips on how to find the best dry eye clinic for your condition.
Hydrops (or corneal rupture) is a rare complication of severe keratoconus eye disease. So much so, that at The Eye Practice, we only see three or four cases a year.
This is not science fiction. In breaking news, scientists working in Newcastle University have discovered a way to build a cornea using 3D bioprinting.
Keratoconus is a disorder of the cornea, the clear front window of the eye. Instead of being nice and smooth, the cornea becomes irregular. This leads to blurry vision.