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.
If only there were one perfect pair of glasses that provided clear vision for everything. Just imagine it; clear vision to drive, use digital devices, read the back of a medicine bottle or change a washer under the kitchen sink.
Keratoconus, a pathological thinning of the cornea, directly affects about 12,000 Australians, with many times this number undiagnosed. But the impact of this disease often extends beyond the sufferer to their family and colleagues.
Shingles is the disease caused when the chicken pox virus reactivates. It is associated with eye problems, some very serious, but the most debilitating thing is the nerve pain that can persist even after the rash has healed.