Optic NeuritisOptic Neuritis is an inflammatory condition of the Optic Nerve. This condition is often associated with auto-immune diseases such as Multiple Sclerosis. It can cause vision loss and pain when moving the eye. Optic Neuritis occurs in both children and adults but typically ages 20-40.
We all know that the sun is harmful for our eyes, so why is it that kids aren’t wearing sunglasses anywhere near as much as adults?
You know the feeling: scratchy, irritated, raw eyes. But are you making them worse by some of your day-to-day choices? This post looks at some of the biggest culprits when it comes to aggravating dry eyes AND what to do about them.
Short-sightedness – also called myopia – is on the increase, and now affects up to 40% of Australian school children. These alarming figures are only set to increase over time.
If you feel like your eyes are just not coping with modern life, you’re not alone. Symptoms of fatigue, burning, stinging, blurriness, dryness or light sensitivity can all be warning signs of eye strain.