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Can you stop myopia? – Latest contact lens looks impressive!

09 Nov 2018 - Eye Practice
Can you stop myopia? – Latest contact lens looks impressive!

A new contact lens just launched in Australia is showing exceptional results for myopia control. 

Do your children really need to wear sunglasses?

19 Oct 2018 - Eye Practice
Do your children really need to wear sunglasses?

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? 

5 things to avoid if you suffer from dry eyes

12 Oct 2018 - Eye Practice
5 things to avoid if you suffer from dry eyes

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. 

Can short-sightedness really be stopped in its tracks?

05 Oct 2018 - Eye Practice
Can short-sightedness really be stopped in its tracks?

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. 

The top 3 causes of eyestrain and how to manage them

14 Sep 2018 - Eye Practice
The top 3 causes of eyestrain and how to manage them

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. 

Can I wear contact lenses for astigmatism?

05 Sep 2018 - Eye Practice
Can I wear contact lenses for astigmatism?

Did you know that most people who wear contact lenses have astigmatism? In which case, why do so many people believe that they can’t wear contacts due to their astigmatism? This post explains why. 

Are your dry eyes affecting you emotionally?

31 Aug 2018 - Eye Practice
Are your dry eyes affecting you emotionally?

Although dry eye syndrome is a physical condition, the emotional impact of the disease can be just as debilitating as the physical symptoms. 

What’s GPC? Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis, that’s what!

17 Aug 2018 - Eye Practice
What’s GPC? Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis, that’s what!

If you’ve worn contact lenses for years and your eyes have become itchy, irritated or feel like there’s something stuck under your eyelid, chances are you could have giant papillary conjunctivitis – also known as GPC. 

7 things you won't get from buying glasses online

10 Aug 2018 - Eye Practice
7 things you won't get from buying glasses online

With online shopping providing fast delivery of everything from coffee beans to cars, why would you ever bother to leave your lounge? 

Help please! How do I find the best dry eye clinic?

11 Jul 2018 - Eye Practice
Help please! How do I find the best dry eye clinic?

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.

Corneal hydrops in keratoconus: Is it a disaster?

29 Jun 2018 - Eye Practice
Corneal hydrops in keratoconus: Is it a disaster?

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.

Keratoconus: could 3D bio-printing offer a cure?

01 Jun 2018 - Eye Practice
Keratoconus: could 3D bio-printing offer a cure?

This is not science fiction. In breaking news, scientists working in Newcastle University have discovered a way to build a cornea using 3D bioprinting.

Why are my keratoconus contact lenses not working?

23 May 2018 - Eye Practice
Why are my keratoconus contact lenses not working?

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.

Is atropine a cure for short-sightedness?

09 May 2018 - Eye Practice
Is atropine a cure for short-sightedness?

Does your child have myopia (or shortsightedness)? If so, you’re probably curious about a cure. 

With Lindberg, If you want it, Then you can have it.

22 Apr 2018 - Eye Practice
With Lindberg, If you want it, Then you can have it.

You know what style of glasses you want, so why is it so hard to get it? Well now you can, with Lindberg customised eyewear.

Could squinting be the first sign of myopia in my child?

21 Apr 2018 - Eye Practice
Could squinting be the first sign of myopia in my child?

Have you noticed your child squinting their eyes to read signs or watch TV? Early signs of myopia or shortsightedness should be investigated promptly. 

Dry eyes diet: get your omega-3:6 balance right

20 Apr 2018 - Eye Practice
Dry eyes diet: get your omega-3:6 balance right

Dry eyes are on the increase, with one in four people now complaining of dry eye symptoms to their optometrist. With one of the largest dry eye clinics in the Asia-Pacific, The Eye Practice sees dry eye patients every day.

Using Your Contact Lens Solution as an Eye Drop

13 Apr 2018 - Eye Practice
Using Your Contact Lens Solution as an Eye Drop

Are you are using your contact lens solution as an eye drop to lubricate your eyes? If so, you're not alone; this is a common strategy to try and improve comfort.

LASER EYE SURGERY: Lasik, ASLA, ICL or Lens exchange?

06 Apr 2018 - Eye Practice
LASER EYE SURGERY: Lasik, ASLA, ICL or Lens exchange?

Laser Eye Surgery is synonymous with throwing away your glasses and contact lenses but...

Latest Lindberg frames: Sydney’s largest collection is here!

22 Mar 2018 - Eye Practice
Latest Lindberg frames: Sydney’s largest collection is here!

Lindberg eyewear is synonymous with imperceptible lightness and impeccable style.


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