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Why Cazal Is The Most Famous Eyewear Brand – Ever

16 Aug 2019 - Eye Practice
Why Cazal Is The Most Famous Eyewear Brand – Ever

If you’re looking to make your mark, no other eyewear brand on the planet carries the same status as Cazal.  But what is it about this iconic brand that puts others in the shade?

Yes or no? Do you need supplements for healthy eyes?

09 Aug 2019 - Eye Practice
Yes or no? Do you need supplements for healthy eyes?

In a world where there's a pill for everything, ocular supplements raise the question: should you or shouldn’t you? 

Common questions about keratoconus you’re too scared to ask

02 Aug 2019 - Eye Practice
Common questions about keratoconus you’re too scared to ask

The day you’re diagnosed with keratoconus can be one of the most frightening days of your life. With more questions than answers, many people feel despair and anxiety over their newly-diagnosed eye condition. 

Top tips for adjusting quickly to your new glasses

31 Jul 2019 - Eye Practice
Top tips for adjusting quickly to your new glasses

Picking up your new glasses should be a pleasant and often exciting event. But what happens if they don’t feel quite right?

The most common eye problems that afflict women more than men

26 Jul 2019 - Eye Practice
The most common eye problems that afflict women more than men

When it comes to eye problems, women have a tougher time of it. This post looks at how the odds are stacked against women when it comes to certain eye conditions.

Task glasses: when you need something special

19 Jul 2019 - Eye Practice
Task glasses: when you need something special

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. 

Why can't you see that? The real impact of keratoconus

17 Jul 2019 - Eye Practice
Why can't you see that? The real impact of keratoconus

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.

Let’s talk about pain: shingles and the eye

12 Jul 2019 - Eye Practice
Let’s talk about pain: shingles and the eye

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. 

The Eye Practice opens stunning new premises

05 Jul 2019 - Eye Practice
The Eye Practice opens stunning new premises

After over a year in our temporary residence, The Eye Practice has moved to a beautiful new home at Level 3, 50 York St, in Sydney CBD. 

Tired of squinting? Transitions contact lenses have arrived!

31 May 2019 - Eye Practice
Tired of squinting? Transitions contact lenses have arrived!

Are you bothered by light? Light-adaptive transitions glasses have been around for decades, darkening and fading in various lighting conditions. Unfortunately, there was no equivalent for soft contact lens wearers – until now. 

Can I use my glasses prescription to get contact lenses?

17 May 2019 - Eye Practice
Can I use my glasses prescription to get contact lenses?

What’s the difference between a glasses prescription and a contact lens prescription?  Can one be used to order the other? This post looks at why the two prescriptions are different. 

Should I swim in my contact lenses? What you need to know.

10 May 2019 - Eye Practice
Should I swim in my contact lenses? What you need to know.

In the age of the daily disposable contact lens, lens wear has become less complicated and more comfortable. But do the old rules apply when it comes to wearing your lenses for swimming?

Collagen crosslinking for keratoconus: do you really need it?

22 Apr 2019 - Eye Practice
Collagen crosslinking for keratoconus: do you really need it?

If you (or your child) has been diagnosed with keratoconus, you know it can be a very stressful time.  The fact that this disease is progressive – meaning it gets worse over time – is not what you want to hear about your most precious asset – your eyesight. 

Linda Farrow: iconic luxury optical frames and sunglasses

12 Apr 2019 - Eye Practice
Linda Farrow: iconic luxury optical frames and sunglasses

In a word, innovation. That’s what luxury eye wear brand Linda Farrow offers its clients. If you’re looking for sunglasses or optical frames with a vintage feel, cutting-edge style, uncompromising quality and the finest finish in precious metals and gems, look no further. 

Optometrist, ophthalmologist, orthoptist: what’s the difference?

05 Apr 2019 - Eye Practice
Optometrist, ophthalmologist, orthoptist: what’s the difference?

Feeling confused about the difference between eye care practitioners? Can’t tell an optometrist, from an ophthalmologist or orthoptist?  And where does an optician fit into the picture?  

How to avoid eye wear disasters when travelling

29 Mar 2019 - Eye Practice
How to avoid eye wear disasters when travelling

Taking a long-haul flight? Going off the beaten track? Worried about your glasses and contact lenses? Read our top tips to avoid eye-wear hassles when travelling. 

Could playing in the schoolyard be the cure for myopia?

22 Mar 2019 - Eye Practice
Could playing in the schoolyard be the cure for myopia?

Children have always been encouraged to play outdoors for good general health, but could this activity actually protect them from becoming short-sighted?  

NaturalVue contact lenses versus Ortho-k – which is better?

15 Mar 2019 - Eye Practice
NaturalVue contact lenses versus Ortho-k – which is better?

When it comes to myopia control, the good news is that there’s now a number of options to prevent or slow down shortsightedness. Clinical studies on both ortho-k and NaturalVue contact lenses are impressive – but which is best?

What you need to know about glaucoma - the secret thief of sight

08 Mar 2019 - Eye Practice
What you need to know about glaucoma - the secret thief of sight

March 10th -16th is World Glaucoma Week. The problem with glaucoma is that you don’t feel anything. You don’t even notice anything wrong with your vision until 60% of it is permanently lost. 

Lose your glasses: latest multifocal contact lenses look promising

01 Mar 2019 - Eye Practice
Lose your glasses: latest multifocal contact lenses look promising

If you’re sick of multifocals or reading glasses, the latest generation multifocal contact lenses from NaturalVue might be the solution you’ve been searching for.


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