R U OK Day 2016

R U OK Day 2016

It is estimated that 65,000 Australians make a suicide attempt each year, with an average of 2,320 people suiciding every year. Furthermore, 45% of Australians will experience mental illness in their lifetime, while 20% are affected every year… September 8th is R U OK...
Make eye health part of your aging plan

Make eye health part of your aging plan

In observance of Healthy Aging Month in September, eye physicians and surgeons are emphasizing the importance of having regular eye exams to maintain healthy eyes and vision. Some of the more common age-related eye diseases include age-related macular degeneration,...
What lies ahead for refractive surgery?

What lies ahead for refractive surgery?

What does the future hold for cataract and refractive surgery, and ophthalmology in general? The seeds of many developments have already sprouted, offering a glimpse of changes that could transform the field over the next 10 to 20 years. “With new technology it’s very...