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Laser Treatment of Eye Conditions
Eye Care 20 Feb 2019

Laser Treatment of Eye Conditions

What is laser eye surgery? Laser photocoagulation Laser treatment for correcting refractive errors What is PRK? What is LASIK? What is LASEK?…
Optometrist or Ophthalmologist: How to Choose the Right Eye Doctor
Eye Care 11 Feb 2019

Optometrist or Ophthalmologist: How to Choose the Right Eye Doctor

When it comes to eye problems, everyone knows that they need to consult with a specialist. Often the most confusing part is, which one do we go to? Whether it’s a routine check up, or experiencing vision problems, a simple online search can leave one scratching the head…
What Does an Ophthalmologist Do?
Eye Care 13 Dec 2018

What Does an Ophthalmologist Do?

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Smoking during pregnancy may lead to childhood eye condition | International
Eye Care 03 Dec 2018

Smoking during pregnancy may lead to childhood eye condition | International

In an Acta Ophthalmologica analysis of 11 relevant articles, maternal smoking during pregnancy was associated with a 46 per cent increased risk that offspring will develop strabismus.
Saving preterm babies’ lives
Blood 08 Jun 2017

Saving preterm babies’ lives

The Australian leg of a worldwide Perinatal trial has pinpointed the optimal level of blood oxygen saturation for preterm babies to survive.
Can we combat age-related macular degeneration through our diet?
Eye Care 24 Apr 2017

Can we combat age-related macular degeneration through our diet?

People living with age-related macular degeneration who eat the right types and amounts of certain foods may actually slow the progression of the disease.
Impact of Vitamin D on eyesight
Eye Care 22 Jun 2016

Impact of Vitamin D on eyesight

Do you live in Brisbane? Are you aged between 18 and 25? If so you’re invited to take part in a QUT study looking at…
Can Vitamin D improve your eyesight? Join a QUT study to help find out
Eye Care 09 Nov 2015

Can Vitamin D improve your eyesight? Join a QUT study to help find out

Young Brisbane adults aged between 18 and 25 are invited to participate in a QUT study into the role vitamin D plays in how accurate…
Anorexia study reveals abnormal eye movements
Eye Care 18 Feb 2015

Anorexia study reveals abnormal eye movements

For the first time, Australian researchers have studied the eye movements of anorexia patients and discovered an unusual biomarker that could be used to diagnose…