Eye Care

7 Common Eye Problems and What Causes Them
Eye Care 23 Apr 2019

7 Common Eye Problems and What Causes Them

You can't read for too long or stay in front of the computer screen. Read about the reasons that make your eyes sore or watery,…
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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Avocado and coconut ice cream
Blood 20 Aug 2013

Avocado and coconut ice cream

This raw food recipe for vegan icecream with avocado and coconut is not only vegan, it’s also sugar free and gluten free. But it’s rich,…
Kale chips
Blood 20 Aug 2013

Kale chips

These crispy homemade chips are packed with flavour and nutrients. It’s amazing that just by drying kale, a delicious leafy green, you end up with…
Eyes may provide a look into multiple sclerosis progression
Eye Care 04 Jan 2013

Eyes may provide a look into multiple sclerosis progression

New research suggests that thinning of a layer of the retina in the eyes may show how fast multiple sclerosis (MS) is progressing in people with the disease. The study is published in the January 1, 2013, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.
Migraine and Healthy Eyes Research Project
Chronic Pain 01 Jan 2013

Migraine and Healthy Eyes Research Project

Volunteers are invited to participate in a research study assessing the effects of migraine headaches on visual function (HREC#0932638). The study will involve up to three test sessions, each of which may take up to three hours. During the sessions, the following will be performed:An eye examination to determine whether you are eligible to…
Appropriate Oxygen Levels for Extremely Preterm Infants: a Prospective Meta-analysis (NeOProM)
Children's health 01 Jan 2013

Appropriate Oxygen Levels for Extremely Preterm Infants: a Prospective Meta-analysis (NeOProM)

For over 60 years the most appropriate oxygen level for preterm babies remains unknown. To answer this, we will combine data from over 5300 babies to be sure the expected benefits of lower oxygen for babies’ eyes and lungs does not come at the expense of increasing death or major…