Eye Care

Cortical Markers for Glaucoma Research Project
Eye Care 01 Jan 2013

Cortical Markers for Glaucoma Research Project

Volunteers are needed for a research study into the effects of glaucoma on the brain. They will require two appointments in total. One of these will be at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, East Melbourne, where they will have a full eye examination and some imaging of…
Eye care: Dr Joe Kosterich
Eye Care 25 Sep 2012

Eye care: Dr Joe Kosterich

Looking after your eyes involves a range of measures to promote healthy eyes, including eye tests, wearing sunglasses and wearing contact lenses or glasses.
Diabetes and eye diseases
Eye Care 06 Aug 2012

Diabetes and eye diseases

Diabetes is a condition that affects the body’s ability to control sugar levels. This can be due to autoimmune damage to the pancreas (Type 1),…
Diabetic retinopathy
Blood 23 Apr 2012

Diabetic retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy is the most common of all diabetic eye diseases and typically affects both eyes. It is a severe condition which may cause vision…
Ischaemic maculopathy
Blood 25 Oct 2011

Ischaemic maculopathy

Ischaemic maculopathy is a sight threatening condition for which there are currently no effective treatments. It is a type of diabetic retinopathy.
Diabetic macular oedema
Blood 18 Sep 2011

Diabetic macular oedema

Macular oedema is a diabetic eye disease and a type of diabetic retinopathy cause by changes to the eye's blood vessels. It can cause blindness.
Diabetic eye disease: Non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy
Diseases 05 Jul 2011

Diabetic eye disease: Non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy

Non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy (background retinopathy) is the earliest stage of diabetic eye disease, causing changes in the eye's blood vessels.
Vegetable Lasagne with a Twist
Blood 12 Apr 2011

Vegetable Lasagne with a Twist

A recipe for a calcium rich vegetable lasagna. Suitable for vegetarians, this recipe tastes fantastic served hot or cold with a side salad. Contains spinach,…
Sweet potato and date salad
Blood 29 Mar 2011

Sweet potato and date salad

A deliciously healthy salad recipe packed with essential nutrients like calcium, vitamins and omega 3 fatty acids. Lisa's sweet potato salad makes a great side…