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…
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.
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),…
23 Apr 2012
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…
25 Oct 2011
Ischaemic maculopathy is a sight threatening condition for which there are currently no effective treatments. It is a type of diabetic retinopathy.
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.
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.
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,…
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…