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  1. Conjunctivitis

    14 Nov 2019

    Conjunctivitis is an eye infection caused by a bacteria or virus. Symptoms include eye redness, a discharge and swollen lids. Conjunctivitis is treated with antibacterial eye drops or ointment...

  2. Colour vision deficiency (colour blindness)

    12 Nov 2019

    People who have a colour vision deficiency have difficulty seeing some colours or see them differently from other people. Colour vision deficiency is often inherited, and affects more males than...

  3. Eyes - blocked tear duct

    26 Jul 2019

    Some babies are born with a blocked tear duct, but other events, including infection and trauma to the nose, can cause a blocked tear duct...

  4. Eyes explained

    26 Jul 2019

    The eye's complicated design means that an image can pass through its many layers and end up crisply focused on the retina...

  5. Eyes - optic neuritis

    26 Jul 2019

    Optic neuritis is inflammation of the optic nerve that causes blurred, grey and dim vision...

  6. Dry eye

    07 Nov 2018

    A person suffering from dry eye syndrome does not have enough of the right kind of tears to keep the eye comfortable...

  7. Eyes - glaucoma

    26 Oct 2018

    Glaucoma can happen at any age and without early detection can lead to permanent vision loss and blindness...

  8. Diabetic retinopathy

    11 Jun 2018

    Without treatment, diabetic retinopathy can cause loss of vision and blindness...

  9. Eyes - flash burns

    28 May 2018

    Flash burns are like sunburn in the eye and can affect both your eyes. Find out more...

  10. Eye care - orthoptists

    09 Mar 2018

    Orthoptists assist in the diagnosis and treatment of eye disease...