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Altered image of an orange Daisy imitating sight with refractive error Refractive Errors
Refractive errors are a set of eye conditions that occur because of an irregular eye shape which affects the way light is focused in the eye- these...
Immage of an orange Daisy, blurred etc as if seen by someone with cateracts Cataract
Cataract is a gradual clouding of the eye lens, leading to blurred or dull vision. The eye condition can however be corrected through surgery....
Photo of a lady with pink eye Don’t get blue about pink eye
Conjunctivitis is often called pink eye and is inflammation or infection of the membrane lining the eye and eyelids (the conjunctiva). Treatment of...
Photo of two eyes with the caption "Eye Health: It's Everyone's Business" It's Eye Care Awareness Month!
Are you one of millions of people around the world walking around with a sight-threatening disease? Unless you have your eyes checked regularly by a...
Altered image of an orange Daisy - blurred and black spot over centre Age-related macular degeneration
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is a degenerative retinal disease that affects the macula of the eye resulting in a progressive loss of...
Immage of an eye with ONH Optic Nerve Hypoplasia (ONH)
A person with Optic Nerve Hypoplasia (ONH) has small eye nerves (optic nerves) from the eye to the brain. Some people with ONH also have an abnormal...
Altered photo of orange Daisy to immitate sight with diabetic retinopathy Diabetic retinopathy
People with diabetes are at risk of developing diabetic retinopathy, which is a disease of the blood vessels in the retina of the eye. Image: The...
Altered photo of an orange Daisy to imitate what person with glaucoma would see Glaucoma
Glaucoma is a treatable eye-condition that arises from an increase of pressure in the eye. Increased pressure can damage the eye’s optic nerve...
Photo of a male nurse pointing at a snellen chart Fight for your Sight
Cataract, refractive errors, glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy could cause you to lose your sight. 80 % of...