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Short-sightedness now a global epidemic

More of us are experiencing short-sightedness or myopia, so to what extent are our modern lifestyles and hours spent staring at screens to blame?

Eye health cannot be ignored

National Eye Health Week is an opportunity for all of us to improve the nation's vision, especially as the population ages

Debunking the most common eye myths

Many medical myths are often described as old wives' tales. But technological advances in the last 70 years have resulted in a myriad of "new wives' tales" - especially in the field of sight

Policymaking cannot be divorced from nature’s risks

Many peoples in our collective past have recognised that it is essential to our success as a species that we possess a pertinent awareness of the many ways in which we depended on the health of the natural world and its complex, interconnected ecosystems