Surprising lifestyle factors that impact eye health

As medical knowledge advances and new technologies develop, our understanding of the eye and how best to treat it are constantly improving

Five exciting developments in eye health research

Some of the most important technological and treatment innovations over the past 12 months could transform the future of eyecare

Making avoidable blindness a thing of the past

Social and economic ramifications of sight loss are too big to ignore, but an array of inspiring projects is helping to tackle one of the biggest healthcare battles of our time

Universal eye health: the fight to save the world’s vision

The decades-long initiative to improve eye health worldwide has spawned a number of important milestones in recent years. But how far away are we from stamping out avoidable blindness for good and cutting visual impairment on a global scale?

Calling for free eye tests for employees

Employers have a duty of care to ensure their staff are looked after, so why is eye health often the lowest priority?

Myopia epidemic, battling our blue light obsession

With half the world expected to be myopic within the next three decades, screen time habits may need to change before it’s too late

Teaching computers to see the world like us

Machines that can obtain information from images and multi-dimensional data have been around for years, but what does the future hold for computer vision?

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?